Awards and Recognitions

Some recognitions, awards, and interviews throughout my career

Meet Jose Contreras of Dark Age Tattoo Studio in Denton

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2nd Exhibition of tattoos

May 30th – 1st June, 2008

Maracaibo – Venezuela

Prize: 2nd place, Event Rookie

5th annual Tommy's Tattoo Convention

TattooistBest of The Day/Sunday

(Black and Gray) 

October 14th – 16th, 2016

John Rambo

5th Annual Dallas Art and Tattoo Expo 

1st. Place Black and Gray

Tattoo of the day/Saturday

Nordic Ink Tv2

Interview transmitted through 

national television in Denmark 

on Tv2, on the occasion of the

participation of Jose Contreras in

the Nordic Ink Festival.

Interview for Ink Latino

José Contreras: From Caracas to Cheltenham


Convention Tatouage and Piercing Lyon

February 7th – 8th, 2015


Nordic ink festival

October 24th, 2015

Aalborg – Denmark

Auction of a painting to the 

benefit of: knaek cancer

Empire State Tattoo Expo

July 15th – 17th, 2016

New York – USA


Judging the Tattoo Contest 6th annual tommy's tattoo convention

Oct. 13th- 15th, 2017

Connecticut – USA

Dallas Art and Tattoo Expo

June 23th – 25th, 2017

Texas – USA

Heart of Texas

June 22th, 2017

Texas – USA


Convention Tatouage and Piercing Lyon

February 7th – 8th, 2015


Empire State tattoo Expo

July 14th- 16th, 2017

New York – USA

ArtFusion Experiment

 17th July

After Party Empire State tattoo Expo

New York – USA



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