On The Download
Outside The Frame
Food + Drink
On The Cheap
Bars and Drinking
Arts & Entertainment
Museums & Galleries
Big Fat Whale
Tattooing and Body Modification
Institute for Contemporary Arts Boston
Dr. Lakra is no more a real doctor than is Dr. Dre or Dr. Demento. The 38-year-old Mexican tattoo artist’s real name is Jerónimo López Ramírez. As for “lakra,” it means “delinquent.” Or so I thought.
Dr. Lakra loves the ink
| April 09, 2010
Slideshow: Snowblind | Regeneration Tattoo
Artists Include: Cathy Johnson, Edwin Marquez, Brian Hemming, Daniel Bythewood and Brad Stevens
Snowblind @ the LAB Boston, through February 13, 2009
| February 02, 2009
Inspired by the Peabody Essex Museum’s current exhibition on Maori tattoos, we raised a call to adventurously inked souls in Boston.
Some of Boston's best tattoos
| June 26, 2008
As Massachusetts’s puritanical Blue Laws started to fade in the late 1990s, the kids on Comm Ave rejoiced.
Body modification as art at the Peabody Essex Museum
| February 20, 2008
Thirteen ways of looking at ink
Reflections on a lifetime of personal connections with tattoos
| February 20, 2008
Readers' picks 2007: City Life
Roxanne Huff, Old Orchard Beach, Francisco's at the Blue House Café, and more
Best bartender, best beach, best tattoo artist, best people-watching, and more
PORTLAND PHOENIX STAFF
| April 19, 2007
Dr. Lovemonkey thinks that when you get something as personal as a body adornment, you want to put a lot of thought and a lot of heart into it.
| April 18, 2007
Flashbacks: August 18, 2006
These selections, culled from our back files, were compiled by Paul Babin and Sam MacLaughlin.
The Boston Phoenix has been covering the trends and events that shape our times since 1966.
| August 17, 2006
Flashbacks, February 3, 2006
This week in history, from the pages of the Boston Phoenix
The Boston Phoenix has been covering the trends and events that shape our times since 1966. These selections, culled from our back files, were compiled by Chris Brook and Ian Sands.
| February 02, 2006
See more deals
Copyright © 2014 Phoenix Media/Communications Group. All Rights Reserved.
Advertise With Us
Work For Us