History of Hip: A Brief History of Tattooing
1.11.11 beginning at 7:30 pm
The Turf Club, 1601 University Ave. West, St. Paul, MN
Never just the domain of sailors and outlaws, tattoos have a rich and storied history. From Pacific Islanders to American hipsters, body art has long been a popular form of self expression with many layers of meaning. Dr. John Troyer gives an overview of the history of body art with tattoo artist Awen Briem.
$6/$5 MHS members. Age 21+ only.
Tickets and more info at www.minnesotahistorycenter.org/hip