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Meet the Tattoo Collective Who Prioritise Pain Over Aesthetics

Brutal Black describe their ritualistic approach to the needle as a "big fuck you" to soulless corporate tattoo culture.


'Absolute Responsibility': A Young Māori Tattooist on the Ancient Tradition of Tā Moko

Moko Smith uses traditional tools handcrafted from pig tusks to create tattoos from Aotearoa's pre-European past.


Randy Marsh and a Crying Drake: People Talk About Their Most Ridiculous Tattoos

Spur of the moment decisions that last a lifetime.