Beyond Skin is a comprehensive showcase of Don Ed Hardy's career. This full-color, hardcover 290 page survey features hundreds of works in a variety of mediums—paintings, prints, flash, and works in porcelain. Text is divided into sections highlighting a variety of themes Hardy has explored since childhood, expanding upon but not limited to the world of tattooing. The illuminating text by folk historian Alan Govenar presents an in-depth survey of how Hardy's works express and integrate a broad range of cultural forces with an astounding array of themes and symbols. It situates his work in context with art history and mythology.
Hardcover, 240 pages, text in English, German and French.
12.8" x 10.25", 240 pages, hardbound
Due to it's large size, this title can only be shipped USPS via priority mail.