Mobilized by the growing interest in Eastern spirituality in the world of the best tattoo artists hundred engraved in the body met in Nepal to share ideas in an International Tattoo Convention.
For three days, Kathmandu thus became a Mecca for tattoo artists from countries as diverse as Australia, Spain and Pakistan, which interacted and shaped their designs on the skin of the growing number of local fans to the art. There is a real trend toward Eastern art in tattoos, so this is the best place to explore and learn more about him. The convention, like the Nepalese market tattoo is still in a primitive state, but many artists were encouraged to participate in the moved by the exotic culture of the small country nestled in the Himalayas event.
According to Spanish tattooist based in Barcelona Jondix, which revealed that he wanted to come to Nepal to be with their friends and “exchange ideas” that this is the first time I come and the last thing I care about is the business side.
Jondix specializes in Tibetan Buddhist art, so that the geographical proximity of Kathmandu and Tibet and the strong presence of the Tibetan exile in the city encouraged him to attend the event. The Spanish artist uses icons for their Tibetan technique “dot work” tattoos made with points-because and Buddhism refers to positive thinking and points provide a special feeling of energy. But all is not Orientals in the convention, told Efe a lucky Kenji Japanese tattooist, specializing in a more abstract art: the “beautiful geometric shapes” as having tattooed on his face.
Some designs of the best tattoo artists have sometimes their peak and then fall into oblivion, others are always popular among tattoo enthusiasts, which is said by Gino Bulgarian Angelov, who has a studio in London that as traditional, tribal or Japanese.
According to said Daley Turumakina New Zealand, a Maori tattoo artist, currently living in Australia that the tribal designs have much meaning they show the genealogy of the person who tattoos. He also said to look at (tattoos) his face. Two birds, the above is a mythical bird that is feeding another bird that symbolizes my ancestor.
Sean Oriental, geometric or simple designs hearts with the name of the beloved, the best tattoo artists art has experienced a “boom” in the past 15 years, which Jondix attributed to the liking of some celebrities like David Beckham or Angelina Jolie to B skin. Jondix said he also has many celebrities among his clients, though, said many of them try to hide it.
While the tradition of tattooing goes back in some communities in Nepal for centuries in other countries in the South Asian region there is no history. This is the case of Pakistan, where pioneers like trying to extend Amjed Zohaid twenties, however, among the young. Amjed, from the city of Lahore, said to be the first the best tattoo artists in Pakistan and said that is because “in Islam there is no tradition tattoo artist, so that people are afraid to go against religion”.