Kings Avenue Tattoo

Ed Hardy Tattoo Exhibition Headed to the Bowery This Weekend

Posted May 14, 2015 at 10:44 am

Many hear the name Ed Hardy and think of inked threads worn by hard-asses, or a brand that jumped the shark when John Gosselin (of John & Kate Plus 8 notoriety) was spotted lounging around a yacht in Hardy gear.  What they should really associate Hardy with is his intricate, innovative artistry – he’s commonly revered as the Don […]

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Celebrity Tattoo Artist Bang Bang is Opening New Studio Just Off the Bowery

Posted September 10, 2014 at 5:25 am

Another contemporary tattoo artist – an A-list one, at that – is taking his place in the annals of Bowery ink history. Tattoo artist for the stars, Bang Bang, tells us that he just signed a new lease right off the Bowery. This news comes roughly five months after the departure from 26 Clinton Street. […]

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Bowery Tattooing & “Last of the Bowery Scab Merchants”

Posted May 9, 2011 at 6:18 am

The tattoo community affectionately refers to the legendary Moskowitz brothers as the “Bowery Boys.” A history lesson, after the jump!

Kings Avenue Tattoo Opens at 188 Bowery

Posted April 15, 2011 at 6:39 am

Tattooing returned to the Bowery two weeks ago with the advent of Massapequa-based Kings Avenue Tattoo.

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Coming Soon: Kings Avenue Tattoo at 188 Bowery

Posted March 14, 2011 at 6:29 am

In due course, the Bowery will become home to some south shore Strong Island style.