Since late last century, body painting has been used by renowned photographers and artists who use this technique to carry out thematic work or exhibitions, Craig Tracy is one of them. The artist from New Orleans, focuses his work on painting, with the idea of becoming a specialist in this field changing his canvas by human bodies.
From landscapes to animals, Tracy transmits his ideas so that sometimes it is not easy to know that it is body painting. The creator has a natural ability to achieve optical illusions. And although his work is completely different comes to remind us of the best tattoo artists for his ability to work with the skin.
Did you know…?
Craig Tracy has the first gallery in the world dedicated to body painting as an art, in it can be seen photographs, videos, paintings and books on this technique. If you’re near New Orleans do not hesitate to visit it.
Source and images: Craig Tracy