Simon, Montreal

Posted Wednesday July 22nd, 2015

Name/ nickname Simon

Where do you live ? Montreal, QC, Canada

Your job? Normally Web / e-commerce in the fashion world, but at the moment I’m travelling.

Why do you have tattoos ? Because it is fuckin cool. More seriously, it is just an evolution of the cultures in which I evolve for quite a while.

How do you choose the design of your tattoos ? At the beginning we are always great obsessed by the motive, the small elements and everything. It is a lot of intellectual masturbation. Now, I have in mind a vague idea and I let the tattooer make.

What is your interest in tattoos ? The durability.

What or who is your artistic inspiration ? Way too wide. The culture skateboard, punk-rock, hardcore, not bad the culture choppers / motorcycle at the moment…

Who is/ are the Tattooist(s) who have stung you ? Arno Schultz ( PSC Tattoo MTL ), Sylvain Liengme ( Add’ink Geneva ), Easy Sacha ( Mystery Tattoo Club Paris ), Bert Krak ( Smith Street Parlor NYC), Pat ( Art Corpus ), Sunny Buick …

What is the story of your tattoos (numbers, place, … ) ?

When did you start ? 18 yo

What was the reaction of your friends and family ? Many sighs. It is now better, I believe

Your next tattoo ? When I want.

What would be your definition of the tattoo ? Mark my story, make look like my body that it takes place in my head.

When you will be an old man/ old woman ? I shall be fucking cool.

Simon, Montreal

Posted Wednesday July 22nd, 2015