Tattoo mogul and film maker Mario Barth announced today the exciting line-up for his annual 2009 Biggest Tattoo Show on Earth. The world’s largest skin and body modification convention is coming to sin city on October 2-4, 2009 at the extraordinary Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV.
Superstar Tommy Lee and DJ Aero will perform live at the ground-breaking expo which is expected to draw crowds in excess of 100,000.
From American industry icons such as Stanley Moskowitz and Lyle Tuttle to Japan’s Horitoshi family and Polynesian artist Sulu Ape Pili Mo’o– over 1,000 of the world’s top artists and vendors are expected to attend this year’s show.
With seminars and one-on-one sessions being taught by the businesses’ top professionals–including Barth himself–in topics such as business finance, pending legislation, shop design, tattooing techniques, piercing and body modification, this is sure to be an unbelievable opportunity for professional growth.
The conference will host celebrity appearances and tattoo contest where trophies will be handed out for best color tattoo, best black and white tattoo, best back or chest piece, best tribal tattoo and best overall tattooed person. Visitors can also join the Intenze Color Lounge for the first-ever pigment exchange program.
Mario Barth and John Huntington will present the official closing party at the Palms Casino Resort on October 4, 2009.
The expo will also host several charity events including a Charity Slot Tournament, benefiting PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) and a Charity Golf Tournament, benefiting CureSearch, Childhood Cancer Research.