Posts tagged "dermotographia"

Written On The Body

Ariana Page Russell has a skin condition called dermotographia, a condition where her mega-sensitive skin swells up at even the lightest contact. Rather than wallow in her condition, Russell opted to turn her condition -- and her skin -- into art. Russell draws complex patterns, poems and designs into her skin, creating a creepy/cool meta-statement on how…

By: Julie Gerstein / November 8, 2011