body painting, illustration and art

Artist Alexa Meade Shares Her Process and Work: Your Body Is My Canvas.

 Artist Alexa Meade on if it's hip, it's here

By applying paint to her subjects rather than to canvas, artist Alexa Meade turns people, food and still lives into 3D installations as 2D paintings. (more…)

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Welcome To Cannes. Adobe Video and Print Campaign Honors New Creatives.

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Art directors are becoming animators. Print designers are becoming web designers. Illustrators are also photographers, who are editors who also shoot film. These are the New Creatives and Adobe is celebrating their work with a campaign from Goodby Silverstein & Partners, that makes them the face of marketing – literally and figuratively. (more…)

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Natalie Sharp Paints Her Face as Eight Different Album Covers.

Several blogs have featured recent images of Face painter Natalie Sharp’s own visage made up as various music album covers, but none have shown the actual record cover art that inspired the makeup. That said, I’m going to do that for you as well as share close-ups of her impressive face paint. (more…)

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2014 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Models Wearing Nothing But Body Paint.

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It’s that time of year again. Time for Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit edition – only with body paints instead of real swimsuits. We shouldn’t be surprised that our post on 2013 SI Swimsuit models wearing nothing but body paint is one of our most popular. So of course we’ve got a look at this year’s SI bathing suit models with painted-on swimsuits. (more…)

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25 Body Art Illusions Done With Acrylic Paint By Hiraku Cho.

Hiraku Cho Body Art Illusions

An illustrator and graphic designer by trade, Tokyo-born artist ???????????? Hiraku Cho, plays with applying acrylic paint directly on the skin, giving the illusion of human forms invaded by technology, fruit and even other humans. (more…)

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The Lids Are A Canvas For Tal Peleg Who Tells Stories With Eye Make-Up.

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Tal wearing her own Princess and The Pea eye makeup

Israeli based make-up artist and blogger Tal Peleg’s extraordinary eye makeups are inspired by movies, television, children’s books, fairy tales, musicals, holidays and the state of the human mind. (more…)

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