Body Art

Ana Mendieta

Ana Mendieta, a groundbreaking feminist Cuban artist best known for her earth-body performances, explored female identity through photography, film, and sculpture. Her life was quite turbulent – when she was just 12, she was exiled from Cuba and sent to an orphanage in Iowa, United States. Mendieta used to search for and address important contact [&hellip...

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Henry Hate

Henry Hate, a London-based visual and tattoo artist, creates bold and iconoclastic art which revolutionizes pop culture icons and challenges common opinions and points of view. His colorful work covers a wide range of topics, such as sexuality, myths,...

Otto D'Ambra portrait - image via curiousdukegallery

Otto D’Ambra

Otto D’Ambra is an Italian visual and internationally renowned tattoo artist, known for his avant-garde tattoo style and surrealistic hand-made prints and etchings. His tattoos, drawings, and etchings revolve around the concept of hybrid animals, which are...

Koh Sang Woo - portrait

Koh Sang Woo

Recognizable by the blue tone photograph that captures his subject using negative film, Koh Sang Woo is a visual artist who consolidates photography, performance, and painting. His work is a result of dialogue with the model. The Decoration of their bodies...

Emma Hack

The ability to successfully camouflage human body, to hide it and yet emphasize its beauty is probably the strongest quality of Emma Hack. One of the most famous and recognized Australian artists, she’s chosen the unique combination of painting on canvas,...

Cathy Belanger - Untitled artwork (detail)

Cathy Belanger

Cathy Bélanger is a Canadian artist best known for her academic technique she uses to make a grisaille oil and layering thirty glaze thereafter.   Japanese and American Tatoo   Cathy Bélanger was born in 1985 in Trois-Rivières, a city in the...

Xav

Xav

Xav a is self taught Spanish graffiti and tattoo artist.   Xav and the World of Graffiti   Little is known about this talented artist. Xav was born in Gijón (Asturias) and as far as he remembers he was passionate about painting and drawing. So,...

body art

Jean-Luc Moerman

Jean-Luc Moerman is a Belgian modern artist who takes the idea of body marking and body art and applies it to contemporary female and male icons. Using pen and ink, he transforms well-known photographs, making it appear that the subject is covered in tattoos....

photography, installation

Dennis Oppenheim

Dennis Oppenheim was an American conceptual artist, performance artist, earth artist, sculptor and photographer. He was born in small town Electric City, Washington state, in 1938. There was not much art about, but his mother encouraged his early aptitude....

Sandi Calistro

Sandi Calistro is an American painter and tattoo artist known for her whimsical style. She is the co-owner of Kaze Gallery, which will be closing soon, and is in the process of opening a new studio, Ritual Tattoo & Gallery. Featured image: Sandi Calistro...