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Tattoos: More Than Just Art

10 Dec

I have always been fascinated by body modification (re: Orlan post). While more extreme modification like scarring and implants worry me a little, I can respect someone’s decision to do it. My fascination has really been in tattoos. I wanted to explore this topic a little further for my final project in this course, so I chose to film a short documentary on women and tattoos. The quality on this video isn’t as nice as I would like, but nonetheless, here it is.

The Body as a Canvas: Women and Their Tattoos.