Photos That Celebrate Being South Asian and Queer
Henna collective Huq That is queering and modernizing the ancient body art.
People Share the Tattoos They Got to Heal From Sexual Assault
'I just needed to feel something because I was so numb all the time.’
By Painting Boobs on Boobs, This Artist Subverts Instagram's Anti-Woman Censorship
Freeing the nipple with Barcelona-based artist Claudia Sahuquillo.
[NSFW] Voluptuous 'Thicc' Goddesses Get Their Due in REEG's Illustrations
The London-based artist exclusively draws and cherishes one thing: curvy women.
F*ck Contouring, We Just Want More of This Magical Hogwarts Body Art
Makeup and special effects aesthete Georgina Ryland keeps the fantasy and the artistry close to her heart.
An Artist Put Wax Butts Around Miami to Expose Everyday Sexual Harassment in Public Places
Allison Bouganim's guerilla "butt intervention" highlights everyday hotbeds for sexual harassment.
This Book Documents the Tattoos of America's Best Chefs
Danny Bowien, Jamie Bissonnette, Dominique Crenn, and others open up about their body art in the recently published Knives & Ink: Chefs and the Stories Behind Their Tattoos.
Monstrous Little Balls of Flesh Become Gruesome Sculptures
This series of fleshy and freakish abstract sculptures illustrate the wonder and terror of the human body.
People with Facial Scarification Explain Why They Got It Done
The process involves cutting out skin using a scalpel, before rubbing the open wounds with peroxide or lemon juice. Unsurprisingly, it's incredibly painful, so people normally have a good reason for going through the agony.
Hyperrealistic Body Paintings Blend into Iconic Landmarks
Artist Trina Merry reworks the nude to explore a spectrum of cultural and political issues.
Waiter, They're Shooting Porn in My Dad's Moustache
The hot new site for miniature dioramas? Dad's upper lip.
We Asked Tattoo Artists for the Lowdown on Modern Ink
"I hate that it's called a tramp stamp," and other things tattoo artists won't normally tell you.