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Brutal Beauty: Trash Polka Tattoos By Simone Pfaff And Volko Merschky

The famous Trash Polka style of Buena Vista Tattoo Club, created by Simone Pfaff and Volko Merschky

Simone Pfaff and Volko Merschky are the creative duo behind iconic tattoo studio Buena Vista Tattoo Club. But they are also the creators of one of the boldest and most artistic style of contemporary tattoo. Realistic Trash Polka has been copied, but never equaled, nor surpassed. 

Trash Polka is a subtle and impressive mix of realism with graphic effects. In black and vivid colors (often red), tattoos are often of large scale. Simone Pfaff and Volko Merschky have even protected their creation with a copyright. A unique way to perceive tattooing, Trash Polka has numerous adepts and fans. The high class duo is giving a place of honor to tattoo in contemporary art for sure. Admire the one and only Realistic Trash Polka on the Facebook and Instagram of Buena Vista Tattoo Club.


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