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Musashino Art University student Kana Ogawara displays body paintings by Hikaru Cho on her hands at an art event in Tokyo.

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Strangely, I find myself looking more at the model than the art ...

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Love the eye-hand coordination.

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Alex EinzAug. 12, 2014 - 11:08AM JST

not new or even original concept ... musashino level went proper down these days eh

Agree. Not Original. There is another famous European photographer doing something similar much before This is borderline plagiarism...

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Simple, don't get tattoos.

But everyone wants to show their individuality so they can be like everyone else.

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I love the eye on the hand. That would make a cool tattoo.

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i think it is good performance.

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Hand with eye alone would have been better. Often less is more.

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Is there every a topic about body art, that someone doesn't make a smart aleck comment about Japanese bath houses and tattoos?

Simple, don't get tattoos.

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@gogogo

...Only it's paint. It washes off.

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not new or even original concept ... musashino level went proper down these days eh

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This art, tattoo's get you bared from all swimming pools, bathes and gyms in Japan :)

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So in order to be an "art student" you let somebody else paint on you?

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Would art be allowed in the local pool ?

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This is strictly my interpretation of her art: blue eyes=white person, zipper on arm=enter body. In other words, "A white person may enter my bod.."

Uh, think you might be reading a little too much into this...

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Grotesque...

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I wish I had the means, or at least open minded parents who could have let me study whatever I felt like at university, including art. That way you would have seen one less bitter poster on JT. This is strictly my interpretation of her art: blue eyes=white person, zipper on arm=enter body. In other words, "A white person may enter my bod.."

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Graffiti on the hands.

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