Biography

Joe Capobianco is a refined artist in the field of airbrushing and tattooing. For over 20 years Joe has utilized various techniques and mediums in order to create some of the most fascinating pinup style pieces, resembling those of the late 1950s with an added modern flair. Known as the "Capo Gal", this style has directly correlated to his tattoo work, winning him numerous awards throughout prestigious tattooing events time and time again.


Joe opened Hope Gallery in New Haven, CT in 2003 and has since released 4 books, 2 full length DVDs, his own custom "Brickhouse" coil tattoo machine, the "Betty" rotary tattoo machine, a series of Easy Glow Tattoo Pigments, a limited edition vinyl toy, and countless prints and original works. Joe is also the head judge on Oxygen Networks hit TV show - BEST INK.