About Gene Coffey
Tattoo artist who is known for his water color style and abstract influence who worked out of Queens, New York in his shop called Coffey Shop Tattoos. He shares his works on his clients as well as his own art through Instagram for his over 30,000 followers.
He first started exhibiting his art in group shows in New York in 1996. He was given his first solo show at the Silver Whale Gallery in New York entitled Raw in 2005. He started sharing his tattoo works through Instagram in August of 2012.
He had a show at Communitea in Long Island City in February of 2019 which also featured chamber music and films.
He was born and raised in Long Island City, New York.