Tattoo

  • Durb Morrison

    “BACK IN THE DAY SOME OF THE CONVENTIONS DIDN’T EVEN HAVE A TRASH CAN AND ELECTRIC OUTLET AT THE BOOTH. I SAW THINGS THAT WERE LACKING. I WANTED TO DO SOMETHING DIFFERENT, SOMETHING MORE ENTERTAINING AND MORE ARTISTICALLY VISUAL.” —… [ read more ]

    04/01/13
  • Moni Marino

    MONI MARINO VISIT: facebook.com/monimarinotattooartist What is your artistic process? I always drew and painted with my father when I was a little girl. He was an extraordinary artist. I was 14 when I discovered that you can draw on the… [ read more ]

    04/01/13
  • What Does Your Tattoo Say About You?

    Look in the mirror: What you see might not be what someone else sees. People decide to get tattooed for a myriad of reasons (an appreciation of art, faith, or culture, to name a few) but there’s one motive most… [ read more ]

    03/25/13
  • Sketchbook: Jessica Mascitti

    East Side Ink 97 Avenue B New York City eastsideinktattoo.com Graceland Brooklyn 677 Lorimer St. Brooklyn, NY gracelandbrooklyn.net Jessica Mascitti didn’t pick art; art picked her. “It wasn’t a choice,” she says. “I can’t do anything else.” About three years… [ read more ]

    03/22/13
  • Elle King

    The introspective singer-songwriter finds her happy place in New York City, music, and tattoos. “I’m not a very girly girl,” says Elle King. “I’m sweet, but tough. I speak my mind. I tell people what I want, and I get… [ read more ]

    03/14/13
  • Megan Massacre: Mass Appeal

    ZANA BAYNE bra and peplum belt; URANIUM jewelry (worn throughout); stylist’s own skirt. Megan Massacre is a tattooer without borders. Thanks to her skills and the exposure she’s gotten from the television shows NY Ink and America’s Worst Tattoos, she… [ read more ]

    03/13/13
  • Q+A: Bilal

    Grammy nominated singer/songwriter, Bilal, has just released his fourth studio album, A Love Surreal. After several years of working mainly in collaborations and after a devastating album leaking, leading to the failed release of his 2006 work, Bilal is back… [ read more ]

    03/11/13