I'm User:Doc.Heintz The purpose of the non-profit organisation IDTG (Institut für deutsche Tattoo-Geschichte e.V., IDTG) is to promote research, art and culture, as well as education and public discourse regarding tattooing. Acknowledging that an interdisciplinary approach to tattoo-related research is indispensable, experts and researchers from various academic disciplines will be assisted and supported in their work.
This statuary public purpose is realized by facilitating academic events and research projects focused on German tattoo history and its international context. The results of such activities will be easily made available to the public through publications or other media. IDTG