When: Fri., May 12, 7-9:30 p.m. 2017
Altered Elegance, a transformation from the normality of appearance to the acute. Emily Kontelis is a Bay Area local artist who’s first exposure to art was seeing it on her parent’s skin. In the traditional sense, body modification is deeply rooted in a number of different cultures and usually surrounded in ritual. Altered Elegance, showcases the individuals in the body mod and suspension community who, reflects the lengths that people will go to find happiness in the way they look regardless of social norms. Pieces will be of various sizes and affordability. Food and Drinks provided.