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08 / 10 / 2016
Artists paint model for first body art display at local Virginia festival

DAVID CRIGGER/BHC Kali Kallas, the first body art model at the Virginia Highlands Festival, was covered in a wide array of designs from the face on her stomach to a mural of the Martha Washington Inn on her back. “I feel really cool,” said 19-year-old Kallas, who added that […] Read more Artists paint model […]

08 / 09 / 2016
Get your body painted at a free rooftop party this Saturday

New Yorkers may not have Burning Man to claim as their own this August, but that doesn’t mean we can’t get weird this summer . This Saturday, the Abstract body painting party returns to the DL rooftop for a free evening of psychedelic body art, global house music and […] Read more Get your body […]

08 / 08 / 2016
Bodypainting challenge in downtown Concord part of international competition

Submitted photo Artists will be painting models, using their skin as canvas for the temporary art that will be on display during the challenge series in Concord. The championship will be held in Greensboro this year, and as the event draws closer, organizers are planning a series of challenge […] Read more Bodypainting challenge in […]

08 / 07 / 2016
Painting Reality on Top of Reality Makes You Question Reality

Screencap and gifs via The extraordinary power of blending is exhibited in a dimension video of a painting featuring a beach-going pinup girl, painted on a beach-going pinup girl. Artist Alexa Meade considers using the human body as a canvas to be an exploration of perspectives. She states on […] Read more Painting Reality on […]

08 / 05 / 2016
Walking work of (X-rated) art: Maitland Ward goes 100% nude under body paint

FILTH: Maitland Ward ditched her clothes completely By the looks of these pictures, the answer is a solid no. The professional flesh-flasher excitedly took to Comic-Con in San Diego this week with a rather different approach to cosplay. Instead of attempting her usual sexy Princess Leia ensemble, the actress […] Read more Walking work of […]