Art by Marvin Silva

Artist at Empire State Studio 134 Broadway 2nd floor, Amityville NY 11701 Call the shop to book:516-414-4249
09.20.17

Travel

 

Nov. 25-26, 2017. New Zealand Tattoo Festival. New Plymouth, NZ (convention)

Feb. 9-11, 2018. Philadelphia Tattoo Arts Convention.

March 23-25, 2018. Chicago Tattoo Arts Convention.

May 4-6, 2018. Baltimore Tattoo Arts Convention.

July 20-22, 2018. Lake Tahoe Tattoo Show.

09.12.16

Travel Dates

October 14-16, 2016: CITY OF TREES EXPO, Sacramento CA

October 20-23, 2016: PARADISE TATTOO GATHERING, MA

April 28-30, 2017: HELL CITY, OH

08.08.12

Tattoo Conventions

We had a blast at the Manchester International Tattoo Convention, thanks to Shelley Bond and her amazing crew! Now my friend Tommy Helm and I are gearing up for the Paradise Tattoo Convention in Keystone, Colorado Sept. 13-16. I have some slots left for some smaller tattoos, so hit me up if you're interested. Thanks and see you all there!!

07.02.12

travels

My buddy Shane Baker and  I are all set and ready to go to the Manchester Tattoo Convention, England from Aug. 4th-5th. Can't wait!

06.16.12

Guestspot

I'm back from my guestspot at Off The Map Tattoo. It was a fun and busy 4 days, Thanks fellas! I'm back at the shop, and will be there all of July. I'll post more tattoo convention dates for August and September. So make sure you check back soon!

03.30.12

Tattoo Conventions

I will be at the Baltimore Tattoo Arts Convention from May 11-13.... Guest at Off the Map Tattoo (MA) from June 13-16....Manchester Tattoo Show (England) from Aug. 4-5.....Paradise Tattoo Gathering (Keystone, CO) from Sept. 13-16. Feel free to contact me if you want to get tattooed by me at any of these places. Thank you so much for your support!

02.13.12

News

Shane Oneil's "Best of the Midwest" Convention in Iowa was a blast! I had a lot of fun hangin out with a lot really talented artists and also got to tattoo some fun pieces on some really cool people! I'm planning on traveling some more so definitely stay tuned for updates. Thank you all for your support!

01.15.12

Iowa Convention

I will be at the 2012 Best of the Midwest Tattoo Convention in Iowa from Feb. 10-12. Hit me up if you would like to get tattooed by me at the convention. Thanks!

11.18.11

News

I will be at Paradise Artist Retreat in Tamaya, New Mexico from Feb. 20-23. I can't wait!!

10.06.11

News

The past month and a half have been very eventful and exhausting! But I definitely wouldn't have it any other way. I had a blast at this year's Hell City in Arizona, then a two week trip to visit my family in the Philippines, an educational weekend at Paradise Tattoo Gathering in MA, then finally a weekend trip to New Orleans! I'm definitely planning on staying home till the new year to concentrate on present tattoo projects and some paintings. Make sure to check back for future conventions and guest spots. Thanks a lot for looking!

05.04.11

Travels

I will be at the Hell City Tattoo Fest in Phoenix, AZ from Aug. 26-28. Then I will be painting at the Paradise Tattoo Gathering in Jimminy Peek, MA from Sept. 15-18.

02.16.11

Travels

I will be tattooing at the Baltimore Convention from April 8-10, then my buddy Christian Perez and I will be at Stevie Monies shop "Pinz and Needlez" for two days (April 11-12). Then from April 18-22, I will be at Cosmic Creations in Lake Tahoe, CA. If you want to get tattooed by me while I'm there you can call (530) 600-0800. Then last but not least, I will be at the Skin Expo in Puerto Rico from June 11-12. As always, feel free to hit me up if you want to get tattooed in these places!! Thank you all for your support!!
01.23.11

tattoo conventions

I'll be tattooing at the Philly Tattoo Arts Convention from Feb. 4th - 6th. A couple of months after that, (June 11th - 12th) I will be at the Skin Expo in Puerto Rico. I'll make sure to post updates if anything else happens in between. Thanks so much for checkin' the site out!!
01.05.11

tattoo conventions

I'm going to be at Off The Map in MA from Jan. 9th - 12th. Then I'll be tattooing at the Philly Tattoo Convention from Feb. 4th - 6th. A couple of months after that, (June 11th - 12th) I will be at the Skin Expo in Puerto Rico. I'll make sure to post updates if anything else happens in between. Thanks so much for checkin' the site out!!
12.01.10

tattoo conventions

I'm back from Europe! Thank you so much to everyone who hooked us up during our stay. Kim for having us at the Brussels Convention. My family and some new friends. George Perham, Momo, and my girl Caroline for doing this with me! I will be doing some more traveling though. I'll be doing a guestspot at Off The Map from Jan. 9th-12th. Then I'll be at the Philly Tattoo Convention from Feb. 4th-6th. Then I'll be at the Skin Designs Tattoo Expo in Puerto Rico on June 11th-12th. I'll keep you all posted as things happen. Thank you all so much for your support!
10.06.10

Brussels Tattoo Convention

I will be doing the Brussels Tattoo Convention in Belgium with my friend George Perham from November 13-14. If anybody is interested in getting tattooed by me while I'm there, feel free to hit me up!!! See you guys there!!!
09.06.10

Artist Retreat

My friend Christian Perez and I will be at the Paradise Tattoo Gathering "Artist Retreat" from Sept. 16-19. I'm sooooooo excited to paint with and learn from some really badass artists!!
08.23.10

Hell City, Arizona

I will be at Hell City, Arizona with my buddy Christian Perez from 8/27-8/29. Try to stop by and say what's up if you're going to be around the area. See you guys there!!
07.16.10

Conventions

(Aug 27th - Aug 29th) Hell City, AZ........(Sept 16th - Sept 19th) Paradise Artist Retreat, MA......(Nov 13th - Nov 14th) Brussels Tattoo Convention, Belgium.........I'm also planning on doing a guestspot during my stay in Belgium. I'll update you as soon as I confirm the dates and place where I'll be staying so check back often for updates!!
05.17.10

Empire State Studio

So, I've decided to move back to NY. Starting June 21st, I'll be tattooing full time at Empire State Studios in Oceanside, NY. Check them out at http://www.empirestatestudios.com If anybody's interested in booking an appointment with me, feel free to email me through this website and I will get back to you. Thank you all in advance!!
04.24.10

Private Eye Studio Art Show

Saturday, May 15 2010. 6pm-9pm. Private Eye Studio Art Show. My buddy Christian Perez and I will be showing our paintings at Channel 1 Skateshop 220 State St., New Haven, CT. (www.channel1online.com). Then my band, Utopia Banished, will be performing at the after party which starts at 10pm. This is the first time that CP and I will be showing our paintings as a group, so I hope you guys can come and support!!!
04.01.10

New Tattoos

Just posted some tattoos I did at the Philly Convention and some I did in our studio. I'm finally being asked to do more bio-organic tattoos, I love 'em haha! Feel free to browse through my portfolio, and as always don't hesitate to get in touch with me if you have any questions. Thanks everyone!!
03.05.10

Convention

Christian Perez and I will be at the Philly Convention from March 26-28. If you're around the area make sure to stop by!!
12.20.09

Guest Spots

I will be at Off The Map Tattoo. 112 Cottage St., Easthampton, MA from March 1-5. Hit me up if you would like to book an appointment with me while I'm there. Thanks!!! 646-852-4772
12.03.09

Appointments

I'm taking on new clients and new projects! So if you have any custom tattoo ideas that you would like to get tattooed, feel free to get intouch with me through this site by clicking "contact". Or you can call (203)823-5005
11.11.09

New Tattoos

I just uploaded a bunch of new custom tattoos. Some were done at the Visionary Expo in Miami, and some in my studio. I'm also working on a couple of bigger projects so make sure to check back every so often. thanks!!
09.22.09

Visionary Expo, Miami FL

Hey everyone! Just got back from an awesome weekend at Paradise Tattoo Gathering. It was definitely a great experience. Next stop is the Visionary Expo in Miami, FL. Oct. 9-11. You can check www.visionaryexpo.com for more information on the show. I will also be posting some new tattoos in the next couple of days, so make sure to check back! Thanks for your support and I'll see you around!!!
09.17.09

Paradise Tattoo Gathering

My friend Christian Perez and I will be tattooing at the Paradise Tattoo Gathering in Hancock, MA from Sept. 17th-20th. So make sure you guys stop by and say what's up!!! see you there!!
08.16.09

Back to more tattooing

Just got back to CT from my guest spot at Off the Map Tattoo. I want to thank Gabe and the crew for a great time!! Now, back to more tattooing and setting up for Rock the Ink in Providence, R.I.. I will also be at this year's Paradise Tattoo Gathering, but I won't be working...strictly chillin. So I hope to see some of you at both of these shows! cheers!
08.02.09

Off the Map Guest Spot

Ok so I'm doing my first guest spot ever. And what better place to break the ice than at Off The Map Tattoo. Don't be afraid to stop by if you're in the area. Off the Map is located at 112 Cottage St., Easthampton, MA 01027. you can also call (413)527-6574. Or visit their website at www.offthemaptattoo.com I'll be there from Aug. 13-16 Cheers and enjoy the summer!!!
07.07.09

Private Studio

I'm now working in a private studio in New Haven, CT. If anybody wants to get tattooed by me please call (203)823-5005. Thanks for your support!!
06.08.09

Welcome

Welcome to my website! Feel free to browse through my portfolio and if you have any questions at all.... I'm right here!