Magnus Wolfgang, Montreal

Posted Tuesday November 18th, 2014

Magnus Wolfgang

Name/ nickname Magnus Wolfgang

Where do you live ? Montreal, Quebec

Your job? it’s a secret

Describe yourself in only one sentence : You have to know the rules before to break them.

Why do you have tattoos ? A little as everybody at the beginning, to mark an emotion or exorcise an experience. A way for each to tell the own story. If we grow a little we could interpret ca as a therapy.

What is your interest in tattoos ? I see that of 2 manners .Tout at first as an armor, that protects me. Then I would say that I see my body as a painting, I give an end of me has artists whom I admire.

What or who is your artistic inspiration ? Alexander McQueen, Otto Dix, Vivian Maïer, Herb Ritts, Bacon, Caravaggio, Chopin, Mozart oh too much of things of all the times and the different mediums that goes a little to different roaming philosophic has the music or the paint or simply a member of your circle of acquaintances.

Who is/ are the Tattooist(s) who have stung you ? Tin-Tin, Shamus Mahannah, Safwan, Eilo, Jessi Preston, Seth Wood Travis Driscoll, Evan eldt, Rebeca Jayne Doe, Arno Schultz, Maxime Buechi, Greg l’Araigne, Cokney, El Patman, HilaryJane Petersen, Azl … it’s not finished, others has to come …

What is the story of your tattoos (numbers, place, … ) ? My origins, my fears, my strengths, my fascinations and my bullshit thus I do not count them anymore. Too many stories, roses for my mother, a skull which is a tribute to Alexander McQueen there is a little of everything in fact.

When did you start ? 26 yo

What was the reaction of your friends and family ? Oh misfortune it is the subject which irritated…

Your next tattoo ? Tomorrow ?

What would be your definition of the tattoo ? No pain no gain

When you will be an old man/ old woman ? I shall be a badass grandma

Your favorite picture ? Artist ? Francis Bacon for the artist and there is others. I have a fascination for Gustave Caillebotte “Les Raboteurs de parquet” ‘s picture realized in 1875.

Your favorite restaurant ? Kenka East village has New York, a real iyakaza, the decoration is brilliant, the menu is crazy and the staff is adorable and it is really worth defying the line up.

The perfect song ? Wolves Act I and II , Bon iver

Your site, blog, twitter, instagram, or other web stuff … @magnuswolfgang

What entertains you right now ? My Chiro, this guy very nice

Magnus Wolfgang, Montreal

Posted Tuesday November 18th, 2014