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Back in 1932, in the June issue of Modern Mechanix, an old magazine featuring inventions, we discovered an article that many technology magazines will not even included today. One of the most detailed articles about modern -for that period-  tattoo...
For many of us, our first contact with tattoos during childhood was through some cartoon heroes. HeartbeatInk team “sifted” such childhood memories and brought together heroes from our years of innocence. Words & research by P.Z. Popeye the...
After the completion of each new tattoo, an aftercare is required in order for it to heal properly. HeartbeatInk Tattoo Magazine tried the specialized Greek series Panthenols Tattoo products and spoke with the mastermind of the company, Stefanos...
HeartbeatInk Tattoo Magazine had the honour of meeting the truly unique Buddhist calligrapher Tashi Mannox under the Acropolis. Tashi's mantras and calligraphy have been used in numerous tattoos until today. Among many other things, he talked to us...
HeartbeatInk Tattoo Magazine successfully accomplished the "2nd HeartbeatInk Tattoo Contest", offering a voucher worth 200€ for a tattoo by Kostas Baronis, owner Proki Tattoo Studio. Our tattoo contest held through the official page of HeartbeatInk...
HeartbeatInk Tattoo Magazine was in Frankfurt for the 23rd Frankfurt Tattoo Convention and spent three wonderful days full of tattoos, tattooing and plenty of unique and honourable moments. The festival took place on Friday the 20th, Saturday the...
HeartbeatInk Tattoo Magazine was in Paris for the Le Mondial du Tatouage, which is admittedly a true celebration of the art of tattoo. We visited the spacious and beautiful La Grande Halle de la Villette on the 6th, 7th and 8th of March from noon to...
The Frankfurt Tattoo Convention is undoubtedly one of the oldest tattoo conventions in Europe. HeartbeatInk Tattoo Magazine spoke with Tommy Köhler, who is the organizer. The tattoo festival will be taking place at Frankfurt Exhibition Centre in...
HeartbeatInk Tattoo Magazine had the opportunity to meet the two masters of Bujinkan Ninpo Taijutsu, Anthony and Harry Mitrou. We discussed with the two brothers while at their Martial Arts academy in Pagrati, where they were photographed. Among...
Travelin' Mick is a photographer and a journalist. He has been researching, travelling and documenting the last remaining tattoo cultures on all continents for more than fifteen years. His aim is to help preserving those cultures for posterity,...
On the occasion of the celebration of Día de los Muertos, HeartbeatInk Tattoo Magazine has asked various Greek tattoo artists to create a design, or to choose one of their tattoos with this particular theme. By Eirini Katsara. Design by Mikey Boy...
HeartbeatInk Tattoo Magazine was in London on the 26th, 27th and 28th of September at the spacious and beautiful Tobacco Dock – as usual -  for the famous London Tattoo Convention, now in its tenth year. The venue may be the same each time, but the...
HeartbeatInk Tattoo Magazine photographed all the winners of the 1st Thessalonink’s tattoo contests. Photos by Ino Mei. Day 1 - Friday 19 September Best Tribal: Kostas Pliakas / Prive Tattoo Best Japanese: Nikos Katsoulis / Nico Tattoo Crew...
The first thing that amazed me when I arrived at the port of Thessaloniki was the amazing space and everything surrounding it. My surprise continued when I also entered warehouse C where Thessalonink was taking place. I came across an...
Thessalonink, the first and long awaited tattoo festival in the city of Thessaloniki, starts tomorrow. HeartbeatInk Tattoo Magazine spoke with the organizers, George Mavridis and Fotis Lazos. Thessalonink will be taking place at Warehouse C in...
The 8th Athens International Tattoo Convention was held at Tae Kwon Do stadium on May 23d, 24th and 25th.  This is the second part from HeartbeatInk Tattoo Magazine's photoreportage. Photos by Victor Malkievic.
The 8th Athens International Tattoo Convention was held at Tae Kwon Do stadium on May 23d, 24th and 25th.  This is the first part from HeartbeatInk Tattoo Magazine's photoreportage. Photos by Victor Malkievic.
HeartbeatInk Tattoo Magazine celebrated its first year with a big party on Saturday 17th May at the brand new FOUAR in the “heart” of Athens, with the support of HAVANA CLUB. The event began at 20.00 with the opening of “Stigmata” exhibition by Ino...
HeartbeatInk Tattoo Magazine visited the exhibition “No Respect”: Graffiti and Street Art that is taking place at the Onassis Cultural Centre and spoke with two of the artists that are taking part in it and are tattoo artists themselves, Jasone...
Even though the tattoo culture was introduced to the West, through sea ports by the  Natives, it has nevertheless become part of today’s everyday life, no longer considered a taboo by that section of society that has blinkers to anything different...

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