EPISODE 13 – Los Angeles
Written and directed by Jason Brennan
Two Ravens is an Opata tattoo artist based in East Los Angeles. As an activist, he was injured at Standing Rock while defending land rights in North Dakota. He continues to use his art to unite and help Indigenous Americans in L.A. and across the U.S. reclaim their origins.
Two Ravens is an Opata tattoo artist based in California. He was born, raised and resides in occupied Tongva territory in Los Angeles and works out of Sacred Art tattoo studio in downtown L.A. He has been tattooing since few years. Following an incident while protecting water at Standing Rock, he lost the vision in his right eye and has been working only with his left eye ever since. Two Ravens only tattoos in grey scale and prefers Indigenous and realistic designs and source material. He hopes to preserve and revive the Opata culture, especially its tattoo tradition.