May 10-11, 2013
General Public Event Hours are:
Friday, May 10th 8:30 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Saturday, May 11th 8:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
INK serves to examine and celebrate the art, culture, lifestyle, history, anthropology and sociology of tattoos, tattooing, and being tattooed. The practice of permanently inking the body spans all cultures, religions and lifestyles throughout history.
Tattoo-inspired artwork of all mediums will be on gallery display from more than 150 local, national and international artists, as you enjoy live, thrilling entertainment by Izgreyala, Mercury Suspension with Lotus Purgatory, and Detroit's beloved Mistress of Ceremony Meridith Lorde.
Guests will also have a chance to shop numerous local vendors, such as InkAddict, Ink Detroit, Killer Crowns & more, as well as browse the INK. Print Store.
The VIP Collector's Preview begins Friday, May 10th from 7:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. VIP Guests will get a first look at the collection of the artwork & a chance to speak with the curators, while enjoying gourmet appetizers, pastries & libations as they are entertained with an intimate fire performance by Wingless Feuer.