On NOVEMBER 17, 2018 – The MACRO Museum in Rome announced the recognition of Ivana Belakova’s Tattoo art as Contemporary Fine Art. Ivana Belakova aka IVANA TATTOO ART became the FIRST and ONLY WOMEN in the world to be recognised as a Contemporary artist for her funky colour and illustrative street style of tattooing. Her tattoos are now considered contemporary fine art and are listed in the museum’s catalog.
Ivana Tattoo Art is celebrity tattoo artist known worldwide for her unique brand of creativity. She has tattooed celebs like Chris Brown & many more. Ivana is a self taught artist who has been perfecting her style for the last 22 years. She has won multiple awards and has participated in some of the most prestigious international tattoo shows in the industry.
Her tattoos are positive, playful, beautiful, sometimes mischievous and always fun. Her style is innovative, sophisticated, and eclectic; a mixture of multiple genres combining funky, bright colours and abstract elements with street style and high art.
She currently lives and works in her own studio Ivana Tattoo Art in Long Beach, California.