Nude Bodies Mimic Motorcycles

Trina Merry combines performance art and body paint in The Human Motorcycle Project for the Progressive International Motorbike Show. The San Francisco-based artist brings painted naked bodies of circus performers, yoga instructors, dancers & models interspersed together to create an amazing life-like version of 3 motorcycles – dirtbike, cruiser, and sports bike. The models were covered with natural, hypoallergenic bodypaint applied before the models took their positions and touched-up once they were in place. The whole process took 3 days and an arduous 13 to 18 hours with 5 to 6 minute intervals of posing.

To check out another spread of body painted models, try the 2014 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Models in Nothing but Body Paint (NSFW).

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