What you are about to see, are not paintings on canvas! Alexa Meade paints with acrylics directly on human flesh creating the illusion of painterly portraits.

“Alexa Meade is an installation artist based in the Washington, DC area. Her background in the world of political communications has fueled her intellectual interest in the tensions between perception and reality. [Read more...]

Alexa Meade’s innovative use of paint on the three dimensional surfaces of found objects, live models, and architectural spaces has been incorporated into a series of installations that create a perceptual shift in how we experience and interpret spatial relationships.” (from her BIO)

Website: alexameade.com | Flickr: flickr.com/photos/alexameade/

Jamie

Portrait of Alexa Meade

Bernie

Egg On Egg

Living Still Life

Natura Morta

Sara

Timmy

Will

Ann

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