Friday, May 4, 2012

Oh, Boy! - Ien Levin

Name: Ien Levin
Age: 23
Location: Kiev, Ukraine
Day job (what pays the bills): tattoo artist

What was growing up like for you? 

It was loads of books and drawing on a wallpapers.

Who is Ien Levin? 

He is an almost seven feet tall Jew formalist, full-time tattoo artist and housekeeper. 

What inspires you the most? 

I don't believe in inspiration. You just do something or not.

Who are some of your favourite artists, muses etc? 

Albrecht Dürer, Pieter Brueghel, Hieronymus Bosch.

How would you describe your art?

 It's classy, neutral, unemotional, minimalistic, a bit sacred, a bit scary.

Artist, Tattooer, Model, Man..How do you see yourself? 

I don't look at myself, I'm doing my thing.

Who are some of the most important people in your life?

 They are my girlfriend and few of my friends.

What do you look for in girls and admire most? 

Consequentially way of thinking. Boobs.

Girls vs Women?


What are some of the biggest lessons you have learned in life so far? 

You have to go big, or you'll go home.

What can we expect from you in the future? 

New works, new projects, some books and merch.

Anything you'd like to say to your fans and the readers?

 Don't get me too serious. I'm an artist, I know how to bullshit.

Where can we lurk you online?