Adriana de Barros is a Portuguese-Canadian writer, editor, and photographer known professionally as The Tattoo Journalist.

She has over 20 years of experience writing about fine arts and has spent the last decade chronicling the tattoo industry.

De Barros is the author of the book “Ta’too” and the editor of Scene360 magazine; she has also contributed to Tattoo Kulture, Skin Art, Tattoo Life, Inkers, Total Tattoo, Skin & Ink, ReinventingTheTattoo, Inked, Tattoo Revue, Skin Deep, and Gore Noir, among other publications.

Recommended Features:

KARI BARBA
(Photo © Greg Conraux)

Accomplished Interviews:

Charlie Cartwright
Kari Barba
Fip Buchanan
Chris Garver
Mike Cole
Carlos Torres
Gakkin
Ami James
Zombie Boy
Norm Love Letters
Teresa Sharpe
Nikko Hurtado
Julian Siebert
Ryan A. Malarkey
Paul Talbot

Mo Ganji
Mr. K
Stephen Stratton
Chaim Machlev
Nissaco
Xoil
Brücius
Gordoletters
Michela Bottin
Alexis Vaatete
Hanumantra
Tommy Montoya
Otto D’Ambra
Noon
Lewisink
Sewp

Oscar Hove
Yanina Viland
Silvano Fiato
Makoto
Alle Tattoo
Ilya Cascad
Alexandre Abreu
Filip Henningsson
Julim Rosa
Mauro Amaral
Ivana Belakova
Yashka Steiner
Daniela Sagel
Delphin Musquet
Noko

Publications:

Julim Rosa interview on Scene36's ta'too book

Ta’too Book

Kari Barba on Skin&Ink magazine

Skin&Ink

Charlie Cartwright interview on Total Tattoo magazine

Total Tattoo

Chris Garver interview on Inkers app

Inkers App

Brucius interview on Tattoo Kulture magazine

Tattoo Kulture

Scene360 on mobile

Scene360

Services:

Interviews
Feature Writing
Studio Coverage
Artist Profiles
Convention Coverage
Press Releases
Proofreading and Editing
Photography

Livestream

Watch a part of the interview with San Diego legend Fip Buchanan, and tattoo collector Steven Johnson.