On the 29th of May it was the opening of the Traditional Tattoo Exhibition at Manifacto.
With this exhibition we brought the arts and artists together for an event that lasted one week. On the walls of the gallery was the work by Brent Mccown, Aman Durga Sipatiti, Tenkiryu Honkehoriyoshifamily Tattooer and a photoseries by Nadja Ritter portraying the Mentawai tribes.
The opening started with the blessings of a cava cerimony guided by Lawrence Ah Ching, throughout the week there were live handtapped / hand poked tattooing by the artists mentioned above, Remis Cizauskas and our resident artists were be present too. There were several live feeds on fb and instagram for those to watch at home.
Photos by Diogo Ol
Photos by EyeNancy