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Pia Roque

Pia Roque is a Filipina artist born in Rizal, Philippines and currently based in Houston, Texas. Currently, she is one of the resident tattoo artist at Violet Tiger Tattoo Parlor in downtown Houston. She is also a freelance visual artist specializing in oil painting, printmaking, and digital illustration. Roque attended Lone Star College and the University of Texas in Austin for her BFA in Art Education before pursuing her dream of tattooing full time as a career. Her work is largely inspired by early 20th century art movements, such as German expressionism and suprematism.