There's a good chance you may have already seen Welsh illustrator Godmachine's works adorning t-shirts, band posters or skate decks; his distinctive style, described as being 'born of Jim Philips and raised by Simon Bisley', is rich in influences from skateboarding and comic art to music, film and literature.
We caught up with Godmachine to discuss his upcoming exhbition at The London Tattoo Convention and the important relationship between his works and the world of tattoo art...
The Art of God Machine, exclusive to The International London Tattoo Convention 2016.
Based upon the success of his book 'The Art of God Machine' The London Tattoo Convention has invited the UK artist to exhibit his latest work and limited edition prints. ‘Godmachine was born in Cardiff, South Wales, it was a difficult birth; his parents were in London at the time. He grew up on a steady diet of nothing, 2000AD comics, Santa Cruz skateboards and old library books of Klimt and Beardsley.