About Paul Massaro

painting paul portrait  9 2014

Paul Massaro opened up his first tattoo studio in Buffalo, NY in 1984. He quickly became popular for his finely detailed custom tattoos. Paul has tattooed all over the world. From the United States to South America, Europe, and Scandinavia. – His reputation for consistent and superlative tattooing undeniable. In the late 80’s and through the 90’s Paul worked most of the major conventions in Europe and the United States.

He became famous for his twisted up tattoo machines, scary black and gray work, and portraits. He would constantly be found tattooing other artists and is considered the “tattooist tattooer.” In the early 90’s Paul also worked in lower Manhattan at his second shop called Bizzaro 2. This shop was an import/art studio/tattoo parlor.

Currently Paul can be found in Buffalo, New York 1126 Hertel avenue. Paul’s wife Tammy also works at the studio with him. Tammy is a Registered Nurse, and an accomplished tattooer / body piercer. She has been a member of National Tattoo Association for over 15 years. Paul not only offers great tattooing and skillful body piercing, but he also has an art studio, and import shop with goodies from all over the world. To this day, all tattoos in the shop are custom, one of a kind designs. So, if you are looking for your unique one of a kind tattoo, he is who you want to go to.