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Tattoo Age: Mutsuo (Part 3/3) Video

November 5, 2012

Mutsuo wraps up his Tattoo Age series by taking a little trip to his hometown. After a brief tour of the local temples, and a quick trip to his house, Vice sit down with Mutsuo for a philosophical take on what tattooing means to him. Enjoy.

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Tattoo Age: Mutsuo Part 1 (Video)

October 13, 2012

This series revolves around an artist named Mutsuo who tattoos at the world-famous Three Tides Tattoo in Osaka, Japan. Mutsuo went from being one of the shop’s first customers to its first apprentice, and now he is considered its most senior tattoo artist. He learned the trade from all the American tattoo masters who visited [...]

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