The Gypsy Gentleman: Episode 1 – New York City

Tattoo // Tuesday, July 19, 2011
Hypebeast notes, "Started by tattoo artist Marcus Kuhn, The Gypsy Gentleman is a brand new tattoo and travel magazine designed to expand upon some common misperceived notions about the craft and to teach about the world of tattooing as a whole."

Tattoo Age Trailer

Tattoo // Tuesday, July 19, 2011
"New Era Caps got together with Vice Magazine to bring you a behind the scenes look at the art and the lives of the best tattoo artists across the country."

Shark Tattoo Art

Tattoo // Tuesday, July 19, 2011
We showed you the incredible Bottlenose Dolphin tattoo the other day on the site, and this is another interesting take on a tattoo on an amputee. Pretty great use for a great white shark.

MQ Tattoo On a Leg

Tattoo // Wednesday, July 06, 2011
Of course he did. The man himself, graffiti staple MQ, having his iconic two-letter throw up tattooed on loyal fan and getting a skin shot forever.

MQ Tattoo

Graffiti // Tuesday, July 05, 2011
Of course he did.  The man himself, MQ, tattooing his iconic two-letter throw up on loyal fan and getting a skin shot forever.

Aaron Hodges "While We Sleep" at Hatch Gallery, Oakland

Tattoo // Friday, July 01, 2011
We know Aaron Hodges very well as a tattoo artist at Idle Hands in San Francisco, but we know that he is also a fine art painter who showed at FIFTY24SF last summer. Tonight, July 1, in Oakland, he has a new series of oil paintings, While We Sleep, showing at Hatch Gallery.

Mister Cartoon Tokyo Tattoo Tour Part 2

Tattoo // Friday, July 01, 2011
In the second part of the Tokyo Tattoo Tour series, Off the Wall TV follows Los Angeles-based Mister Cartoon as he draws comparisons between LA and Tokyo, and why the youth culture of Tokyo is drawn to the LA street scene.

Shawn Barber "Youth of Today" at Fecal Face Dot Gallery

Tattoo // Thursday, June 30, 2011
San Francisco tattoo and fine artist, Shawn Barber, will open a solo show, Youth of Today, at Fecal Face Dot Gallery on July 8th. The exhibition will feature 11 new paintings from the artist.

Tattoos by Duke Riley

Tattoo // Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Duke Riley has one of the great energies in art at the moment, and from his performance art to his maritime fine art, he has captured an old soul that focues on "residual but forgotten unclaimed frontiers on the edge and inside overdeveloped urban areas, and their unsuspected autonomy." He also is does tattoo work.

Bad Graffiti Tattoos

Graffiti // Wednesday, June 22, 2011
Presenting bad graffiti tattoos.  Make sure the person tattooing you has some reference or experience in drawing letters!

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