Kim Joon’s skin canvasses

Korean artist Kim Joon has always investigated tattoos as a subject matter. While still a cultural and legal taboo in Korea, tattoos are for him a way to externalize subconsciousness. They show in broad daylight the hidden desires globally induced in our collective ideologies by materialistic societies. According to Kim, consumerism has turned humans into generic beings of desire; we covet things so much, they almost permeate ourselves.

Kim Joon art

Kim Joon art

Kim Joon art

Kim Joon art

Kim Joon art

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