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De Needle Art Tattoo Conventie vindt plaats in de Evenementenhal in Gorinchem.

Adres voor de navigatie:
Franklinweg 2, 4207 HZ, Gorinchem.
The Needle Art Tattoo Convention will take place at the Evenementenhal in Gorinchem.
Navigation/GPS address:
Franklinweg 2, 4207 HZ, Gorinchem, The Netherlands.



Friday May 18 - Artists Only


De conventie is op vrijdag 18 mei alleen toegankelijk voor artiesten en genodigden!
Friday May 18th. the convention is open to participating artists and VIP only!

12:00 - 18:00
Artist registration / building booths


15:00 - 16:30

Seminar by ...


17:00 - 19:00

Seminar by ...


20:00
End of artist only day

21:00
BBQ Party at Evenementenhal Gorinchem
(Participating artists & VIP only!)


Saturday May 19


10:00
Open for artists and VIP

12:00
Open for visitors

22:00
End of convention Saturday

23:00
After-party at Grand Cafe TAX



Small stage

Main stage


12:30 - 13:00   &   14:30 - 15:00
Fred Kyrel - Fashion shibari - Stylist & Photographer

Specializing in creating clothes made with ropes in colored hemp, sound cables & pearls. Inspired by existing clothing, traditional knots, textile techniques and adapt myself to the physical model.

15:00 - 15:45   &   16:15 - 17:00
Musical duo Verbraak - Van Bijnen

A mix of blues, New Orleans en bluegrass music preformed live on stage by Joost Verbraak en Jan van Bijnen.

13:00 - 14:30
Live music

Preformed live on stage by ...

16:00 - 17:00
Judging tattoo contests

All categories except Best of Day;
Best Color
Best Black-work/Polynesian
Best Oriental
Best Geometric

18:15 - 18:45
Circus of Madness show

Since September 2016 the Circus of madness offers a spectacular show involving fire & smoke, dancing and live piercing acts.

19:00 - 20:00
Judging tattoo contests

Category Best of Saturday

21:00 - 22:00
Awards all categories

Best realistic
Best Black & Grey
Best Avant-garde/Trashy
Best of Saturday




23:00 - 04:00
After-party at Grand Cafe TAX - Participating artists & VIP only!
FREE TAXI SHUTTLE FROM/TO HOTEL



Sunday May 20


10:00
Open for artists and VIP

12:00
Open for visitors

21:00
End of convention Sunday



Small stage

Main stage


12:30 - 13:00   &   14:30 - 15:00
Fred Kyrel - Fashion shibari - Stylist & Photographer

Specializing in creating clothes made with ropes in colored hemp, sound cables & pearls. Inspired by existing clothing, traditional knots, textile techniques and adapt myself to the physical model.

15:00 - 15:45   &   16:15 - 17:00
Musical duo Verbraak - Van Bijnen

A mix of blues, New Orleans en bluegrass music preformed live on stage by Joost Verbraak en Jan van Bijnen.

13:00 - 14:30
Live music

Preformed live on stage by ...

16:00 - 17:00
Judging tattoo contests

All categories except Best of Day;
Best realistic
Best Black & Grey
Best Avant-garde/Trashy

18:15 - 18:45
Circus of Madness show

Since September 2016 the Circus of madness offers a spectacular show involving fire & smoke, dancing and live piercing acts.

19:00 - 20:00
Judging tattoo contests

Best of Saturday & Sunday (2 days/1 tattoo)
Best of Sunday

20:15 - 21:00
Awards all categories

Best realistic
Best Black & Grey
Best Avant-garde/Trashy
Best of Saturday & Sunday
Best of Sunday
Best of show