By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Helping to welcome in the new year Tattoo Week returns to Rio this weekend for its second edition. Featuring forty foreign tattoo artists and the biggest names in Brazilian body art work, the event will take over 220 stands in Barra da Tijuca's RioCentro's 'Pavilion 2' from Friday, January 3rd through Sunday, January 5th.
Organized by MegaWartz, a Rio de Janeiro native, and Klan Tattoo, from São Paulo, the focus of the convention is to strengthen connections between tattoo artists and to demonstrate the value and artistry . . .