Great surrealism tattoo artists ink artworks that evoke imagination, creativity, dreams and the unconsciou. The meaning tattoo aficionado’s may expand the meaning of their surrealist tattoos as more life is experienced and envisioned. At Jose Torres Tattoo, Surrealism Tattoos are about bringing the vision within onto your skin. A surreal tattoo often blends elements of realism tattoos and transforms the subject into a hyperrealistic, blended juxtaposition, with paradoxical abstract imagery.’
Surrealism aims to revolutionise human experience. It balances a rational vision of life with one that asserts the power of the unconscious and dreams. The movement’s artists find magic and strange beauty in the unexpected and the uncanny, the disregarded and the unconventional. At the core of their work is the willingness to challenge imposed values and norms, and a search for freedom.
Black and Grey Surrealism Tattoo Artist
Surrealism Tattoos: Jose Torres Tattoo Profile
My name is Jose Torres and I’m a professional tattoo artist, tattoo shop owner, husband and father. I have the privilege of traveling America inking surreal tattoo clients from coast to coast, and my family. I love surrealism tattoos, and work with anyone including all 50 states, countries, and body parts. Currently, I tattoo primarily in Fayetteville, NC for locals and the soldiers from Fort Bragg just minutes from Sacred Raven Tattoo, where I do my tattooing. I truly enjoy working on surrealism tattoos, and I team with clients on their creative ideas and tattoo projects of all sorts. I’ve been recognized as one of the best surreal tattoo artists in the US, and I look forward to working with you.
Surreal Black and Grey Ink
Surreal Black and Grey Tattoo uses only black ink, but brilliantly varies the shades and darkness of the ink through application by a black and grey tattoo artist with a single needle. It is populary in the prison system in the 70s and 80s and is now the predominant style in tattoo.