Exhibition - Tattoo Art October 13

Saturday, October 13, 2012 12:00 AM

10.00am-6.00pm Saturday and Sunday 13-14 October 2012 Opunake Surf Inn, Tasman Street, Opunake. A showcase of the art of tattoo, to acknowledge and celebrate Taranaki artists.

Main bar: Projected Images. This site-specific installation will feature skillfully designed images projected onto a torso and screen.

Foyer: A Blast from the Past. Photographs acknowledging the work of three tattoo artists who lived locally; George Lowe, Phil Carney and Swine. They tattooed many locals since the 1970's. The photos embrace the passion that people have for tattoo. This is their moment to share a piece of their life journey.

Restaurant: Exhibition. Featuring a showcase of work by two of the best tattoo artists in the Taranaki region. Drawings by Jason Hardwick from Black Dahlias Tattooing and video footage from inside Jody Ward's tattoo studio.

Nick and Curtis Wright phone; 06 761 8112

Venue: Opunake Surf Inn