The 2013 Australian Body Art Awards and Face Body Painting Convention have moved to Melbourne CBD and will be held from 17th to 21st April 2013.

The Australian Body Art Awards has become Australia’s face and body painting event of the year. It is the centre of the Australian Face and Body Art community and has a week of National Face and Body Painting competitions.

There are several categories for competition including, body painting, UV body painting, costume painting, special FX and face painting. This is the only National Australian Face and Body Painting Championship that is affiliated with the World Body Painting Association.

The Australian Body Art Awards will be held at Arrow on Swanston in Melbourne. The public is welcome to view this spectacular art form come to life during the shows and award presentations.

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