Tattoo Culture: From Ritual to Revolution
Tattoos have been marks of our uniqueness since 3300 B.C. Humans have turned to altering their physical appearances and ways of body modifications ever since the dawn of civilization. Within the realms of body piercings, esoteric branding and scarification - tattooing became a common practice amongst various cultures and tribes as tangible signs of identity. From prehistoric rituals, to carefully carved sub-cultures and today an important art form in our popular culture - the evolution of tattooing as a practice is intriguing.