10 Artists To Check Out at the South African International Tattoo Convention

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Matthew Oldfield

COMPILED BY Lindi Brownell Meiring


The third annual South African International Tattoo Convention, running fromΒ 29 to 31 March 2019, sees 90 tattoo artists from 15 countries come together in Cape Town.

A range of styles and designs will be showcased over the course of the three days, from Brooklyn-based Jenna Bouma’s handpoked creations to local artists like Matthew Oldfield (who will also be joined by Palm Black Tattoo Co. colleague Ninjabreadboy, who we interviewed here).

Here, in alphabetical order, are just 10 of the 90 multitalented artists to take note of.

Alex Muller

2. Alice Carrier

3. Bob Geerts

4.Β Byron Barker

5. Darryl Hart

6. Fernando Mardo

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Flower vase for Elizabeth!

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Thanks Jamie

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Lil birdy guy

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7.Β Jenna Bouma

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Poked flowery lady for Jeanne. @capeelectrictattoo

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8. Matt Cannon

9. Matthew Oldfield

10. Mo Ducommun

The South African International Tattoo Convention will be held at The Lookout, V&A Waterfront, Granger Bay, Cape Town from 29 – 31 March 2019. Doors open from 5pm until 10pm on Friday, from 11am until 10pm on Saturday and from 11am until 9pm on Sunday. Ticket prices: R195 (Friday); R280 (Saturday); R240 (Sunday); R590 (full weekend).

For more information, visitΒ southafricantattooconvention.com.