NY Empire State Tattoo Expo Presented by Inked Magazine on July 15 and July 16, 2017 at the NYC Midtown Hilton. For many it was a change to get tattooed by world famous tattoo artists.
Outside of the expo, client showing his front and back covered with Japanese tattoos on his body, Artist Takizo Moro. http://takizomoro.jp
Body art or tattoos has entered the mainstream it is no longer considered a weird kind of subculture.
"According to a 2006 Pew survey, 40% of Americans between the ages of 26 and 40 have been tattooed".