For Asian Pacific American Heritage Month (APAHM), we commissioned five Asian American and Pacific Islander artists to design 20 new Chrome browser themes. The collection reflects each artist’s unique background and experiences, and celebrates the diversity within the Asian community.
Growing up as a Japanese Korean American, I often struggled to feel a sense of belonging, even among other Asians — never feeling quite Japanese or Korean enough. But traveling to Honolulu, where my dad grew up, showed me a true melting pot of Asian cultures. Those trips ultimately helped me see and value the nuances within different Asian communities, including my own — which are beautifully captured in this collection.
Here’s what the artists shared about some of their work: