Sandwiched In


Friday November 2, 2012: 12:10 pm - 1:30 pm

SANDWICHED IN: Tattoo: Art or Not? Tattooing has been a Eurasian practice at least since Neolithic times. More recently, tattoos were a symbol of working class masculinity, and are now accepted into the middle class. This change in the status of the tattoo has steadily evolved from that of an anti-social activity to that of a trendy fashion statement. But are tattoos art? Join art historian Mary Vahey for an illustrated lecture and come to your own conclusions. 12:10 p.m.