This book is the ultimate gift for anyone who is a devotee of tattoo art. This however, is not about tattoo art, it is a book dedicated to the art created by Ed Hardy, one of the world's most famous tattoo artists and many of the pieces that he has created that have not been on someone's skin. It also delves in to the art that has inspired him to come up with his own creations. So if you are, or someone you know, is in to tattoo art then you will be delighted with this very special hardcover coffee table edition.
Internationally renowned for breathing new life into tattooing, Ed Hardy has created a startling array of artwork “Beyond Skin” over the last four decades. Hardy’s drawings, prints, paintings, and newest pieces in porcelain effortlessly cross boundaries.
Integrating the iconography of every thing and every place, from classic tattoo flash and Hollywood cartoons to the Old West, from Asia and Polynesia to Medieval Europe, Hardy achieves a weird beauty by mixing the grotesque, humorous, subtle, and flamboyant.Text in English, German, French, Spanish and Italian.
For Ages: 18+ years old
Language: English , German , French , Spanish , Italian
Number Of Pages: 239
Published: 20th December 2009
Publisher: teNeues Verlag GmbH + Co KG
Dimensions (cm): 32.4 x 25.8 x 3.4
Weight (kg): 2.43