5x5 with Acetates

For no.6 in our 5×5 series I’ve chosen Acetates, a travelling Spanish tattooer you can find working in great shops around the globe. His unique and fresh take on Japanese imagery is a must see, especially when he mixes it with Tom of Finland references. You should also check out the previous 5 with Scott MoveLuxiano Street-ClassicEterno8Joe Ellis and Alex Boyko.

What are your 5 favourite images to tattoo?

  1. kabuki actors mashedup with tom of finland illustrations
  2. yokai monsters
  3. Noh masks
  4. japanese specters
  5. japanese lucky charms

Where are your 5 favourite places to work?

  1. Full Circle Tattoo, Ca. USA
  2. Seventh Son, Ca. USA
  3. Captured Tattoo, Ca. USA
  4. Electric Avenue, Luxitown, Luxembourg
  5. Clan of Tusk, Brugge, Belgium

Who are your 5 biggest inspirations?

  1. Kuniyoshi
  2. Kunichika
  3. Icibay
  4. Dan Sinnes
  5. Bill Canales

5 favourite tattoos you’ve done?

Acetates - Swallows&Daggers - Clothing & StreetwearAcetates - Swallows&Daggers - Clothing & StreetwearAcetates - Swallows&Daggers - Clothing & StreetwearAcetates - Swallows&Daggers - Clothing & StreetwearAcetates - Swallows&Daggers - Clothing & Streetwear

5 tattoos that have impressed you lately?

Luke Stewart (@lukeseventhson) (Seventh Son Tattoo)Luke Stewart - Swallows&Daggers - Clothing & Streetwear

Johan Svang (johansvangtattooing) (Immovable Tattoo)
Johan Shvan- Swallows&Daggers - Clothing & Streetwear

Ichibay (@hide_ichibay) (Three Tides Tattoo)Ichibay - Swallows&Daggers - Clothing & Streetwear

Ichibay (@hide_ichibay) (Three Tides Tattoo)
Ichibay - Swallows&Daggers - Clothing & Streetwear

 

Hori Koi (@horikoii) (Buddaruma Tattoo)
Hori Koi - Swallows&Daggers - Clothing & Streetwear

 

You can find Acetates on instagram @acetates or at various shops around the globe.

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