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Liu Bolin aka ‘Invisible Man’ is a Chinese artist who perfectly disguises himself to match the surroundings like a chameleon. Bolin combines a number of techniques to achieve the imagery without the use of photoshop – from sculpture to body art, and from performance to photography, he is able to model for hours without moving to achieve the remarkable trompe l’oeil.
Liu Bolin stands still for hours on end as artists paint a camouflage on him that perfectly blends him into the surroundings. The results ar...
Liu Bolin - "the invisible man" an artist whose mission is to become invisible, in protest of the oppressive Chinese government.
#BodyPaintMagazine #Art #BodyArt #BodyPaint #Model #Photography #BodyPainting Hiding In The City by Chinese artist, Liu Bolin.
Chinese artist Liu Bolin camouflages himself into any surroundings with paint.... pretty amazing work!
“My intention was not to disappear in the environment but instead to let the environment take possession of me.” stated Liu Bolin, an artist from China’s Shandong province, born in 1973. Known as The Invisible Man, Bolin’s most popular works are from his “Hiding in the City” series; photographic works that began as performance art in 2005. Helped by his assistants, Bolin stands still for hours in a landscape while they paint on him to create a camouflage, blending him into his surroundings.
Optical illusions: artist Liu Bolin #xinlelu #art #fashion # inspiration
Optical illusions: artist Liu Bolin. #LiuBolin
Body Painting - Camouflage / Liu Bolin