Banned body art preserves ancient tradition

By Elissa Blake on September 23, 2016

It's ironic, says Kip Fulbeck, that 'Perseverance,' the exhibition he helped create to celebrate the art of the traditional Japanese tattoo, is unlikely to ever be shown in Japan...

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Kip Fulbeck is an UC San Diego Visual Arts MFA Alum. For more on his work, please visit:

Image Credit:
Photo by Kip Fulbeck for the exhibition, Perseverance.

Tattoo by Brian Kaneko.
Image detail is courtesy of The Sydney Morning Herald.

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