Contemporary Tattooing TTT

A Book by Sang Bleu Magazine


• High-quality art book from a leading tattoo studio and cult tattoo publication Sang Bleu
• Tattoos are presented as art for the first time in a stylishly designed volume
• Features the work of the world’s best tattoo studios, including Rock of Ages, Scott Campbell, Into You and Leu Family


ISBN: 9781786270757 Category:

Maxime Plescia-Buchi, Nick Schonberger


Over the past decade, tattoos have become one of the most popular forms of visual culture in the world. This lavishly illustrated book showcases the work of the most significant tattoo practitioners of our time, while mapping out the most relevant current trends and styles.

Based around strong visual material, the book includes a generous number of interviews with key characters, as well as essays that give a comprehensive vision of contemporary tattoo culture. Significant connections are also made between what is going on in tattoo culture today with seminal figures and developments in the recent past, examining how historical styles blend into new ones.

Additional information

Weight 2948 g
Dimensions 23.1 x 31.4 cm
Publisher name Laurence King Publishing Ltd
Publication date 1 June 2018
Number of pages 528
Format Hardback
Dimensions 23.1 x 31.4 cm
Weight 2948 g

Maxime Buchi is a noted tattoo artist, and founder and editor of the highly influential tattoo magazine Sang Bleu. His tattoo studio of the same name is based in Dalston, East London.

Nick Schonberger is a writer, based in New York, with extensive experience of tattoo culture.