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Women of Color Examine Assimilation Through Body Painting

Ashleigh Alexandria paints her models to blend in and stand out in urban spaces.
Francesca Capossela
6.29.17
body painting

Meet the Body Painting Artist Disrupting Portraiture

Known for creating the illusion that real-life people and places are inside the world of a 2D painting, Alexa Meade was among those honored at the 2017 Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Awards.
Kara Weisenstein
5.4.17
Art

"Body Marbling" Is Body Painting's Trippy Cousin

This UV-reactive paint dip will turn your skin into a work of glowing art.
J.H. Fearless
2.5.17
Art

Body Painting and Performance Art Collide in 'SCAR CYMBALS'

Donna Huanca slathers naked bodies with paint, latex, and cosmetics to confront our reactions to flesh.
DJ Pangburn
11.20.16
Art

Painting Reality on Top of Reality Makes You Question Reality

Alexa Meade showcases her impressive depth-defying body-painting—this time with a summertime pinup girl.
Diana Shi
7.23.16
Art

Meet the Body Painting Artist Blending Humans into Nature

Nude bodies get painted into jungle and desert landscapes to show the power of being one with the Earth.
Anna Marks
7.1.16
Art

Trippy Advertisements Make the Body More Than a Canvas

Master graphic designer Jessica Walsh tells us about turning models into body-painted inspirational posters for Middle Eastern department store Aïzone.
Eva Recinos
6.5.16
Art

Martian Women Take Over an Otherworldly Puerto Rico

Senen Llanos set painted models against alien landscapes.
DJ Pangburn
2.6.16
Sex

Bang on a Canvas to Make Art with This Sex Paint Kit

Allure Art is the ideal Valentine's Day gift for significant others who need a jolt of creativity.
Beckett Mufson
2.3.16
Art

Insta of the Week: 3D Street Art Becomes Body Paintings

Natasha Farnsworth's designs on human flesh make your skin crawl.
Beckett Mufson
12.11.15
Art

SYNCHRODOGS Transforms the Southwest into a Supernatural Photo Series

We caught up with SYNCHRODOGS' Tania Shcheglova and Roman Noven to talk about their monthlong road trip and the dangers of shooting nudes in nature.
Sami Emory
9.8.15
Art

A Very-Pregnant Amanda Palmer Recreated a Damien Hirst

Said Amanda Fucking Palmer, "This is a slightly weird one, but bear with me."
Sami Emory
8.21.15
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