Tattoo

Photography

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."
Mirjana Milovanovic
1.31.19
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.
Zoe Madden-Smith
1.29.19
Culture

Ariana Grande Is Literally the Pokémon Eevee, So Her Tattoo Is Perfect

Sassy? Check. Flouncy (pony)tail? Check.
Nicole Clark
1.15.19
Culture

Photos That Celebrate Being South Asian and Queer

Henna collective Huq That is queering and modernizing the ancient body art.
Sara Radin
1.11.19
Culture

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.
Kathleen Malay
Rizky Rahad
1.10.19
Australia Today

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.
Gavin Butler
9.19.18
mental health

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.”
Nathan Tempey
8.31.18
Tattoos

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.
Stefano Santangelo
5.3.18
VICE TONIC

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.
Grant Stoddard
1.25.18
Inside Outsider

The Tattooist for the Yakuza Explains Why Tattoos Should Never Be Seen

"When something becomes a fashion, it isn’t fascinating anymore."
Mahmood Fazal
11.15.17
Inside Outsider

A Tense, Sake-Fuelled Afternoon With Japan's Yakuza

We talked police crackdowns and severed fingers with Japan's most famous underworld organisation.
Mahmood Fazal
8.31.17
We Are New Zealand

Meet the 21-Year-Old Inking Pacific Culture on New Zealanders

Step inside Small Axe Studio, where tattoo artist Matiah Koloamatangi and her father work side by side.
VICE Staff
8.30.17
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