Artist Bio profile for Alfredo Olaya
Alfredo Olaya developed his passion for tattooing after a life-altering accident that resulted in serious spinal injuries and fractures to the skull. During his recovery period, he realized his potential as an artist. He traveled from Colombia to Peru, joining his brother and business partner Fabian Olaya at Bucanero Tattoo. Since that time, he has gleaned many awards and honors in Colombia, Peru, and Argentina. Participating in an international tattoo convention, he achieved first place in the old school category, and best tattoo of the day for a full back piece. Alfredo is largely influenced by his travels through South America.