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INKED: Tattoo Imagery in Contemporary Art

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INKED: Tattoo Imagery in Contemporary Art
Curated by: Peter Van Ael, Agnes Ma

200 Visual Arts Building
DeKalb, IL 60115
August 29th, 2011 - October 13th, 2011
Opening: September 22nd, 2011 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.olsongallery.niu.edu
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
Other (outside main areas)
EMAIL:  
jackolsongallery@gmail.com
PHONE:  
815-753-4521
OPEN HOURS:  
Monday-Thursday: 10a-4p, Friday: 10a-12p
SCHOOL ASSOCIATION:  
Northern Illinois University
TAGS:  
tattoos mixed-media, tattooing, ink photography digital, graffiti/street-art, conceptual, pop, realism, landscape, surrealism, figurative, modern, sculpture
COST:  
Free and Open to the Public

DESCRIPTION

Inked showcases the work of contemporary artists who document, reference, appropriate, and interprate both traditional and contemporary style tattoo imagery in their work. The exhibition brings together the work of seven artists, who all bring a highly individual approach to exploring tattoo imagery.

Video by the Northern Star on INKED and TATTOO: An American Evolution & Tattoo Imagery in Contemporary Art

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kCSWADKPJqk