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By Molly Kitamura
Grime, Grime, Grime. One of the best tattoo artists in the world! On the slim chance you have not heard of him, he has a shop called Skull and Sword in San Francisco. He is widely known for being a renaissance man of tattooing (and art in general!).
After a year & a half search, six months of construction, blood, sweat, tears, etc., we at last announce the opening of the ATAK:SF creative workspace & gallery. Located in the heart of San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood within a lofty brick building, this flex creative space will allow us to
By Jack Smylie
OG graffiti writer/tattoo artist Mike Giant is set to open a new solo show in San Francisco this February.
The exhibition is entitled Modern Hieroglyphics and is hosted by Fecal Face Gallery. You’ll see a series of new works on paper that mix tattoo art, cultural symbols, logos and written motifs, as well as
WANT TO KNOW MORE? Learn about Grime's life and career, plus Read Grime's CONTROVERSIAL INTERVIEW on 'BITING' other artists' work! Available now in TAM#2 DIGITAL ISSUE -- ON SALE for $4.99.
-Sorry, we are sold out of print copies, but HEY, you can still get it in print by purchasing the TAM vol.1
Nicki is working the Bay Area Convention of the Tattoo Arts this weekend at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport Hotel! If you're in the area, stop by and check it out. The line up at this show is amazing, and there's some amazing limited edition art prints and merchandise
TAM will have a booth at the Bay Area Convention of the Tattoo Arts October 25-27! If you're in the San Francisco area that weekend, stop by and check out the show!
Tattoos by Megan Wilson
Analog Tattoo Arts Kollectiv, San Jose & San Francisco, CA
By Molly Kitamura
I had the most interesting and enjoyable lunch today, Taki and I drove up to San Francisco and ate lunch with the living legend Ed Hardy. He took us to one of his favorite haunts, Tony’s Pizza Napoletana. Ed had nothing but praises for the owner, Tony Gemignani,
Tattoos By Dr. Claw
Diamond Club Tattoo Studio
San Francisco, CA
TAM Blog 2013 Picture Gallery
By Molly and Takahiro "Horitaka" Kitamura
This year’s convention went by so quickly, so I will try to break it down for you short and sweet... 14779
Interview By Chad Koeplinger
Chad Koeplinger: Who are some of the tattoo artists that you were interested in at that point? What were you looking at tattoo-wise? What was blowing your mind?
Valerie Vargas: At that point I don't think I became fully aware of people that I like now until I already