Every year hundreds of Tattoo Conventions and festivals take place all over the world. From small local events, to giant international mega festivals, there is something for every taste. Browse our selected list of some of the best events around the world.
In Thailand, monks tattoo holy tattoo motifs to protect the wearer. The Sak Yant tattoo experienced a Western renaissance when Angelina Jolie had tattooed her…View More Sak Yant Tattoo: Holy Yantra Tattoo
Japanese mask tattoos are among the most popular styles when it comes to tattoo art not only in Japan, but also in other countries. Before…View More The Art of Japanese Mask Tattoos – Hannya and Oni Masks placements and meaning
… and that’s why the Spaniards called them the “Pintados” It is argued that the Visayans and Pintados–who are the ones found in the Camarines,…View More The Bisayans were the most tattooed people in pre-colonial Philippines
Cherry blossom tattoos are common among Eastern cultures such as the Japanese and Chinese. However, these tattoos are becoming increasingly popular in Western countries. They…View More Cherry Blossom Tattoos and their Meaning
Lars Krutak received his Ph.D. at Arizona State University’s School of Human Evolution & Social Change in 2009. Since 2003, he has been studying the socioeconomic impacts…View More LARS KRUTAK – Tattoo Anthropologist
What , when and where is body-art okay, explains labor law expert Erwin Fuchs Whether or not they look aesthetically pleasing, they can be discussed…View More Tattoos in a working environment: What employers may and may not require?