The first International Convention on tattoo art, body piercing and body painging in Romania will take place in Sala Palatului in Bucharest on August 27-29, 2010, organisers have announced. Over 30 artists from Romania and abroad will prove their mastery during the event, which will also put on sale accessories, clothes and other tattoo-related items.

Four bands will also hold gigs during the event, including a Tribute to Motorhead by ACT.

Invited artists include Goerge Mavridis, Dorin (RO-US), John (RO), Anghel (IN/ES), Otto (RO) and Szabo (HU).