Rad art from rad people.
Home Base: Private studio in St. Petersburg, Russia
Known For: Vibrant, prismatic geometric watercolors
Fun Fact: She has a degree in graphic design.
Home Base: Alleged Tattoo, Seattle (planning to relocate to Los Angeles)
Known For: Stylized wood-cut and etching pieces
Fun Fact: She would love to tattoo David Bowie.
Home Base: Off the Map Tattoo; Cervignano Del Friuli (UD), Italy
Known For: Chromatic abstract pop art
Fun Fact: When he was little, he wanted to become an animated cartoon.
Home Base: Private studio in Frederick, Maryland
Known For: Folk-art-inspired pieces in muted colors
Fun Fact: He’s really into antiques.
Home Base: Two Hands Tattoo; Auckland, New Zealand
Known For: Geometric pieces inspired by nature
Fun Fact: Both his parents were “pretty unconventional” artists.
Home Base: Wonderland Tattoo; Portland, Oregon
Known For: Naturalistic tattoos with an occult flair
Fun Fact: She claims to be descended from Salem witches.
Home Base: Private studio in Berlin
Known For: Minimalistic and elegant lines
Fun Fact: With little to no experience drawing, Machlev draws upon his inner “computer kid” for inspiration.
Home Base: Private studio in Saint Petersburg, Russia
Known For: Stunning lines and detailed dotwork
Fun Fact: She has a subtly beautiful face tattoo.
Home Base: Tribal Rites Tattoo; Fort Collins, Colorado
Known For: Colorful art nouveau
Fun Fact: He rock climbs!
Home Base: Sang Bleu Tattoo, London
Known For: Bold etched lines and sacred geometry
Fun Fact: Founder and director of Sang Bleu magazine.
Home Base: Dark Age Tattoo, Seattle
Known For: Illustrative, old-school tattoos
Fun Fact: She’s a badass weight lifter on the side.