Body Painted Models Blend into NYC's Urban Backdrop

By: Jana Pijak - Aug 5, 2014
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Body painter Trina Merry is known for her incredible body of work and her latest photo series is already gaining attention for its striking imagery of New York City. The artist has filled NYC streets with body painted models that are strategically blended into their urban backdrop.

At first glance, these models appear hidden within their surroundings and give classic metropolitan landmarks a bold new spirit. This series of NYC landmark portraits features personified imagery of Frank Lloyd Wright's Guggenheim Museum, along with model-infused captures of The Brooklyn Bridge, Empire State Building and Central Park among other famed tourist spots.

Trina Merry's stunning photo series showcases the artist's talent for body painting and illustrates her monumental vision for this set of images.