2017 LATEST NEWS: LONDON TATTOO CONVENTION

Artist Interview - Chris Guest

London-based artist Chris Guest creates exquisite portraits of tattooed subjects; using oil-painting techniques akin to 18th century painters, Chris's work seamlessly melds the classic and the contemporary.

The International London Tattoo Convention are thrilled to welcome Chris back to the show this September, this time with an exciting new exhibition up his sleeve...

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Coming soon to The London Tattoo Convention...

Following an exciting venue visit to our Tobacco Dock home, the 13th edition of The London Tattoo Convention is set to be the biggest and best show yet... 

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New Artist Poster by Julian Siebert

The London Tattoo Convention is thrilled to present three exceptional posters for the 13th edition of our outstanding show, designed by world-class tattoo artists Shige, Julian Siebert and a collaboration between Stilian and Kaloian Smokov.

Our first poster release, designed by tattoo artist Julian Siebert of Corpsepainter Tattoo, Germany, is an opulent vision of London by night...

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New Artist Poster by Julian Siebert, Tobacco Dock, News, The International London Tattoo Convention 2017

New Artist Poster by Stilian & Kaloian Smokov

The London Tattoo Convention is thrilled to present three exceptional posters for the 13th edition of our outstanding show, designed by world-class tattoo artists Shige, Julian Siebert and a collaboration between Stilian and Kaloian Smokov.

Stilian and Kaloian Smokov of Smokov Tattoo, Bulgaria, joined forces to produce our second poster, a dark and powerful design with classic tattoo imagery framed in ornamental filigree...

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New Artist Poster by Stilian & Kaloian Smokov, Tobacco Dock, News, The International London Tattoo Convention 2017

New Artist Poster by Shige

The London Tattoo Convention is thrilled to present three exceptional posters for the 13th edition of our outstanding show, designed by world-class tattoo artists Shige, Julian Siebert and a collaboration between Stilian and Kaloian Smokov.

World-famous Japanese tattoo artist Shige of Yellow Blaze Tattoo, Yokohoma, was the artist behind our third poster release...

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New Artist Poster by Shige, Tobacco Dock, News, The International London Tattoo Convention 2017

Band Spotlight - Orange Goblin

London's heavy metal legends Orange Goblin are set to take The London Tattoo Convention by storm as they headline the Main Stage on Saturday 24th September. This week, we caught up with frontman Ben Ward to talk about music, touring and tattoos...

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Band Spotlight - Orange Goblin, Tobacco Dock, News, The International London Tattoo Convention 2017

Artist Interview - Claudia De Sabe

Claudia De Sabe has a unique and innovative style, blending elements of Western Traditional and Japanese tattoo together to form her signature look. Always with a project on the go, Claudia is one of the talented artists behind our poster campaign having created a beautiful piece using these trademark elements. This week, The London Tattoo Convention chats to Claudia to find out more...

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Artist Interview - Claudia De Sabe, Tobacco Dock, News, The International London Tattoo Convention 2017

Artist Interview - Joe Fenton

The London Tattoo Convention is very proud to present the art of Joe Fenton, a British artist, designer, sculptor and illustrator who creates mesmerising monochromatic works. This week, we chatted to Joe to find out more...

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Artist Interview - Godmachine

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... 

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Artist Interview - Godmachine, Tobacco Dock, News, The International London Tattoo Convention 2017

Interview - Bibiana Atada

Internationally-renowned alternative model Bibiana Atada will be attending The London Tattoo Convention 2016; this week, we caught up with Bibiana to find out more about her incredible collection of body art. Read more below and don't miss meeting Bibiana by the Pyrohex Stage this September at Tobacco Docks!

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Interview - Bibiana Atada, Tobacco Dock, News, The International London Tattoo Convention 2017