Issue 15

The ingenious Filip Leu, gave his first and only interview up until today to a Greek medium, HeartbeatInk Tattoo Magazine. He spoke to us about his long life relationship with tattooing, the reasons why he chose Japanese tattoo, the responsibility...
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,...
Tzenio Pirigents spoke to HeartbeatInk Tattoo Magazine about his multifaceted nature as a “body modifier” and his intention to offer happiness through the various body modifications he performs. He analyzed the difficulties he faced when he first...
I was fourteen years old when I had my first tattoo done. It all started for fun, as I was skating with friends in Agia Paraskevi and we bet who would be the first of us to have a tattoo. After so many years, I “see” tattoo differently. I have met...
One Love is an art space founded with the aim of bringing together a collective of artists, each moving freely and lovingly in their own field. As a whole, we aim for high quality, honesty – chiefly for ourselves and therefore for our client – and...
My first contact with the needles was six years ago when out of curiosity I wanted to carve on me what I had started doing in the music sector, as it felt serious. In my opinion tattoos are art. However, in case that a tattoo means or symbolizes...
Being a kid and a pupil several years ago, I used to go to school with marker's drawings on my hand all the time. As a result I made an impression to my classmates who were staring at me speechless saying "wow he has tattoo"... Fake or real ones,...
"My relationship with the art of tattoo started quite early... I was fourteen, when my mother decided to give me a somewhat 'unusual' gift... By then I knew that this was only the beginning"!  Name: EvelynProfession: Nail Artist – Body Piercer....
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...
As a way of thinking and perception, tattoo came to me somewhere after the age of fourteen, when I went to Nico Tattoo for my first body piercing. In the beginning, being influenced by my older friends, I was thinking of having a tattoo that...
The idea of me getting tattooed was a result of watching for years band members of the metal music scene. When I was fifteen a brought a solemn statement to my mother asking her to allow me to have my first tattoo done, but fortunately she didn’t...
As any tattooed person would tell you, the most common questions we get are, "How many tattoos do you have? How much does it hurt? What does THAT one mean?" and my response has formed over the years into one simple answer. They are all memories. The...
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