Liu Bolin - The Invisible Man. Bolin paints himself and others into the surroundings creating the illusion of transparency. He says his art is a protest against the actions of the Government, who shut down his art studio in 2005 and persecutes artists. It’s about not fitting into modern society
Hiding In by Liu Bolin strange frescoes emerge where paradoxically the camouflage of the body increases its visibility. In the overloaded departments of a supermarket, pinned against propagandist posters , squashed by the brightness of the nationalist flag, The more the man hides, the more his burying breaks.
'Chinese artist Liu Bolin has become world renowned for his camouflage art. Liu uses a team of two assistants to paint the camouflage onto him to make him invisible, and each photograph can take up to ten hours to set up. In some cases, Liu has his assistants paint his body and then he remains extremely still until an unsuspecting passer-by happens to walk past." Caption at link