Tattoos in Popular Culture
If you're looking for them, it's hard to even walk down a crowded street without noticing tattoos. Tattoos have permeated our society, including pop culture. The following resources are worth looking at just for the fun of it.
Madame Chinchilla. Stewed, Screwed & Tattooed. Fort Bragg , CA : Isadore Press, 1997.
Written by the curator of the Triangle Museum and illustrated by C.W. Eldridge of the Tattoo Archive, this book provides an insightful and fun look at the history and culture of tattoos. It includes lots of personal experiences and fascinating illustrations from the Tattoo Archive.
Krakow, Amy. The Total Tattoo Book. New York, Warner Books Inc., 1994.
A general overview of modern tattoo procedures and tattoos in popular culture. If you want to know which famous people have them and where, this book is for you.
Cult classic about a model who is abducted by a mentally unbalanced tattoo artist who uses her body as a living canvas for his tattoo designs.
An online annotated bibliography of popular movies in which tattoos play both minor and major roles.
A an alphabetical list of celebrities with tattoos. Photos included.
Spidey. Cam at Voodoo Tattoo Studios.