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Body Piercing Unlimited
(907) 458-7464
112 N Turner St
Fairbanks, AK
 
Karma Good Tattoo's
(907) 457-8287
1450 S Cushman St
Fairbanks, AK
 
Body Piercing Unlimited
(907) 458-7464
1637 College Rd
Fairbanks, AK
 
Body Piercing Unlimited
(907) 458-7464
112 N Turner St
Fairbanks, AK
 
Ultimate Body Piercing && Tattoo
(907) 563-2005
3427 E Tudor Rd Ste B
Anchorage, AK
 
Risner, D A Professional Tattooing
(907) 456-6651
3536 Industrial Ave
Fairbanks, AK
 
Midnite Sun Tattoos
(907) 456-4657
313 Well St
Fairbanks, AK
 
Eagle River Tattoo
(907) 622-4465
11127 Old Eagle River Rd.
Eagle River, AK
 
Tattoo Shop
(907) 373-7546
951 Hermon Rd Ste 3
Wasilla, AK
 
Pair A Dice Tattoo
(907) 463-3704
116 Seward St
Juneau, AK
 

Biomechanical tattoos

Biomechanical tattoo designs Biomechanical Tattoo Designs - Bio-mechanical tattoos are realistic, three-dimensional impressions of a robotic bio-realm beneath the skin. It's a 'tromp l'oeil', or 'trick of the eye', since the skin often appears to be peeled back to reveal what you're truly made of - an improbable (but somehow sublime) combination of mechanics and flesh. Where there should be a mess of blood and bone, tendons and sinew, we might see mechanical components - gears, tubes, and levers. Some say these titanium parts represent our hidden potential.

In popular culture, the biomechanical phenomenon is best represented by the Star Trek cyborgs, a cloned race known as Borgs. Where hoses, pipes and wires co-mingle with corporeal limbs and orifices, here we have biomechanics. Skilled tattoo artists can cleverly replicate this fiction (or science fiction) in two dimensions.

More popular with guys than gals, these biomechanical designs are usually inked over the body's most powerful musculature - the upper arms, calves, thighs, back, and sometimes the wrist.

Biomechanical sculptures

Traditionally, biomechanical tattoos are done in black and grey, which lends itself to the accepted notion of metal and robotics. But full colour better serves an 'interior life' composed of fanciful objects found therein, like butterflies, and 'the light' of our true nature.

Most of us first became aware of 'biomechanics' while watching any one of the "Alien" movies. The genius behind the design of the alien creature was the Swiss surrealist, H.R. Giger. (He won the Oscar in 1980 for 'best achievement in visual effects'.) Giger's previous artistic works had already earned him a reputation for probing our primal fears and instincts. He was clearly trying to disturb those who encountered his man-machines. Says one observer, "This man knows what we fear."

Bio-mechanical Inspiration Gallery - Click here to get inspired! Much of modern-era tattooing - skulls, blood, vampires - can be called 'dark art'. Biomechanical designs - some...

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