2017 International Tattoo Bodysuit Design Contest

Submit your entry for 2017’s competition

We’re now taking entries for the 2017 contest, see previous years winners.

You can enter in either the amateur or professional category, using our standard body template for bodysuit tattoo designs or your own body shape template.

This year we’re broadening the contest to include the following categories:

  • Best bodysuit tattoo artist in the world – roots
  • Best bodysuit tattoo artist in the world – contemporary
  • Best bodysuit tattoo artist in the world – fusion (multiple artists)

Entries need to be in by 1st October.

To get your entry in, email a copy to theultimategallerynz@gmail.com or drop in to Underground Arts Tattoo Studio at 187 Vivian street, Wellington.

Previous Entries

Tiki

Artist: Thor,
Category: Roots

Maori Tiki

Artist: Steve Maddock,
Category: Roots

Acrylic & Sunlight - Ron Rijks Holland

Artist: Ron Rijks Holland,
Category: Roots

Abraxas Aeon

Artist: Abraxas Aeon,
Category: Roots

Dick Jason Meijer

Artist: Dick Jason Meijer,
Category: Contemporary

Tangel

Artist: Tangel,
Category: Contemporary

Sander Valentijn

Artist: Sander Valentijn,
Category: Contemporary

Unknown Artist

Artist: Unknown Artist,
Category: Contemporary

AVP Design From Matt Ford

Artist: Matt Ford,
Category: Contemporary

Steve Maddock Fusion

Artist: Robert Foltyn, Steve Maddock, Tana Garnier,
Category: Fusion

Ultimate Gallery Front Fusion (Asian NZ Inspired)

Artist: Matt Ford, Steve Maddock,
Category: Fusion

Ornamental

Artist: Bernard Douglas,
Category: Contemporary

Bart Kelly

Artist: Bart Kelly,
Category: Contemporary

Sun dragon front

Artist: Ron Rjiks,
Category: Contemporary

Yap Islander

Artist: Bernard Douglas,
Category: Roots

Easter Island 1

Artist: Bernard Douglas,
Category: Roots

Hand Painted

Artist: Thomas Acid,
Category: Contemporary

Fiji Male Front

Artist: Bernie Douglas,
Category: Roots

Mermaid

Artist: Allan Musson,
Category: Contemporary

Griffon

Artist: Allan Musson,
Category: Contemporary

Fiji female front 2

Artist: Bernie Douglas,
Category: Roots

Fiji female front 1

Artist: Bernie Douglas,
Category: Roots

Contemporary Religious.

Artist: Bryn Metcalf,
Category: Contemporary

Indigenous Celtic design.

Artist: Bryn Metcalf,
Category: Roots

Celtic man

Artist: Steve Maddock,
Category: Roots

Adam and Steves fusion

Artist: Adam Craft, Steve Maddock,
Category: Fusion

Contemporary Ron Rjiks 2

Artist: Ron Rjiks,
Category: Contemporary

Fusion from Johe Tattoos

Artist: Anibal Fernandez, David Grishenko, Fabio Maravalhas, Michael Van Elderen, Omar Bernadus, Robin Snip, Victor Herrero,
Category: Fusion

Fusion from the Netherlands

Artist: Miep, Ron Rjiks,
Category: Fusion

Fusion from Kingsland Ink and Underground Arts

Artist: Erica Ware, Ghis Melou, Jarod Liversedge, Keith Lin, Mati Slap, Nick Agnew, Rob Ting, Steve Maddock, Tane Morgan,
Category: Fusion

Samoan woman

Artist: Bernard Douglas,
Category: Roots

Persian

Artist: Endre Sazbo,
Category: Roots

Nukumanu man

Artist: Bernard Douglas,
Category: Roots

Mexican

Artist: Zsuzsi Ivanka,
Category: Roots

Hungarian

Artist: Zsuzsi Ivanka,
Category: Roots

Egyptian by Zsuzsi Ivanka

Artist: Zsuzsi Ivanka,
Category: Roots

Dick Jason Meijer Tattoo

Artist: Dick Jason Meijer,
Category: Contemporary

Bodysuit by Team Rob Duet

Artist: Cees Van Nobelen, Deniz Deniz, Po'oino Yrondi, Rob Deut,
Category: Roots

Ron Rjiks 2

Artist: Ron Rjiks,
Category: Contemporary

Jungle body 2

Artist: Indara Pania,
Category: Contemporary

Fusion crew

Artist: Andrew Jones, Han Xu, Joe Brown, Mati Slap, Pepa Heller, Roger Ingerton, Steve Maddock,
Category: Fusion

2014 Fusion

Artist: Coen Mitchell, Horiga, Jaco Schmidt, Juse, Steve Maddock, Tane Morgan, Tuigamala Andy Taufiafi,
Category: Fusion

Netherlands Fusion

Artist: Dick Jason Meijer, Ron Rjiks,
Category: Fusion

Ron Rjiks 1

Artist: Ron Rjiks,
Category: Contemporary

Rock Of Ages

Artist: Steve Maddock,
Category: Contemporary

Tane's First Suit

Artist: Tane Morgan,
Category: Roots

Jungle Body 1

Artist: Indara Pania,
Category: Contemporary

Amsterdam blue fusion

Artist: Al Musson, Steve Maddock, Ymre Molnar,
Category: Fusion

Previous Winners

Fusion from the Netherlands

Artist: Miep, Ron Rjiks,
Category: Fusion

Dick Jason Meijer Tattoo

Artist: Dick Jason Meijer,
Category: Contemporary

Bodysuit by Team Rob Duet

Artist: Cees Van Nobelen, Deniz Deniz, Po'oino Yrondi, Rob Deut,
Category: Roots

Fusion mystic

Artist: Ron Rjiks, Steve Maddock,
Category: Fusion

Neo Tribal

Artist: Craig D,
Category: Contemporary

Maori meets Celt

Artist: Tane Morgan,
Category: Roots