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The "19th International Tattoo Convention of Valencia" will be held on 12-13-14 July 2019.
Sorolla was a Valencian painter who in his youth when finishing his drawing training at the Artisans School of Valencia began sending his works to competitions. At first they went unnoticed, because they did not fit with the official painting, of historical and dramatic theme. But far from discouraging him, it was a motivation to continue his training and his evolution as a painter, beginning to receive awards and prizes. He became such a prolific artist that he left more than 2200 cataloged works and received the honor of being named Favorite and Meritorious Son of Valencia.
After 19 years there are many tattooists who have lived participating in the International Tattoo Convention in Valencia an evolution in their art as that of Sorolla, from the days when their tattoos went unnoticed, to their desire for daily improvement that has led them to go from being the tattooists who attended seminars to expand their knowledge to be those who teach them to help the Art of Tattoo continue to evolve in our country.
The day will come when a Valencian Tattooist will be named Favorite and Meritorious Son of Valencia, in recognition of the quality of his art and proudly taking the name of Valencia around the world.
If the best place to admire the works of art of the painters are the museums, possibly the best place to admire the works of art of the tattooists are the International Tattoo Conventions and this year the one of Valencia will celebrate its coming of age with a remarkable evolution and moving to Féria Valencia. A facility of the XXI century where the best tattooists in Spain will act as perfect hosts of tattoo artists from all continents for this great celebration.
In this edition, 7,000 square meters will be dedicated to the Art of Tattoo, with performances, live music, contests, shows, body painting, dance. Always counting as the cornerstone of the event with the hundreds of participating tattoo artists, who for three days will create works of art in the skin of a quality so that the eyes of lovers of the Tattoo Art of the world turn towards Valencia, being able to feel Be part of an event of this scope Favorite and Meritorious Sons of Valencia.
Remember - 12-13-14 of July 2019 the ink will not stop running in Valencia.