these hong kong creatives aren't afraid to show off their ink
We meet five people on a mission to break the stigma around tattoo culture.
seoul's young creatives on transcending the k-bubble
How young creatives are supporting each other and pushing the boundaries of the city's rapidly evolving scene.
11 queer poc tattoo artists to follow now
A few of our favourite artists share their work and experiences as LGBTQI+ people of colour in the tattoo world.
these hand-poked tattoos are queer, feminist, and fat-friendly
Seattle-based tattoo artist MKNZ advocates for inclusivity through her tattoos.
photographing italy's largest tattoo convention
We went to the 2018 Milan Tattoo Convention, to meet the people who have transformed their bodies into cutting-edge works of art.
the stick 'n' poke master tati compton on her first book
We had a chat with everyone's fave tattooer.
Clementine de Pressigny
5 things to catch at the 2016 new york art book fair
Each September, Printed Matter takes over MoMA’s experimental Queens outpost PS1 to celebrate the independent publishing community. Last year’s weekend-long party featured Marcel Dzama’s disco fever and a Know-Wave radio takeover. Here’s what’s on our...
a look at the influence of gangs and k-pop on korean beauty ideals
In the final episode of Beyond Beauty, Grace Neutral meets a Korean gang member and a K-Pop superstar, to paint a more detailed picture of what influences the country's youth and their vision of modern beauty. While the older generation continue to...
what happens when you challenge korea's traditional idea of beauty?
In the latest episode of Beyond Beauty, Grace Neutral follows the emotional journey of one young South Korean girl, as she reveals her illegal tattoos to her parents. Through a number of dramatic body modifications, Grace has evolved from self...
exploring korea's illegal tattooing scene
In i-D's latest video series, tattoo artist and activist Grace Neutral explores how younger generations are challenging traditional views around beauty and body image across the world. Through a number of dramatic body modifications, Grace has evolved...
10 things we learnt about beauty at last night's talk with grace neutral
Tattoo artist and activist Grace Neutral sat down to talk about her experience in South Korea filming i-D’s latest video series.
inside korea's billion dollar beauty industry
In i-D’s latest video series, tattoo artist and activist Grace Neutral explores how younger generations are challenging traditional views around beauty and body image across the world. Through a number of dramatic body modifications, Grace has evolved...