Monday, September 27, 2010
CURSIOER and CURIOSER – BLACK & GREY TATTOO: FROM STREET ART TO FINE ART –
Ben Grillo knuckle tattoo Credit: Edgar Hoill
Laura Satana Credit: Edgar Hoill
Jack Rudy tattooing Brian Everett. Credit: Edgar Hoill
This box set of three enormous volumes, more than 1000 pages, relates the history of the black and grey tattoo arts from the prison to LA streets without forgetting Hollywood red carpets. Published by the EDITION REUSS and written by Edgar Hoill and Marisa Kakoulas, each book concentrate on one large theme: traditional black and grey, dark/ horror and photorealism. This is an awesome reference of any artist or adept of this specific form of arts. The series not only includes tattoos from the artist but also fine arts. Buy here.
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