Take a look at the tattoo industry's finest Asian American and Pacific Islanders

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, which is celebrated throughout the United States to recognize the cultural contributions of both the past, present, and future. The tattoo industry has been greatly impacted by Asian American artists and today, we're paying homage to some of the best, brightest, and boldest tattooers. Take a look at some of the most prominent Asian American tattoo artists in the gallery below and let us know your thoughts on this story in the comments section.

Alisha Gory

Mr.K

Victoria Do

Zhang Po

Joice Wang

Jess Yen

Skylar Phung

Jonboy

Cavan Infante

Noelin Wheeler

Young Bae

Dr. Woo

Hannah Kang

Jun Cha

Takashi Matsuba

Kiku

Kashu Horishin

Andy Pho

Robert Pho

Lucy Hu

David Qu

Dragon

Jay Shin