Intricate Patterns Coat the Body Like a Blank Canvas

 - May 2, 2009   Updated: Jun 20 2011
References: 3dpaint.blogspot
These body mosaics are a reflection of the evolution of body painting throughout the ages. The art of body painting goes way back to the stone age, although it has heavily evolved since and varies depending on the time and place

Using the body as a canvas can vary greatly, from tattoos to body mosaics, all art forms that involve the use of the human physique.

Implications - Body modification in the form of body art, tattoos and body paintings are becoming a more socially acceptable form of self-expression. Additionally, there is a growing emphasis on individuality and individual style in this increasingly diverse world. As a result, the means of artistic self expression are much less restrictive, which is why body art is on the rise.