Established in Richmond in 2018, with a vision to build a tattoo studio that is inspiring, creative and most importantly, hygienic. The space is inspired by an unworldly, gothic and luxurious feel which is emphasised by quality, bespoke and antique pieces.
With an unwavering focus on customer service and professionalism, The Dark Essence Tattoo Gallery offers an amazing experience for first-timers and regular clients alike.
The studio host up to 12 artists at one time, with guest artists welcomed from around the globe on a monthly basis. Our team of artists acquire skills in a variety of styles and will always work hard to capture and portray a wide rage of elegance and character in each piece.
The Dark Essence Tattoo Gallery is also home to Australia’s leading tattoo needle company Metrix Needles. Therefore, our artists are always at the cutting edge of new technology in the tattoo industry, ensuring only the best possible products are used for every client.