Art by Rudy, Best Tattoo Artist Dallas, Best Ink Season 3, Contemporary artist, painter, muralist.


Professional Artist

Rudy Hetzer IV is a professional tattoo artist specializing in black & grey realism and lettering. Hetzer IV is also a professional painter with an emphasis on canvas and mural art. In addition, he is an expert in mixed media, a type of visual art that combines various traditional art mediums. As seen on the HIT television show Best Ink Season 3. His work was recently featured in the popular tattoo magazines International Tattoo, Inked Magazine, Tattoo Magazine Texas Inked Magazine and other industry social platforms. Hetzer was voted and named one of Dallas's Top Artists. His artistic vision and abilities have set him on the top tier of the tattoo and art world. Hetzer grew up in Chicago and studied studio art in Santa Barbara and then went on to pursue a bachelors degree in graphic design at the Los Angeles Arts Institute. He currently lives in Dallas where he continues his art and is the owner of the premiere tattoo parlor Dallas Tattoo and Arts Company. Which has received "Best Shop of Dallas ’15,’16,’17,’18,’19.”