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Welcome to the Toronto Tattoo Show /  NIX!

23rd Annual Toronto Tattoo Show held at the
Metro Toronto Convention Center 
June 9-10-11,  2023

23rd Annual Northern Ink Xposure |
June 9-10-11 2023


Welcome to the Toronto Tattoo Show NIX!

We are Canada’s longest-running and largest international tattoo convention. Every year, hundreds of the world’s top Tattooists join thousands of fans and collectors in downtown Toronto for what is one of the world’s largest tattoo conventions. Be part of our 23rd annual show! 


A enormous thank you to all the artists and vendors that made Toronto Tattoo Show 2022 / NIX a roaring success!


We have world-renowned entertainment and we are always welcoming new artists, new seminars and more vendors than ever! We hope you join us for our best show yet.


SUMMER 2023 with Brian Everett, Steve Peace, Peel, Shotsie Gorman, AZL, Eric Koch, Isaac Aguila, Omri Amar, Piew Choquette,  Scotty Ford, Lan Lan, Billy DeCola and so many more…


Metro Toronto Convention Centre,
North Building, Hall C – Toronto, ON | Canada

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Book Your Stay With Exclusive NIX Hotel Rates

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Check Out All The Artists From the 2022 Convention

Northern Ink Xposure

We look forward to seeing you
SUMMER 2023 for our 23rd Anniversary;
Hall “C” Metro Toronto Convention Centre

Show opens to the public on Friday: 2pm – 11pm
Saturday: 12pm – 11pm
Sunday: 12pm – 6p


Here are just some of the hundreds of world renowned artists who attended the 2022 convention:

Get Tattooed By Artists From All Over The World

The 22nd annual Northern Ink Xposure brings in hundreds of artists from all over the world.

The NIX convention doesn’t just allow you to walk around and check out the work of amazing artists from around the world. Since our show fully meets all health and safety standards, you can also get tattooed on the spot by any available artist.

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Learn from the best

Seminar by Artist Andrea Afferni

This Unique Live Seminar will be a great opportunity to learn Color and black& grey Realism. For the first time you can follow and see closely the Legendary Andrea Afferni at work.

Everyone will practice mixing the various skin tones with colors and you can finally see him LIVE tattooing while he will teach you all the techniques he uses with his different shades of gray. Every instant with detailed explanations and secrets to reach an amazing Realism on Skin.


Andrea will be travelling from Milan to share his approach to  tattooing. 

Free Seminars For Piercers

Seminar by Piercer Patrick McCarthy

Patrick will be travelling from Columbus Ohio.

He is the first elected president of the APP -- Association of Professional Piercers and has been piercing for over 31 years.


Patrick is sharing his approach to new disposable piercing tools and products produced designed by Stiletto Piercing Supply, you can now make your studio 100% disposable, and still be environmentally conscious. 

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