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If you keep a track on what's happening with the Indian tattoo scene, you are most probably spending your coming weekend in Pune, at the ever-promising Pune Tattoo Festival 2017. V2.0 of PTF promises to be an absolute blockbuster of...
This year will witness the third edition of India's biggest tattoo convention, Heartwork Tattoo Festival in New Delhi, from 1st to 3rd December. Conceptualized and executed two of India's leading tattoo artists, Lokesh Verma and Sameer Patange, HTF started...
Sessions in Pleasure & Pain is a series of videos that is aimed at making you familiar with the various styles of tattoos prevalent in today's age, and the whole experience of getting a tattoo, in general. Each episode explores...
Technological evolution has had crazy impacts on tattooing, as an art form and as a culture. From more precise machinery to post modern evolved imagery, tattooing is a huge subculture on its own now. Newer and newer styles are...
Remember that time when you walked in to a tattoo studio for the first time? Remember when you went under the needle for the first time? What was your first tattoo all about? Played it safe with something small or...
Tattooing is such an organic process that as an outsider, it is mystical in many ways because the layers of this process unfold only to the artist and the collector. Therefore, we have come up with a series of...
This is a PSA for all our confused brothers and sisters out there, who are trying to find a tattoo artist for their first tattoo. We know your pain, fam! Trying to find the best artist who can guide you...
Everything and nothing is possible in Kathmandu. The longer you stay, the more you will end up with a bloody nose hitting it on (in)visible walls of social rules and regulations, but luckily also find loopholes to avoid them....
Mountain Biking is a growing subculture in India with increasingly more and more takers, of late. Today, you can easily spot an emerging mountain biking community in a lot of major Indian cities. What fueled that fire is a...
If you are planning a low budget, sick ass vacation, you need to head to Kathmandu right now! Why you ask, because the Basecamp Music Festival is on! It's a one-of-its-kind music & adventure tourism festival that is a month-long list...
Retired England footballer and father of four, David Beckham is known for his chiseled—and inked-up—physique. In a new PSA for UNICEF, Beckham once again bares his famous skin, but not in the way you’d generally expect. In this video, Beckham’s...
The recently concluded Heartwork Tattoo Festival 2016 was a show that will be remembered for a long time to come, primarily for the art that we saw being churned out during the festival. Some conventions are pure fun and people keep...
In a country like India where most of us have been exposed tattooing as a legit art form only in the last few years, it often becomes a task to find the right tattoo artist, who will hold your...
Modern tattooing in India has witnessed a tsunami of talent and interest in the last 3-4 years. While the roots of tattooing in India date back to prehistoric times, modern tattooing is still picking up as a contemporary art...
It's a crazy time for tattoo lovers in India - we are a growing country in terms of our tattooing culture, sensibilities and reach, and are constantly being exposed to more and more brilliant modern tattoo art from all...
What comes to your mind first when you hear Faridabad? A concrete jungle in the making? The other side of NCR? Big men driving SUVs? Have you ever associated Faridabad with art in your mind? To be honest, not many...
Sudhir Rao has been one of the most known faces when it comes to body art. Having worked with Body Canvas for almost 6 years, he has carved a niche for himself in a world which runs most on...
Body Canvas has been one of India's premier most tattoo parlours. A big part of this famous outfit in the Mumbai-Delhi circuit is Amir Shaikh. He has been tattooing for many years now, and cannot think of anything more worthwhile...
The last weekend, more than 400 tattoo artists and tens of thousands of tattoo enthusiasts assembled at London’s Tobacco Docks, for another glorious edition of the world's most famed tattoo festival - The International London Tattoo Convention. A three-day carnival...
Vishal Manhas may be a 20-year old youngster on the outlook, but a little conversation with him shows that he isn't a small time tattoo artist who is in this profession just for fun. Vishal is pretty serious about...