Manu's work is always a unique freehand creation.
Since 1991, he expresses himself in different Polynesian styles, mostly in Tahitian/Marquesan designs from his island.
Tattooing during 24 years in Tahiti, he masters the art of customizing tattoos to suit each unique body for maximum aesthetic.
He also created many contemporary Polynesian tattoo styles that became over the years worldwide references, like his thin and elegant feminine designs.
Manu Farrarons is based in Los Angeles-California since 2015 and he founded MANA'O TATTOO - LA in 2018.
Prizes and honors:
2020 - Inducted into Marquis Who’s Who in the World.
2019 - Inducted into Marquis Who’s Who in America.
2019 - Mana'o Tattoo Los Angeles was awarded Best Tattoo Studio in Studio City
2018 - Featured in December issue of Tattoo Magazine USA
2016 - Best of Day - NZ Tattoo & Art Festival, Taranaki, New Zealand
2016 - Best Tribal artist - Art Gathering LA, Long Beach CA
2015 - Best Tribal Artist - INK N IRON , Long Beach CA
2015 - Air Tahiti Nui ambassador
2014 - Featured in the France Télévisions TV documentary "Tatau, la culture d'un art"
2014 - President Of the Jury - Polynesia Tatau Convention Tahiti
2013 - 1st Place open category Polynesia Tatau Convention, Tahiti
2011 - Best Tribal Artist - INK & IRON, Long Beach CA
2010 - 2nd Best Polynesian (male) Sydney Tattoo Expo, Australia
2010 - 2nd Best Polynesian (female) Sydney Tattoo Expo, Australia
2008 - Best Tribal Artist - INK & IRON, Long Beach CA
2005 - Best of day, Tattoonesia convention, Moorea, French Polynesia