Tattoos

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The VICE Guide To Right Now
5:05

Black Ink Crew Chicago Review the Worst VICE Employee Tattoos

VICE employees share their worst tattoos and stories with Ryan Henry and Charmaine Walker from “Black Ink Crew: Chicago.” These ink faux pas are permanent, but so is the crown. May the worst tattoo win!
The VICE Guide To Right Now
4:16

The Worst Tattoos of Dew Tour 2019

Taji checks out bad tattoos at the Dew Tour.
Under The Ink
6:25

The Black Panther Tattoo Project Reclaiming Black History | Under the Ink

Doreen Garner is a tattoo artist whose work is rooted in celebrating the body through the reclamation of Black History.
Under The Ink
9:06

Confronting Favela Violence Through Tattoos

In this episode of Under the Ink, VICE meets Tucka, a local tattoo artist in Rocinha, one of Rio de Janeiro's largest favelas.
Under The Ink
11:15

Papua New Guinean Traditional Tattoos

We follow Julia Mage’au Gray into the world of Pasifika (Pacific Islander) traditional tattoos and its resurgence within modern-day Australia and New Zealand.
Under The Ink
9:20

Shoreline Crips Scratcher Turned Street Tattoo Artist

VICE meets Looney, an OG Shoreline Crip from Venice Beach, CA, and learns about his journey from prison to street tattoo artist.
Under The Ink
4:53

How the Salem Witch Trials Inspired These Twin Tattooists

The talented Matt and Ryan Murray are identical twin tattooists whose dark and gritty styles have drawn Instagram fame.
Under The Ink / Extra Scene
13:39

I Was a Neo-Nazi Skinhead and Joined the Ku Klux Klan: How I Left | Erase the Hate

Former neo nazi, TM Garret, helps people leave their white supremacist groups by covering up their WP tattoos
Under The Ink
18:30

Covering Up Racist Tattoos: Erasing the Hate

Former neo nazi, TM Garret, helps people leave their white supremacist groups by covering up their WP tattoos
Under The Ink
8:14

How the Yakuza Changed Tattoo Culture in Japan

In the first episode of Under the Ink, we follow Horimasa Tosui, who tattoos in secret in order to practice his work.
VICE Shorties
4:05

How Stage 4 Cancer Changed Me as a Tattoo Artist

Sue Jeiven is a tattoo artist in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. She's also living with Stage 4 breast cancer. We met her to talk about her work, her life, and her art serving as her legacy.
LATIN-X
15:23

How a Tattoo Can Get You Detained by ICE

Tattoos are the most common way ICE and federal immigration agents determine an individual’s gang affiliation, but what actually qualifies as a gang tattoo is left up to enormous interpretation.
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