Nudity may be used as a part of artistic or erotic performance, such as in nude performance artnude body painting ex. The physical action only represents a more grandiose, metaphorical one. The term "partial nudity" is sometimes used to refer to exposure of skin beyond what the person using the expression considers to be within the limits of modesty. Virtually the only time that clothes came back on was for meals. Archived from the original on 11 November The Strip and Dip event has been an annual charity fixture since it was started by Dublin cancer survivor Deirdre Featherstone injust weeks after her own mastectomy. This page was last edited on 23 Octoberat
In some cultures, toplessness is regarded as partial nudity, and the exposure of breasts or nipples may be regarded as indecent exposure.