Paris Tattoos has been established since 1989. Originally born in Zambia, Central Africa, of Greek Cypriot heritage. His formative academic years were spent in Natal, South Africa and the United States, New York City. Paris studied at Parsons School Of Design graduating as a top honors student, majoring in illustration. Although an illustrator, Tattooing has become Paris forte. His career has spanned the globe. For over twenty years Paris has been tattooing in Cyprus, where he reached International Fame from the massive amount of publicity he and his studio received. Paris Pierides has won many awards and accolades which places him amongst the top tattoo artists in the world. In 2008 the United States awarded Paris the highest award possible for Extra Ordinary Outstanding Artistic Achievement. This award the"EB1" is bestowed to the most talented people in the world. Paris Tattoos USA was launched in March 2010. Upon receiving this award, Paris chose to bring his tattoo expertise to Charlotte, NC.
Alexandra originally from Russia, joined Paris Tattoos (Cyprus) in 1999 as a Piercer and Permanent Make-up Artist. In 2000 Alexandra became the studio manager. She is now the shop manager of Paris Tattoos located on South Blvd. in Charlotte, NC while continuing to specialize in permanent make-up.
Robert McCollum started his tattoo career in Southern California where he was born and raised. After attending art school, Robert completed a two year apprenticeship where he had the opportunity to work with and learn from many talented artists. Since then Robert has had the pleasure of working in one of Orange County's most prestigious studios and is now very honored to be tattooing at Paris Tattoos in Charlotte, North Carolina. Robert has a strong background in character design, and human and animal anatomy. He enjoys collaborating with his clients to create beautiful and original tattoos.
In 2005 Cody Moore began his tattooing career in Las Vegas working and learning with some of the most talented tattoo artists the city has to offer. In 2008 he relocated to Austin Texas and began fine tuning his craft and leaving an indelible mark on the art scene. Now in 2014 he has returned to his home state of North Carolina and brought his unique style to Charlotte. Specializing in black and grey and realism he now brings his talents to the team at the respected Paris Tattoo studio.