The Society: Subcultures: (Urban Primitive Subcultures )

Similar to the "Bodyart" section under Arts, this area concentrates less on the 'art' aspect, and more on the philosophy, culture and life-style of the Urban Primitive. ----- Link to Arts-Bodyart Urban Primitive Subcultures Society.

Modern primitives or urban primitives are people in developed nations who engage in body modification rituals and practices while making reference or homage to the rite of passage practices in " primitive cultures " These practices may include body piercing, tattooing, play piercing, flesh hook suspension, corset training, scarification, branding, and cutting. (wikipedia)