Moving Forward Like A Locomotive

Fire and water makes steam, the steam pressure powers the cylinder pushing the piston that drives the wheels… We are right on track and moving forward! Building the foundation where dedication, dreams and inspiration will thrive! No Politics, Constructive Ideas, Swiss Tattoo Culture… Achieving Common Goals, Connecting People and Recognizing Accomplishments in Basel, Switzerland Saturday afternoon with the Family Leu… Long discussion with Loretta over varied topics, and lots of smiles from Filip, no politics only peace at the Leu family household… Sunday was a family day with Christian Ngyuen…

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Swiss Television presents TMB Founding Board Member Jacqueline Spoerlé

Jacqueline Spoerlé: vor 25 Jahren eine der ersten Frauen in der Schweizer Tattooszene. Heute ist sie eine nahmhafte Tätowiererin, spezialisiert auf Maori-Tattoos und führt ihr eigenes Tattoo-Studio in Luzern. Jacqueline Spoerlé: 25 years ago one of the first women in the Swiss tattoo scene. Today she is a well-known tattoo artist specializing in Maori tattoos and runs her own tattoo parlor in Lucerne.

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Tattoo Legend Jimmy Wong

Since 1971 Tattoo by Jimmy Wong Jimmy Wong is a living legend in the world of tattooing today. A master tattoo artist, Jimmy Wong has been tattooing in Thailand since 1971  and is known throughout the world. Tattooing over 47 years and befriended by travelers from the world over visiting Bangkok’s Red Light district, Jimmy Wong has always worked during night time. Starting usually after 9 pm  and tattooing straight into the early morning hours Jimmy’s relaxed approach and confidence as he tattoos shows the years of experience he has.…

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“Backpieces” Exhibition in Geneva

Filip Leu B A C K P I E C E S Exhibition from February 28 to March 30, 2019 Opening on February 28, 2019 from 18:00 Next Door Gallery, Rue De L’Arquebuse 16, 1204 Geneva, Switzerland For his first exhibition in the gallery, Filip Leu, a self-taught and polymorphous artist who no longer presents, reveals “BACKPIECES”, about thirty original sketches in real size (70x100cm) executed in charcoal especially for this exhibition. Each piece is thought and realized in order to marry the curves and movements of the body by…

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Fundraising Efforts & Support

Personal letter from Dave Holm On behalf of the Tattoo Museum in Basel, Switzerland Greetings and salutations to Professional Tattoo Artists, Machine Builders, Supply Companies, Publishers & those of you interested in preserving the past and present history of tattooing. I am asking you for some of your time, effort and energy for raising funds to benefit the future Tattoo Museum in Basel. Besides myself, there are other seasoned industry professionals working on this project who live and work here in Switzerland.    Andy Gally, Jacquelin Spoerlie, Valentin Steinmann, Filip…

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