Can You Feel It?


arianapagerussellskin1 skinxarianapagerussellskin4 arianapagerussellskin6arianapagerussellskin5 arianapagerussellskin7Ariana Page Russell has dermatographia – a disorder that causes her skin to become raised and inflamed even when lightly scratched.

In this photoseries, entitled ‘Skin’, she creates temporary art by inducing patterns of welts (which, despite their angry appearance, are painless and fade away after about half an hour)