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Both Meghan and I are HUGE fans of occult blackwork tattoos. We have been lucky enough to be tattooed by people we have mad respect for as friends and tattooists. I really dig instagram for the way it has allowed me to find out about tattoo artists from around the

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NINA CHWELOS Shop: Sticks & Stones, Chinatown Fine lines, exquisite details, beautiful precision are some of the words that come to mind when look the tattoos of Nina Chewelos. To say that I love her work is an understatement. She has done one piece on me so far that not only

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Alex Matus is a traveling tattoo artist who is marking people with her stunning, dreamy, cosmic artwork as she makes her way around the continent in her van. Her inspiration is equal parts desert shaman and Judas Priest, making for a heady mix of psychedelic and raw power. She works

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I don’t even know where to start when it comes to the blackwork tattoos done by Strange Dust. His work blows me away every time – the contrast, the movement, the sense of foreboding. Co-owner of Black Horns Tattoo in Lyon, France, Strange Dust aka Florian is a master of

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“Mankind is poised midway between the gods and the beasts.” This quote from Egyptian philosopher Plotinus comes to my mind when I look at the work of Italian tattooist Ruco. He free hands the most beautiful and wild blackwork tattoos, imagery that looks straight out of a medieval manuscript. Beasts, demons

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Last year we featured the work Rob Borbas and his UNREAL tattoos. A year later, we are featuring him again because has continued to create some of the most amazingly evil tattoos we have ever seen. Check out what I wrote last year, but also peep his new work which

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