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Lady In Blue - Body Painting

Body Painting Is Living Art!

Only for a few hours, body painting became fine art, and then it was washed away forever
 
 
Story and Pictures By Terry Check – MODE
July/August 2016 ‘The Art of Beauty Issue’ of Mode Lifestyle Magazine
 
 

 

 

Alexander Wang

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Lady In Blue - Body Painting Lady In Blue – Body Painting

 

Contemporary artists from twelve countries gathered in Atlanta to create “living art” expressing the “human condition” in today’s world. Instead of painting on canvas, the thirty-six artists created their artwork on human bodies. Like painting on canvas, body painting in Australia, Africa and the Pacific islands and later throughout the world is centuries old, originating with indigenous cultures, often worn during ceremonies, using clay, berry juice, wet charcoal and other natural pigments. Often times, circus clowns and stage performers wore elaborate costumes together with face painting. Today, in a more subdued form, many women “face paint” with cosmetics in order to enhance their natural beauty.

Alexander Wang

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Angelle Chang - MODE Mar/Apr 2013: Angelle-52-61-Spread-Slide

ANGELLE DANCE – With Angelle Chang

ANGELLE DANCE With Angelle Chang Photography: Michel Zoeter Stylist: Dieudonnee Bouwman Model: Angelle Chang Hair/Makeup: Roxi Podrono Shot on Location: Arnhem Outfit: Ayla van Maarschalkerweerd Jewelry: …

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International Model Méghane De Croock - In MODE's World's 100 Most Beautiful Women 2016 List

International Fashion Model Méghane De Croock is in “Mode’s World’s 100 Most Beautiful Women 2016”

Méghane De Croock A world citizen with family from Belgium, born in Italy, and raised in Switzerland! Editor: Dominique Beaumont Photography: Alex Alberti Makeup Artist: …

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