The plaques don’t lie - our Pro Team members are among the greatest in the world.
Po Zhang aka “PoPo” was born in China. He grew up in the art industry, creating with his father, then went on to study Fine Art in college. His specialty was oil painting which led him to start tattooing in 2002.
- 1st Place Best Black and Grey Portrait at the Golden State Tattoo Expo
- Tattoo of the Day Black & Grey at the Villain Arts’ Baltimore Tattoo Convention
Jeong Hyun Kim aka JK was born and raised in South Korea where he went to college to study visual arts. He loves traditional Asian art and culture which gives him inspiration for his art work. He specializes in traditional Japanese style tattoo that he draws by hand. He also specializes in American traditional work as well.
- 1st Place Best Asian Inspired at the All American Tattoo Convention
The founder of Black Label Tattoo in Pistoia left quite an impression, claiming two awards in Milan, including 3rd for Best of Show!
Nicole Zunianello has been tattooing since she was 16 and can’t be stopped. The anime tattoo artists earned first place for Best Medium Color!
Go big or go home. Realism tattoo artist Mirko Ponti nabbed two awards for Black and White realism, including Best Large Black & White!