World Bodypainting Festival news: Body Art At The International Bodypainting Festival 2013; Overview news report

Body Art At The International Bodypainting Festival 2013; Overview news report


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Body Art At The International Bodypainting Festival 2013; Overview news report and festival explained...

Human Statue Bodyart, in conjunction with Human Entertainment and Media Man Int, are delighted to bring some exciting news updates on the International Bodypainting Festival, direct from Austria (in Europe) to Sydney, Australia. Read on for details and be sure to check out the official website and YouTube channel for hundreds of amazing bodyart and bodypainted creations...

* Hundreds of models and artists flock to the annual Body Painting World Festival
* Event, which takes place in Poertschach, Austria, now in its 16th year
* Artists take inspiration from nature and science fiction as they vie for the prestigious top prize

The World Bodypainting Festival: the world's most colourful event with the World Championships, shows, music, fashion, workshops, demonstrations, exhibitions, photo areas and much more.


Since 1998 the world’s most colourful event has taken place every year in Austria. The “World Bodypainting Festival” is the biggest art event in the bodypainting theme and ten thousands of visitors admire the wonderful work of the participants. Artists from 40 nations worldwide come to this unique event and put body art into the mountain and lake scenery.

Pörtschach at the lake Wörthersee near the state capitol Klagenfurt is the location for until 2013. The festival week is from 1 - 7 July 2013.

The town Pörtschach, the most impressive location in the state, surrounded by turquoise water is the perfect backdrop for the art form. The very compact town locates all programs within just a few hundred meters. The Congress Center offering space for most of the workshop classes and the "Castel Leonstain" is the new Body Circus location.

Festival Highlights:

* The world championships in bodypainting
* Night contest for UV effects
* World Facepainting Award
* Special Effects Make-up Award & Amateur Awards
* WB-Academy with more than 50 different workshop classes, demos and lectures
* BodyCircus, the surreal ballroom
* Extensive exhibition area & market
* International photo contest
* Huge music synchronized fireworks
* "Bodypaint City TV" with interviews, live broadcasts and web streaming

WBF.Sound.Institute presents:
* Music concerts of national and international bands
* International DJ Acts
* Dance Music Stage
* Music & show performances
* DJ & music workshops

WBF.Fashion.Department presents:
* BodyArt Fashion Show
* Styling Zone
* WBF Fashion Park, the fashion boutique of young designers
* WBF Couture Award, the young fashion designer award

Mission: Imagine a painter who can create an image from an idea in the fullness of colour, design and expression, and then imagine this artist asking their canvas to sing, dance or scream.

Company Overview: World Bodypainting Festival is a wb-production event. Established in 1998, the festival developed into the World Awards for Body and Facepainting Artists.


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World Bodypainting Festival 2013 YouTube

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