Portrait NÂ°1 of the Inspired Tattoo Portraits artistic and journalistic project featuring Arnaud Sommier.
” … having something inked on my body for the rest of my life is strong and very powerful and thatâ€™s what attracts me! ”
President Obama told “Today Show” anchor Savannah Guthrie that he and the first lady have a strategy to discourage their daughters from ever getting tattoos.
“If you guys ever decided youâ€™re going to get a tattoo, then mommy and me will get the exact same tattoo, in the same place. And weâ€™ll go on YouTube and show it off as a family tattoo. And our thinking is that might dissuade them from thinking that somehow thatâ€™s a good way to rebel,” the President said.
We think Sasha and Malia should call the President’s bluff. ;]
“Looking for Stories” takes an in depth look at the life of 92 year old tattooer Whang Od.
Whang Od is 92 years old and up to very recently she was the last Kalinga tattoo maker. According to specialists, this practice is about a thousand years old and was used as a skin natural language transmitted from generation to generation.
The 5th and final episode of the Thom deVita Tattoo Age Series by Vice.
In the final part of Thom deVita’s Tattoo Age series we have to cover a lot of ground. So please sit back and prepare to go from the days before tattoo artists wore gloves while working to Thom’s current life as an artist. Enjoy.
Ink Stories 2 with tattooer Simon Erl.
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