San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Experience painting and getting painted!
Bring a friend, lover, partner, mom, dad, or brother! This class is geared towards creating art on one another in a fun and engaging atmosphere. If you can’t find anyone to bring, you will be paired with another student, so be prepared to play both roles (painter and canvas).
- Every workshop lasts for 2 hours and is limited to 10 students
- Class starts with demonstration by the instructor, then the instructor goes around providing individual attention and guidance for each student.
- Students paint anything they want on their partners for 1 hour then they switch roles.
- After the painting, we do a brief professional photo session.
- Nudity is not a requirement for this class. You can come wearing a backless top.
- We will provide wine and music to help you get in the creative mood.
What to bring
You don’t need to bring anything to the class, but please let us know if you’re coming alone, so we can pair you up with another student.
DENART NY is the first retail body painting studio in New York. We made body painting experience available for the general public, where anyone can just come in and express their story and body through art. After the body painting is done we capture the moment with professional photography. Before we started offering this experience, this was only available was only available for professional models as part of elaborate productions.
DENART Studio Featured on: TODAY Show, Last Call with Carson Daly, NY1, TAFF, RCTI
Co-founder, Master painter at DenArt (www.denartny.com)
Danny Setiawan is an Indonesian born visual artist who combines traditional and digital media in his art.
Danny immigrated to the United States in 1997, and earned his Masters of Fine Arts degree in multimedia from Parsons School of Design in New York in 2003.
In many of his recent works, Danny uses human body as his canvas. Some of his creations, immediately recognizable replications of great paintings of the past, are tributes to his predecessors.
Danny’s work has been featured on TV shows and magazines in the US, Europe and Asia.
Danny currently lives and works in New York City with his wife, dog and a daughter.
When & Where
DENART Body Painting Studio www.denartny.com
DenArt Body Painting studio is the first retail body painting studio in NY. We are the first company that make the body painting experience available for the general public, where anyone can just come in and experience body painting then photographed. Before we came into the picture, this kind of experience was only available for professional models as part of elaborate productions.
DenArt studio started when Danny Setiawan experimented with body painting as a medium to increase the relevancy of his art so he can make more impact through it.
In 2009, Ekaterina Dorozhkina joined and turned it from a merely artistic endeavor into a business.
In 2014, DenArt announced collaboration with Mehron Makeup. Mehron is going to be supplying the paint for the events that DenArt is hosting. From fashion runways to Broadway, Mehron has become a key element in the fashion and beauty world. Performers such as the Black Eyed Peas, Hilary Duff, and Pink have all utilized Mehron’s fantastic products on-stage.
DenArt studio exist to empower through art. We believe in the power of art to change lives for both the creators and the audience.
In addition to our passion in creating beautiful and engaging art to empower the public, DenArt studio aspires to inspire other artists to experiment with new ways to monetize their talents so they can create more art.
DenArt became New York’s famous retail body painting studio that has been featured in the media worldwide. TV appearances include (USA) NBC’s The Daily Show and Last Call with Carson Daly, VH1 (Germany) Prosebian Network’s TAFF, and (Indonesia) RCTI, VOA Network’s Dahsyat Okezone.
The company has also been the subject of various print and online articles published by Make Up Artist, FORTH, and GALO.
Previous clientèle and/or collaborators include American Airlines, American Express, Casio, Klipsch, Kings of Leon, Roberto Cavalli, Stoli Vodka, TY KU Sake, and more.