Horiren 1st is among the world’s most sought-after tattoo artists. But in a country where body art is considered taboo, her journey to the top hasn’t been easy.
This issue is a celebration of pleasure-seeking at its purest: the lessons learned when ‘excess’ and ‘extreme’ become a way of life.
Josh Peacock spraypainted the streets, dealing weed on the side, until heroin and homelessness upended his life. Now he's reinvented himself as a different kind of artist.
Step into the world of Flying Lotus with our special guest-edited issue: a curated takeover featuring David Lynch, Tierra Whack, Beastie Boys, Hiro Murai and more.
When it comes to queer tattoo culture, the customer isn’t just another blank canvas. This is an empathetic exchange that allows non-conformists to express their identity.
By capturing ex-gang members and photoshopping out their tattoos, photographer Steven Burton's latest project, 'Skin Deep', helps us see past the ink.
Kendyl Noor Aurora is a fully tattooed head-scarf wearing Muslim woman, and she isn't afraid to practice her faith while embracing her love of getting inked.
A free-market economy is transforming Cuba... but one skateboarder feels torn over his country's changing identity.
Dr David Ores loves his body art just as much as he loves his Harley. And yet, the New York doctor is on a quest to change lives by removing bad tattoos.