The Dead Presidents Lounge is a custom tattoo shop and art gallery in Albany, NY. We pride ourselves on being a clean, well-rounded and versatile shop with the best reputation in the area. Tattooers include Dustin Horan, Christian Minick, Peter Clarke, Melanie Lucia-Clarke, Natalie Leitman, Derek Hollenbeck, Elijah Ortiz, and Whitney Luedtke.  We also offer laser tattoo removal through CS Tattoo Removal.


We here at the Dead Presidents Lounge know that you have many options when it comes to where you will get your tattoo done and how. We feel honored that you are taking the time to consider us for your artwork.


If you would like to make an appointment with any of the artists here, please fill out a tattoo application.

Our Beginning

Founded in 2005 as a labor of love between artists and friends with a passion for custom tattooing and being out of the box. The Dead Presidents Lounge offers professional, private tattooing in an upscale, cultured environment.