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Geek tattoo : pop culture in the flesh / curated by Issa Maoihibou.

Contributor(s): Maoihibou, Issa.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Paris : Cernunnos, 2017Description: 416 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9782374950747; 2374950743.Subject(s): Tattooing | Popular culture in art | Popular culture in art | TattooingDDC classification: 391.65
Contents:
Kim Ai -- Aki -- Akumi Shugi -- Laura Anunnaki -- Casey Baker -- Bart Balboa -- Simon K. Bell -- Ricky Borchert -- Thom Bulman -- Bunny Machine -- Nicole Cairns -- Cam-Miyu -- Charly -- Chris 51 -- Alessandro Conti -- David Corden -- Andrea Cordero -- Eddie Czaicki -- Dave -- Dimitri HK -- En Horizaru -- Veronique Imbo -- Fat Manu -- Halo -- Chris Hill -- Horror -- Issa -- Oliver Julliand -- Adrian Kalyn -- Le H�egarat -- Lou DC -- Loki -- Bex Lowe -- MET -- Sarah Miller -- Dusty Neal -- Nours -- Will Parish -- Domantas Parvainis -- Toma Pegaz -- Donna Phillips -- Prhyme Suspect -- Didier Ra -- Courtney Raimondi -- Steve Rieck -- Riet -- Josie Sexton -- Denis Sivak -- Stickypop -- Tattoo Tom -- Tdan -- Diego Tejeda -- Guy Tinsley -- William Van -- Bri Walker -- Julia Wheatley -- Brandon Whistler -- Dale Winter -- Anton Yellowdog -- Zed Bastard -- Simon Zook.
Summary: "For the first time ever, this anthology celebrates the unprecedented union between tattoo art and pop culture. Curated by Issa, a renowned tattoo artist, this exclusive compilation brings together more than 60 international arists specializing in representations inspired by cinema, television, comics, and video games. Whether old-school, ultra-realistic, or full of humor, these fascinating pieces of art prove how the new geek icons have become an integral part of our lives and our bodies, now and forever. 60 tattoo artists, 500 pieces of art, 416 pages."--Page 4 of cover.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

This unique book presents the work of more than 80 famous tattoo artists specializing in film, TV series, animation, toys, and music. It is an incredible international panorama explaining how Pikachu, Batman, and other international pop culture characters have become contemporary icons. Pop culture is everywhere, even in the flesh!

Kim Ai -- Aki -- Akumi Shugi -- Laura Anunnaki -- Casey Baker -- Bart Balboa -- Simon K. Bell -- Ricky Borchert -- Thom Bulman -- Bunny Machine -- Nicole Cairns -- Cam-Miyu -- Charly -- Chris 51 -- Alessandro Conti -- David Corden -- Andrea Cordero -- Eddie Czaicki -- Dave -- Dimitri HK -- En Horizaru -- Veronique Imbo -- Fat Manu -- Halo -- Chris Hill -- Horror -- Issa -- Oliver Julliand -- Adrian Kalyn -- Le H�egarat -- Lou DC -- Loki -- Bex Lowe -- MET -- Sarah Miller -- Dusty Neal -- Nours -- Will Parish -- Domantas Parvainis -- Toma Pegaz -- Donna Phillips -- Prhyme Suspect -- Didier Ra -- Courtney Raimondi -- Steve Rieck -- Riet -- Josie Sexton -- Denis Sivak -- Stickypop -- Tattoo Tom -- Tdan -- Diego Tejeda -- Guy Tinsley -- William Van -- Bri Walker -- Julia Wheatley -- Brandon Whistler -- Dale Winter -- Anton Yellowdog -- Zed Bastard -- Simon Zook.

"For the first time ever, this anthology celebrates the unprecedented union between tattoo art and pop culture. Curated by Issa, a renowned tattoo artist, this exclusive compilation brings together more than 60 international arists specializing in representations inspired by cinema, television, comics, and video games. Whether old-school, ultra-realistic, or full of humor, these fascinating pieces of art prove how the new geek icons have become an integral part of our lives and our bodies, now and forever. 60 tattoo artists, 500 pieces of art, 416 pages."--Page 4 of cover.