There are currently tens of thousands excellent tattoo artists all over the world. But which one are the best of the best? Well here we go: this is a list of our favorite Tattoo Artists on the planet. The World Best Tattoo Artist. Update daily. Easily filter them by country or style.

PhotoTattoo ArtistCountryStyle📧
Jun teppeiJun TeppeiVietnamJapanese, Neo Traditional, Orientalnctattoo.bh@gmail.com
Scott CampbellUnited StatesNew School, Old Schoolscampbellwork@gmail.com
Paul BoothUnited StatesBlack & Gray, Surrealism
Ami JamesUnited StatesBlack & Gray, Japanesecozette4amijames@gmail.com
maxime plescia buchiMaxime Plescia BuchiUnited KingdomTraditional
mike rubendallMike RubendallUnited StatesBlack & Gray, Japanese, Traditionalkingsavetattoo@gmail.com
guy aitchisonGuy AitchisonUnited StatesBiomechanics, Realismcustomerservice.hyperspace@gmail.com
Ryan AshleyRyan AshleyUnited StatesBlack and Gray, Illustrative, Realismappointments@ryanashley.com
henk schiffmacherHenk SchiffmacherNetherlands
Miryam LumpiniMiryam LumpiniUnited StatesIllustrative, Neo Traditionalart@miryamlumpini.com
Darren BrassDarren BrassUnited StatesBlack & Gray, Neo Traditional
Chris GarverChris GarverUnited StatesBlack & Gray, Japanese, Orientalchrisgarvertattoos@gmail.com
bob tyrrellBob TyrrellUnited StatesBlack & Gray, Realismbob@bobtyrrell.com
bang bangKeith Scott McCurdy (Bang Bang)United Statesappts@bangbangforever.com
elric gordonElric GordonAustraliaBlack & Gray, Horror, Realismelricgordontattoo@gmail.com
Jamie SCheneJamie ScheneUnited StatesRealism4jamie.schene@gmail.com
ben klishevskiyBen KlishvskiyRussiaRealism
Deano CooksDeano CookUnited StatesRealismdeanocook@gmail.com
Kirsten PettitKirsten PettittUnited KingdomRealismkpeanut.tattoo@gmail.com
Jon LeightonJon LeightonUnited StatesNeo Traditional, New Schooljonleightontattoo@gmail.com
tyler malekTyler MalekUnited StatesRealism, Surrealismunderworldtattoocompany@gmail.com
Ben ochoaBen OchoaUnited States3D, Anime, New Schoolbenochoaart@gmail.com
Marcello CestraMarcello CestraItalyRealismmarcellocestra@hotmail.it
Saga andersonSaga AndersonCanadaRealismrollingbass@hotmail.com
Derek TurcotteDerek TurcotteCanadaRealismderekturcotteart@gmail.com
Alex de paseAlex De PaseItalyRealism
Christo GaliropoulosChristos GaliropoulosGreeceBlack & Gray, Realismblacklinestudiotattoo@gmail.com
Carlos FabraCarlos Fabra SeguraSpainBlack & Gray, Realism
MelissaMelissa ScroogeGermanyBlack & Gray, Horrormelissascrooge@gmail.com
Jak ConnollyJak ConnollyUnited KingdomHorror, Realism, Surrealismtattoosbyjakconnolly@gmail.com
Lokesh VermaLokesh VermaIndiaRealismdevilztattooz@gmail.com
Sammer PatangeSammer PatangeIndiaNeo Traditional, Newschool, Realismkraayonztattoostudios@gmail.com
Mister CartoonMark Machado (Mr. Cartoon)United Statesasst@mistercartoon.com
Dillon ForteDillon ForteUnited StatesBlackwork, Dotwork
Michael CloutierMichael CloutierCanadaRealismtheartscorporation@gmail.com
Julien ThibersJulien ThibersFrance
Monta MorinoMonta MorinoJapanJapaneseuprisetattoo@gmail.com
clemens hahnClemens HahnGermany
FEEL PHILIPPE DELASFeel Philippe DelasFrance
Yushi horikichiYushi HorikichiJapanJapanesetakeiyushi@hotmail.com
rudy fritsch Rudy FritschItalyrudyfritsch1@gmail.com
Belly ButtonBelly ButtonFrancebelly@bellybuttontattooshop.com
dalmiro dalmont Dalmiro DalmontUnited Kingdom
Lucas SoumilleLucas SoumilleFrance
dap skingdomDap SkingdomItalyTraditional
Lorenzo GentilLorenzo GentilBrazilNeo Traditional
Manh HuynhManh HuynhVietnamJapanese, Traditionalmanhhuynhtats@gmail.com
augustine nezumiAugustine NezumiSingaporeJapanese, Orientalinsaneskinart@yahoo.com
Angel ReynosaAngel ReynosaUnited StatesBlack & Gray
manao tikiManao TikiFranceTraditional
Moira RamoneMoira RamoneNetherlandsHorror, Neo Traditional
Omar SantosOmar SantosItalyBlackwork
sergey murdocSergey MurdocRussiaBlack & Gray
Bunshin HoritoshiBunshin HoritoshiJapanJapanese, Oriental
GrosebGrosebFranceJapanese
Meng XiangweiMeng XiangweiChina
Shane TanShane TanSingaporeJapanesefeather.cloud.tattoo@gmail.com
diranyDiranyLebanonRealism
MutsuoMutsuoJapanJapanese
Brent McCownBrent McCownNew ZealandTraditionaltatauaotearoa@gmail.com
denoDenoSpainHorror, Neo-Traditional, Surrealismdenotattoo@hotmail.com
fibsFIBSUnited StatesBlack & Gray, Japaneseelfibs23@gmail.com
Inky joeInky JoeUnited KingdomBlackwork, Dotwork, Geometricinkyjoetattoo@gmail.com
federico costatiniFederico CostatiniItalyelegantgoatgallery@gmail.com
GakkinGakkinJapanJapanese, Orientalgakkin@gmail.com
Victor ChilVictor ChilSpainJapanesechiltattoocitas@gmail.com
kubrick hoKubrick HoTaiwanBlack & Graynctattoo.bh@gmail.com
Lucas FerreiraLucas FerreiraBrazilNeo Traditionallucasferreiratattoo@gmail.com
turyanskiyТурянскийRussiaJapanese, Neo Traditional, Realism
Myke ChambersMyke ChambersUnited StatesTraditionalmykechambers@gmail.com
Phong HàPhong HàVietnam Oriental, Realismbloodshoteyetattoo@gmail.com
Aaron OlaguivelAaron OlaguivelPhilippinesRealismaaron@omomtattoo.com
Ato LegaspiGrynne Ato LegaspiPhilippinesRealism
David VegaDavid VegaUnited StatesBlack & Gray, Realism
Antony FlemmingAntony FlemmingCanadaNeo Traditionalantonyflemmingtattoo@gmail.com
Ganso GalvaoGanso GalvaoBrazilBlack & Gray, Realismgansotattooart@hotmail.com
ben kayeBen KayeNew ZealandRealismbenkayetattoos@gmail.com
Sandry RiffardSandry RiffardFranceBlack & Gray, Realismaudeladureeltattoo@gmail.com
Vainius AnomalyVainius AnomalyLithuaniaHorror, Realism, Surrealismvainiusc@gmail.com
Juande GambinJuande GambinSpainBlack & Gray, Realismperla_negra_tattoo@hotmail.com
Walter MonteroWaler MonteroGermanyRealism, Surrealismwalertattoo@gmail.com
Arlo DiCristinaArlo DiCristinaUnited StatesBlack & Gray, Realism
amayraAmayraSpainNeo Traditional
Michael TaguetMichael TaguetFranceBlack & Gray, Realismmichaeltaguet@gmail.com
Alexander ReinkeAlexander ReinkeGermanyJapanese, Orientalnumbdaskin@gmail.com
Uncl Paul KnowsUncl Paul KnowsGreeceIllustrative, Neo Traditional, New Schoolunclpaulknows@hotmail.com
johan svahnJohan SvahnSwedenJapanese, Oriental, Traditional
Christopher HenriksenChristopher HenriksenDenmarkBlack & Gray, Japanese, Realismtattoonarts@gmail.com
Hori HuiHori HuiTaiwanJapanese, Oriental
Pit FunPit FunMalaysiaBlack & Gray, Realismpitfunfunofficial@gmail.com
Matteo PasqualinMatteo PasqualinItalyBlack & Gray, Realismpasqualinmatteo@gmail.com
Ad PanchoAlex PanchoNetherlandsRealism, Surrealismadpanchotattoostudio@gmail.com
TOMASZ-TOFI-TORFINSKITomasz "TOFI" TorfinskiPoland3D, Surrealismtattoo.inkognito@gmail.com
Thomas Carli jarlierThomas Carli JarlierFranceBlack & Gray, Realismnoireinktattoo@gmail.com
Po ZhangPo ZhangUnited StatesBlack & Gray, Realismpopo@worldfamoustattooartgallery.com
Randy EngelhardRandy EngelhardGermanyRealismrandy@heavenofcolours.de
Luca NataliniLuca NataliniItalySurrealism
Jay JoréeJay JoréeUnited StatesNeo Traditional, Oriental
Alan FerioliAlan FerioliItalyNeo Traditionalstaygoldtattoo@live.it
Joao BoscoJoao BoscoUnited KingdomOrientalsacredgoldinfo@gmail.com
sasha o kharinSasha O'KharinRussiaRealismokharin@blackout.tattoo
daniels bautiDaniels BautiSpainNeo Traditionaldanielsbautiappointments@gmail.com
Daniel LuzardoDaniel LuzardoSpainRealism
Tomas TomasTomas TomasUnited KingdomBlackwork, Geometrictomas@tomastomas108.com
Claudia de sabeClaudia De SabeUnited KingdomJapanese, Neo-Traditional, Oriental
MorsUnited KingdomTraditional
Alexis VaateteAlexis VaateteUnited StatesBlack & Gray, Realismalexisvaateteart@gmail.com
Paul-DoblemanPaul DoblemanUnited StatesTraditionalbhtattoosf@gmail.com
MumiaMumiaDenmarkBlack & Gray, Realismmumia.tattoo.artist@gmail.com
MoshMoshUnited KingdomJapanese, New School, Orientalmoshtattoo12@gmail.com
Matt CurzonMatt CurzonAustraliaNeo Traditionalmattcurzontattoo@gmail.com
Debora CherrysDebora CherrysSpainNeo Traditionaldeboracherrys@gmail.com
Melek TastekinMelek TaştekinTurkeyPopart, Realismtattoohousemlk@gmail.com
Hori BennyJapanAnime, New Schoolhoribenny@gmail.com
chris greenChris GreenUnited KingdomNeo-Traditionalchrisgreentattoo@gmail.com
Rob BorbasRob BorbasHungaryBlackwork, Illustrativerobart.borbas@gmail.com
NissacoNissacoJapanBlackwork, Geometric
Darwin EnriquezDarwin EnriquezUnited StatesBlack & Gray, Realism
Shige IwasakiShige IwasakiJapanJapaneseyellowblazetattoo@gmail.com
Benjamin LaukisBenjamin LaukisGreeceRealism, Surrealismblaukis.tattoo@gmail.com
Cristian CasasChristian CasasSwitzerlandNeo Traditionalcristianink@outlook.com
Orient ching (1)Orient ChingTaiwanJapanese, Orientalorientching@gmail.com
Jenna KerrJenna KerrUnited KingdomOrnamental
Antonio MackoAntonio Macko TodiscoItalyChicano, Black & Gray, Realism
Emanuel OliveiraEmanuel OliveiraPortugalPopart, Realismemanueloliveiratattooart@hotmail.com
Nazareno TubaroNazareno TubaroSpainBlackwork, Ornamental
jordan crokeJordan CrokeUnited KingdomRealismjordancroketattoo@gmail.com
yeyo molinaYeyo MolinaArgentinaRealismyeyotattoos@gmail.com
Ryan SmithRyan SmithUnited KingdomOrnamental
Johnny SmithJohnny SmithUnited Statesjohnnysmithbooking@gmail.com
Liz VenomLiz VenomCanadaliz.venom.tattoo@gmail.com
david cordenDavid CordenUnited KingdomRealismsempertattoo@gmail.com
Jeff GogueJeff GogueUnited StatesJapanese
sandra daukshtaSandra DaukshtaLatviaRealismsandradaukshta@gmail.com
Karol RybakowskiKarol RybakowskiPolandRealismtattoo.inkognito@gmail.com
draz palamingDraz PalamingPhilippines3D, Realism, Surrealismdrazenpalaming@yahoo.com
Silvano FiatoSilvano FiatoItalyBlack & Gray, Realism
Sam BarberSam BarberUnited KingdomRealismsambarbertattoo@gmail.com
rudy fritschRudy FritschItalyGeometric, Illustrative, Traditionalrudyfritsch1@gmail.com
carlos torresCarlos TorresUnited StatesBlack & Gray, Realismcarlostorresart@gmail.com
Nikko HurtadoNikko HurtadoUnited StatesRealismnikkohurtado@gmail.com
Hannah FlowerHannah FlowersUnited KingdomFine Line, Illustrative, Neo Traditionalhannahflowers.tattoo@gmail.com
Glenn CuzenGlenn CuzenUnited KingdomBlackwork, Dotwork, Geometricglenncuzen@yahoo.co.uk
Facundo Ceballos (1)Facundo CeballosArgentinaBlackwork, Dotwork, Geometricinfofacundoceballos.ttt@gmail.com
Almagro TattooerAlmagro TattooerSpainTraditionalalmagrotattoo@gmail.com
shannon RomijnShannon RomijnNetherlandsRealism
Dave PauloDave PauloPortugalPopart, Realismdavepaulotattooartist@gmail.com
Raimo MartiRaimo MartitattooDenmarkBlack & Gray, Realismraimomartitattoo@gmail.com
Daria PirojenkoDaria PirojenkoRussiaPopart, Realism
lewisinkLewisinkFranceBlackwork, Geometric
stizzoStizzoItalyTraditionalstizzotattoo@libero.it
robert hernandezRobert HernandezSpainBlack & Gray, Realismrh.vitt33@yahoo.es
Luca-OrtisLuca OrtisUnited KingdomJapanese
jondixJondixUnited KingdomBlackwork, Geometric, Ornamentaljondix777@hotmail.com
Kostas TzikalagiasKostas TzikalagiasGreeceOrientaldirty_roses@hotmail.com
steve butcherSteve ButcherUnited StatesRealism
Chris Crooks (1)Chris CrooksIrelandJapanese, Oriental
Kike EsterasKike EsterasSpainNeo Traditionalesteras.tattoo@gmail.com
79480657_760675531111403_3515027211008606208_nLuka LajoieCanadaRealismtheartscorporation@gmail.com
Jack PeppietteJack PeppietteUnited KingdomBlackwork, Geometric, Ornamentaljackpeppiette@gmail.com
Andres InkmanAndres InkmanSpainNeo Traditionalandresinkmanbs@gmail.com
oscar hoveOscar HoveSpainBlackwork, Japanese
Yomico MorenoYomico MorenoUnited StatesRealismyomicoart@gmail.com
joe frostJoe FrostUnited KingdomNeo Traditionaljoefrosttattoo@gmail.com
Rich HarrisRich HarrisUnited KingdomRealism, Surrealismharristattooart@gmail.com
boun cangBoun CangFranceBlack & Gray, Realismboun_tada@hotmail.com
henrik grysbjergHenrik GrysbjergFranceJapanese, Oriental
Ivano NataleIvano NataleItalyBlack & Grayivanonatale.bng@gmail.com
Yoni zilberYoni ZilberUnited StatesOrientalyoni@yoniztattoo.com
christian boyeChristian BoyeDenmarkBlack & Gray, Horror, Realismbookingboyetattoo@gmail.com
ann savageAnn SavagePhilippinesRealismannsavagetattoo@gmail.com
Reese HilburnReese HilburnUnited StatesIllustrative, Realismreese@itsreese.com
Guido SchmitzGuido SchmitzGermanyTrash Polkaschmerz.macht.schoen@gmx.de
Onny SomboonOnny SomboonNetherlandsIllustrative, Ornamental, Surrealism
aaron isAaron IsUnited StatesDotwork, Geometric, Illustrativeaaronistattoo@gmail.com
Vu Ngoc TanVu Ngoc TanVietnamJapanese, Orientalvnngoctanvu1991@gmail.com
penelope tentaklePenelope TentaklesAustraliaIllustrativeperiltattoo@hotmail.com
Quang Pham Quang PhamVietnamRealismquangpham1610@gmail.com
Antonio ProiettiAntonio ProiettiItalyBlack & Gray, Realismcamdentowntattoo@gmail.com
Noa YanniNoa YanniItalyBlack & Gray, Realismnoaink.tattoo@gmail.com
Jay FreestyleJay FreestyleNetherlandsRealism, Surrealismtattoo-j@hotmail.com
antonio ragoneAntonio RagoneItalyBlack & Gray, Realismragmat@hotmail.it
tery doTery DoVietnamBiomechanics, Black & Gray, Oriental
Jenna CoffinJenna CoffinNetherlandsRealism, Illustrativejennacoffintattoo@gmail.com
akbar tawakkalAkbar TawakkalIndonesiaRealism, Surrealism