Living Art America, The North American Bodypainting Championship, is the Most Important Bodypainting Showcase in the Western Hemisphere
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Artist Applications Now Accepted
Compete for the highest award given on the North American continent. This year will be bigger and better than ever before!
Competition Models Wanted!
To participate in America’s most prestigious bodypainting contest! Now held entirely in North Carolina!
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A limited number of official Living Art America photographers will be given special access. Independent “free range” and studio photographer positions are now available!
Overview of the 2016 Event!
For Artists, Assistants, Models, and Photographers. There is a lot more to love about Living Art America! Get the details now!
Sanctioned by the World Bodypainting AssociationLiving Art America is the Biggest and Best Bodypainting Competition in the USA
Several years ago, artist-photographer Sandee Johnson of Asheville, North Carolina, began costuming and creating characters for her imaginative photo shoots. A natural progression evolved into body painting to complete character transformations. After meeting Scott...read more
“Bodies as Works of Art” is sanctioned by the World Bodypainting Association and has gained worldwide recognition as America’s premier bodypainting challenge. Produced by Living Art America, as a benefit for The Chelko Foundation Scholarship An international all-star...read more
The second Living Art Greensboro was FABULOUS! A part of the “17 Days Festival”, it featured current and former World Champions as well as first-timers. Contestants from Europe, Australia and South America mixing with local talent. Exhibitions by Organic Armor...read more
The International Fine-Art Bodypainting Association presents The 2015 Fine-Art Bodypainting Award Sponsored wholly by the Chelko Foundation to be presented as part of Living Art America, The North American Bodypainting Championship, on October 3, 2015, In Atlanta....read more