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Tattoo Images

Posted on June 18, 2012 by matthewbrown Posted in images | Leave a comment

28 Days Images

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Twenty Eight Days

Posted on June 18, 2012 by matthewbrown

Selected from the ongoing drawing series.   Curated by Steven Tong.

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A new exhibit ponders the problem of preserving skin art by Victoria Handysides

Posted on June 15, 2012 by matthewbrown

Whether they’re aware of it or not, anyone etched with permanent ink is a living, breathing work of art, their skin a squishy, organic canvas. While tattoos, in their traditional ink-to-skin format, are commonly considered “permanent,” they’re not (in the … Continue reading

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Tattoo

Posted on June 15, 2012 by matthewbrown

Group exhibition curated By Nicole Sharp List of works: bite and Burn (central, pacific, atlantic), 2005-2009, One Video on DVD Raw footage of events of bite and Burn (central, pacific, atlantic) bite and burn Prints (seventy eight in total), 2005-2009, … Continue reading

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The body’s artistic potential: Tattoo Exhibition on Display at the Owens. By: Joel Young

Posted on March 21, 2012 by matthewbrown

Once a form of outsider insignia popular among biker gangs and crooks, tattoos have now found their way into fine art galleries. Really, it’s strange to think that an art form as difficult and interesting as tattooing would ever be … Continue reading

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Bite and Burn. By Mike Landry.

Posted on December 19, 2010 by matthewbrown

Prints taken from Jason Fitzpatrick’s back for “Bite and Burn.” After the final print was taken off the freshly finished black stripe of a tattoo running down Jason Fowler Fitzpatrick’s spine, he was done with Bite and Burn. After a … Continue reading

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Armouring Prints

Posted on December 5, 2010 by matthewbrown Posted in armouring | 1 Comment

Bomber Images

Posted on December 5, 2010 by matthewbrown Posted in images | 1 Comment

Statement for Bite and Burn; encore, 2009. MSVU Gallery.

Posted on December 3, 2010 by matthewbrown

Statement for Bite and Burn; encore MSVU Gallery 2009 In my projects I intermingle my interests in art history and philosophy (phenomenology) with my personal involvement with physical labour, class systems and gender specific rituals in North American sub-cultures. My most recent … Continue reading

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