Tattoo. Art under the skin - Caixaforum
05/17/2022 - 08/28/2022
Tattoos are a centuries-old practice, and today they have become a truly global phenomenon. CaixaForum is devoting an exhibition to the practice of tattooing, and offers visitors an anthropological, geographical and artistic journey from its Polynesian origins in the eighteenth century to the present day. A look at its uses and functions, its social role, and its place in artistic expression. The exhibition "Tattoo, art under the skin" brings together more than 240 historical and contemporary works, including the work of tattoo artists from countries such as Japan, USA, France, Switzerland and Polynesia..