HR Giger: "Tattoo Biomechanoid"

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, August 22, 2012
From the brilliant mind of HR Giger comes a set of bio-mechanical collector's pieces, the "Tattoo Biomechanoid" sculpture and ring. Both pieces are based on a 2001 drawing from his series "The Professionals" the 5"x6" sculpture features a hand clutching a 2.5" sterling silver tattoo machine, which it's ready to apply to its own leg.

HR Giger's Tattoo Biomechanoid

Tattoo // Tuesday, August 21, 2012
From the brilliant mind of HR Giger comes a set of bio-mechanical collector's pieces, the "Tattoo Biomechanoid" sculpture and ring. Both pieces are based on a 2001 drawing from his series "The Professionals" the 5"x6" sculpture features a hand clutching a 2.5" sterling silver tattoo machine, which it's ready to apply to its own leg.

Maria Anohina's Side Tattoo

Tattoo // Tuesday, August 21, 2012
A beautiful series of the lovely tattooed model, Maria Anohina & her feline friend- as shot by photographer Alisa Verner. Alisa is a Russian photographer specializing in ahem, scantily clad women. Love the playful and lightly erotic shots of inked seductress, Maria.

The Permanent Art

Tattoo // Monday, August 20, 2012
It seems that no matter how far we advance into the digital age, our bodies remain a place where we want to express ourselves. This episode of PBS' short film series OFF BOOK profiles the diverse talents and philosophies of three modern tattoo artists of vastly differing styles: Vinny Romanelli, Kiku, and Stephanie Tamez.

2,500 Year Old Tattoos

Tattoo // Monday, August 20, 2012
Found on the ancient mummified bodies of Pazyryk tribesmen and women near the border of Mongolia, these intricate and beautiful tattoos demonstrate the significance of body art through the ages and their lasting visceral appeal.

Olympic Ink

Tattoo // Monday, August 20, 2012
Beyond supreme athletic ability, one thing that especially stood out while watching this summer's Olympic games in London was the sheer number of visibly inked Olympians. Here are some stills of tattooed athletes in action, looking even more fierce and formidable than their un-inked competitors.

Iain Macarthur's Tattoo Leggys

Tattoo // Monday, August 20, 2012
Check out this rad illustration of super-tattooed legs from UK-based artist Iain Macarthur. A graduate of Swindon College and a seasoned alternative illustrator, Macarthur's defined, graphic style lends itself well to rendering some bad-ass flash.

Tattoos by Piranha

Tattoo // Sunday, August 19, 2012
  Juan Manuel Sancho, also known by his moniker Piranha, is a self-taught illustrator, designer and tattooist. As a child, he put together his own monster magazines and drew on any surface he could get his hands on. Sancho's childhood fascination with monsters is evidenced in his tattooing, traditional skulls becoming zombie heads and horses sprouting multiple eyeballs. He is based in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Stylized Flash Sheets

Tattoo // Saturday, August 18, 2012
Jaime Muñoz is a painter and illustrator that works under the byname "Flan". Muñoz has got a nice set of tattoo flash sheets going on featuring cats, skulls, and Stussy signs galore. He lives and works out of Southern California.

Ink Fetish Friday Presents: Babes!!

Tattoo // Friday, August 17, 2012
Its finaaaalllllllllllllyyyyyyyy Friday!! Sometimes I just never think this day will come, but thankfully, there's Ink Fetish Friday to let me know everything is going to be alright. Here we go, your weekly selection of some of the most gorgeous, tatted up girls that we could find searching high and low in the vast expanses of the interwebs. Enjoy your TGIF.

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