Zipping up the human body and more

After chancing upon a picture of one of super-young (she’s 19) Japanese artist Chooo-San’s acrylic body painting works on Facebook, we had to find more. And find, we did: more zippers, buttons, laces and power sockets. Our favourite’s still the one with the zipper on the back. Wonder if we’ll see the ubiquitous ‘YKK’ on the pull-tab if we look closer.

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Low Lai Chow travels light and is working on exercising demons from her past. Find out more about her at