INK: The History and Ritual of Tattoo & Body Art
August 19, 2017 - March 2018
Opening Reception :
Saturday, August 19th 6 - 9 PM
VIP Opening reception 5 - 6 PM
Explore the history of how tattoos, tattooing & body art has gone from sub-culture to pop culture. Tattoos & body art are traditions that have been a part of human culture since its earliest days. Whether it is for ceremonial reasons, cultural traditions, personal significance, or aesthetic expression people have found various ways to adorn their bodies in meaningful ways.
Do you have an interesting tattoo?
Want to be a part of the exhibition?
Here is your chance to show off your tattoos and tattoo stories. We are looking for individuals for 60 minute time slots to showcase their tattoos to the public and have dialogues about their INK. This unique experience is open to all who are interested. Don't miss your chance to be a part of the exhibition - sign up today.
Must be "family friendly" tattoos and body locations. No nudity please.
Thank you to our INK SPONSORS:
Tommy's Supply/Starbrite Colors/Tommy's Tattoo Convention
Dan Morin, Immortal Ink Tattoo
Laura Usowski, Lovecraft Tattoo, LLC
Duck Unitas, Excalibur Tattoo
Chad Lockhart, Hartford County Tattoo
Jo Rapisarda, Vanity Rites Tattoo & Body Art
Michelle & William Ortiz, Visual Expressions, LLC.
Joanne & John Chamberlain
Darren & AnnMarie Fippinger
Dennis & Patti Fippinger
John & Shelby Rondeau
James and Denise Albert