tattoo art

8.9.17

Meet the Italian Artists Inking Museum-Worthy Tattoos

Venetian lace and Victorian jewelry inspire the works of Marco Manzo and Francesca Boni.

7.3.17

These Miyazaki and Adventure Time Tattoos Are Rainbow Magic

Montreal-based David Côté’s surreal tattoos are colorful and crisp.

6.23.17

Don't Tell This Glitch Tattoo Artist What to Ink

London and Paris-based tattoo artist LOUIS.LOVELESS obeys no rules but his own.

4.25.17

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.

4.10.17

Tattoo Femme Fatales Sear Your Soul with Hollow Eyes

They would be creepy, if they weren’t so lovely.

11.13.16

Jesus, Shiva, and the Kabbalah Cavort In these Tattoo-Inspired Paintings

A book of paintings by Robert Ryan challenge the boundaries between the ancient and modern worlds.

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10.17.16

We Asked Tattoo Artists for the Lowdown on Modern Ink

"I hate that it's called a tramp stamp," and other things tattoo artists won't normally tell you.

9.22.16

This Tattoo Artist's Scar Cover-Up Broke the Internet

We spoke to Makkala Rose about getting into the biz and the impact her work has had on people.

2.23.16

Tattoo Artist Covers Bodies with Sacred Geometry and Mythological Animals

Jaya Suartika makes the body a canvas for his fragmented mythologies, animals, and patterns.

2.6.16

Classical Paintings Rock Modern Tats

In this Photoshopped series, the 'Mona Lisa' boasts knuckle tattoos.

11.30.15

Caution: Dangerous Curves Ahead

From street to inked skin, artist Aaron Kai's waves have staying power.

9.9.15

A Tattoo Artist Is Giving Domestic Violence Survivors New Beginnings

In Brazil, Flavia Carvalho works with women to cover up scars of violence.

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