bart hess' work pushes the boundaries of art and body modification
i-D talked to the designer of Lady Gaga's slime dress ahead of his performance 'Sleeping Beauty Dreams' at Art Basel
this new exhibition is exploring the future of body modification
‘A. Human’ is an interactive art show endorsed by Kim K.
watch grace neutral transform herself into an anime character
these photos critique south korea's plastic surgery mania
In "Live Your Dream," Eui-Jip Hwang exposes the artifice and unattainability of his birth country’s Western-influenced beauty ideals.
inside the underground subculture of female korean tattoo artists
Although tattooing is illegal in South Korea, these brave women sacrifice safety for art.
grace neutral explores korea's illegal beauty scene (full film)
From the country's underground tattoo scene to the mainstream influences of K-Pop, gang culture, and plastic surgery, tattoo artist and activist Grace Neutral explores how younger generations are challenging traditional views around body image in South...
a look at the influence of gangs and k-pop on korean beauty ideals
In the final episode of Beyond Beauty, Grace Neutral meets a Korean gang member and a K-Pop superstar, to paint a more detailed picture of what influences the country's youth and their vision of modern beauty. While the older generation continues to...
what happens when you challenge korea's traditional idea of beauty?
In the latest episode of 'Beyond Beauty,' Grace Neutral follows the emotional journey of one young South Korean girl, as she reveals her illegal tattoos to her parents. Through a number of dramatic body modifications, Grace has evolved from self...
exploring korea's illegal tattooing scene
In i-D's latest video series, tattoo artist and activist Grace Neutral explores how younger generations are challenging traditional views around beauty and body image across the world. Through a number of dramatic body modifications, Grace has evolved...
10 things we learned about beauty at last night's talk with grace neutral
Tattoo artist and activist Grace Neutral sat down to talk about her experience in South Korea filming i-D’s latest video series.
inside korea's billion dollar beauty industry with grace neutral
In i-D’s latest video series, tattoo artist and activist Grace Neutral explores how younger generations are challenging traditional views around beauty and body image across the world. Through a number of dramatic body modifications, Grace has evolved...
lady gaga is being sued for born this way's pointy face lumps
French body-mod performance artist Orlan is suing Gaga and her creative team for plagiarism.