Tattoo // Friday, November 09, 2012
'The next Tattoo Age series is about Thom deVita. Thom is an artist on many levels, and tattooing is just one of the ways he expresses himself. He began tattooing in New York City in the late 60s, when the practice was illegal. In this episode, which starts on November 21, we will hear from Don Ed Hardy, Nick Bubash, Scott Harrison, John Wyatt, Angelo Scotto, Bubba Reeves, and Robert Ryan, as we try to tell the epic story of Thom deVita, the artist.'
Tattoo // Wednesday, October 31, 2012
Vice's third installment of Tattoo Age's incredible special on Osaka-based Mutsuo is now online. The nine-minute video--packed with the artist's commentary on Japanese tattoo stigmas and a tour of the temple from which he gains inspiration--after the jump.
Tattoo // Wednesday, October 10, 2012
The second season of Vice's Tattoo Age video series began with the fabulous 3-part profile on Valerie Vargas of Frith Street Tattoo in London. Now, it takes us to Osaka, Japan for a peak into the life of Mutsuo of the Three Tides Tattoo. Part 1 of Mutsuo's profile drops October 10th, but the trailer below promises that it will be another great watch.
Tattoo // Monday, September 10, 2012
VICE's Tattoo Age is back for a second season, traveling across the world to feature different artists from all ends of the tattoo spectrum, including Valerie Vargas of the UK, Mutsuo of Japan, and Thom deVita of NYC. Each artists' episode will be aired in three installments every Wednesday on VICE.com.
Tattoo // Thursday, August 25, 2011
We are just going to keep posting these segments, as we find San Francisco-based tattoo artist Grime to be a great subject for the Tattoo Age web series. In Part 3, we get a little more insight into Grime's influences and personal style in both his tattoo and fine artwork. Watch after the jump . . .
Tattoo // Thursday, August 18, 2011
Let's just keep the Grime news coming. Two days ago, we showed you Part 1 of the Tattoo Age profile on the San Francisco-based tattoo artist, and today we show you Part 2. Here, Grime shows his collection of skateboard decks, all after being interrupted on his Sunday afternoon.
Tattoo // Thursday, August 04, 2011
The newest artist to be highlighted in the popular Vbs.tv series, “Tattoo Age”, is the highly accomplished graffiti writer and tattoo artist Grime. His style and work is standout, and we are eager to see what more Grime has to say.