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Art Nov 8, 2011

Video: Skin – Tattoo Culture as High Art

“Ryan Hope’s debut film, Skin, is a documentary that tests the boundaries of art and the human body, Skin is a dark, stylish examination of tattoo culture as high art. Featuring contributions from Damien Hirst, Jeff Koons and Raymond… Read more
Art Nov 3, 2011

Video: A Day with ZOMBIE BOY

[vimeo width="540" height="400"] Director Michael Hurley put together this clip for Inked Magazine entitled ‘A Day with ZOMBIE BOY’. It’s a behind the scenes look at a fashion editorial that was shot featuring ZOMBIE BOY. Read more
Books & Magazines May 14, 2011

London Tattoos

Forthcoming from Prestel, London Tattoos is the latest project from award winning photographer Alex MacNaughton. His aim is to show how tattoos reflect the character and lifestyle of the wearer. He’s currently shooting subjects, so if you’d… Read more
Art May 19, 2010

Fleurs de peau

A simple post on Sang Bleu totally caught me today. Nothing more than page views from Fleurs de peau, a book containing photographs from a French dermatologist. Lots of stunning 1930s era tattoos. They didn’t offer much intro, and nor… Read more
Art Mar 16, 2010

Amanda Wachob Tattoo

Working out of Dare Devil Tattoo in New York, Amanda Wachob does some wonderful abstract work. She produces tattoos that blur lines, push boundaries, and meld fine art and body art. For me, her work is in a grand New … Read more
Art Feb 5, 2010

Hurley Video | Barred for Life

Hurley Art features an interesting video about Sterwart Ebersole’s documentation of Black Flag band tattoos. This short section has Ebersole breaking down some of the key design motifs popular among punk music fans. His quest will result in… Read more
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