Tattoo Artist

  • SullenTV: Tattoo Timelapse with Jose Perez Jr.

    Jose Perez Jr. is a black and grey tattooist who specializes in portraiture. He owns Dark Water Tattoos in Chicago, Illinois and is the latest artist to be featured on Sullen TV’s Tattoo Timelapse. Watch him tattoo an amazing portrait… [ read more ]

    11/07/13
  • Rihanna’s New Tribal Tattoo

    Eleven hours of work on a hand tattoo has got to hurt, but Rihanna was more than prepared for it. While on tour this week, the singer had her main tattoo artist, Bang Bang, and his fellow artist Cally-Jo, flown… [ read more ]

    10/30/13
  • The Fine Art of Nikko Hurtado

    Nikko Hurtado is one of the top color portrait tattoo artists in the world but this Saturday marks his very first solo fine art show, Renati. The show will feature several never-before-seen works by Hurtado, on October 26th from 8:00-11:30pm… [ read more ]

    10/25/13
  • Check The Game’s New Mic

    Microphone ink, one-two, one-two. Rapper The Game has been commissioning polished pieces to go over his scratchy ink. Here’s his latest, a Sony microphone from Roman Abrego, that is not only as smooth as glass but covers his shoddy work… [ read more ]

    10/14/13
  • Viral Image: Typical Girl Tattoo Form

    This image is making the rounds of blogs and e-mail inboxes. Yes, the designs are common “starter tattoos” for women, but some of my favorite Inked Girls still rock one or more of them proudly. I don’t know the source… [ read more ]

    10/09/13
  • Video: Rihanna Gets Traditional Maori Tat Chiseled On Hand

      Celebrities get tattooed all the time it seems, but not many forgo a tattoo machine in place of a chisel when getting ink done. Travelling on a worldwide tour, acclaimed ‘Diamonds’ singer, Rihanna, stopped at the tattoo studio Moko… [ read more ]

    10/09/13
  • Thierry Henry’s New Sleeve

    Thierry Henry, striker for the New York Red Bulls, has spent the last few months stopping by Bang Bang NYC tattoo shop in the Lower East Side to get work done by esteemed celebrity tattooer, Bang Bang. Bang Bang, who… [ read more ]

    10/07/13