Vice Guide to Right Now
A Tattoo Kit Made From Human Bones Has Been Dated at 2,700 Years Old
The lead archaeologists behind the discovery says the tools would have been "a lot more painful."
Portraits of Gang Members With Their Tattoos Digitally Removed
"I hope these photos give the public a chance to see these people for who they really are."
News of Zealand
Kiwi Singer Kelsy Karter Gets Harry Styles' Face Tattooed On Hers
The accuracy of the portrait is very much up for debate.
Ariana Grande Is Literally the Pokémon Eevee, So Her Tattoo Is Perfect
Sassy? Check. Flouncy (pony)tail? Check.
Photos That Celebrate Being South Asian and Queer
Henna collective Huq That is queering and modernizing the ancient body art.
How Tattoos Saved These Indonesian Women From Sexual Slavery In World War II
A local marriage tradition in the island of Timor helped these women escape becoming comfort women during Japanese occupation.
Aussie Cops Aren’t Happy about Having to Cover up Their Tattoos
Australian Federal Police officers are outraged over new dress codes requiring them to cover their tattoos, claiming that "Aussie Bogan" is their religion.
How Your Art Changes When You’re Told You’re Dying
“What I'm doing is immortality,” Jeiven says. “I'm putting art on people that's going to walk around after I'm gone.”
Here's How to Make Your Own Tattoo Gun
We're not saying you should, but if you're so inclined, here are a few tips.
I Tried Microblading to Get Hollywood Eyebrows
If you think this sounds a bit like getting tattoos on your face well, it sort of is.
The Tattooist for the Yakuza Explains Why Tattoos Should Never Be Seen
"When something becomes a fashion, it isn’t fascinating anymore."
A Tense, Sake-Fuelled Afternoon With Japan's Yakuza
We talked police crackdowns and severed fingers with Japan's most famous underworld organisation.