Feedback & Reviews

"Hello, I just wanted to say I really appreciate how wonderfully packaged the book was. It's refreshing to see a business offer reasonable shipping and make the effort to ensure the safe arrival of the package. Thanks again!"
Marengo, SK, Canada

"I've dealt with a few dealers over the years and you are by the far the most professional. Your packages always ship quickly and are packed with the utmost care. I appreciate it and continue to come here for new books and prints."
East Stroudsburg, PA, USA

"A special 'thanks' to you for the fabulous care you took in preparing everything for the shipment! Inside the box everything was immaculate! Believe me, it's probably the best-packed shipment I've ever received. I'm so grateful for this."
Rome, Italy

"Thanks for the always excellent customer service. I got the book today, and the rest of the order came overnight as well. It's truly always a (sadly infrequent) pleasure doing business with you!"
East Meadow, NY, USA

"I received the parcel. Everything is fine, the packaging is solid and all items are undamaged. I'm a happy customer :)"
Saint Petersburg, Russia

"I just wanted to inform you that the Suehiro Maruo book landed (thanks to your proper and fantastic packaging) safely at my doorsteps yesterday."
Furstenfeldbruck, Germany

"I was shocked when I received my package - it's pretty clear sufficient time and effort was put into it. My experience with buying anything online has been less than stellar - particular Amazon, so it was a delight to see the amount of time you put into making sure my book was not damaged. Also, I thought the handwritten note was cute! Anyway, thank you and I'm sure to come back for more."
Woodhill, NY, USA

"HI, the bookset arrived two days ago! it's all ok and i love it! thank you !!"
Mirandola, Italy

"Just to let you know, I have just received my fabulous little packet from AkaTako - And I must say I’m absolutely delighted!
The postcards and book are simply beautiful, thank you so much :) I will definitely be a returning customer!"
Townhill, United Kingdom

"I received my Tama book yesterday, and I was very pleased not only with that, but the fast arrival, packaging, and the cute note that accompanied it. I'm happy with everything, and I'm sure I will order from you again in the near future."
Watertown, MN, USA

"The book has arrived safely, it is a marvellous production. Many thanks for your friendly and efficient service."
Lincoln, United Kingdom

"I'm writing to thank you for your magnificent service. I received my five Maruo books this morning. They were beautifully packaged and in excellent condition. Shipping was prompt, too, and your status emails were informative and accurate. ... your vivid descriptions and professional/passionate approach to the oeuvre (and greater, deeper selection) have made you my first port of call."
Laguna Niguel, CA, USA

"I just wanted to let you know I received the book today and I am so happy! It was shipped so quickly! I will make sure to buy from you again, and I will spread the word! I am so pleased! Expect more business from me in the future!!"
Baldwin, NY, USA

"Got the book today! I love it thanks, my girlfriend is gonna be really surprised when she gets it for Christmas, thanks. It came super quick and was very well packaged. It has been an absolute pleasure doing business with, don't think I have corresponded with such a polite professional helpful person before."
Leatherhead, United Kingdom

"I just wanted to let you know that I received the package last night. It's awesome. Thank you for the care and detail you put into it. It's commendable!"
Mississauga, ON, Canada

"Just letting you know that New National Kid arrived today unharmed. Beautiful packaging job, by the way! I don't think I can accurately express my satisfaction! You can definitely count on more business from me in the future!
Thanks again for an awesome buying experience!"
Portland, OR, USA

"My Trevor Brown book just arrived, in perfect condition. Thank you very much, you are always excellent. I'm sure I'll be back at Aka Tako in the future!"
Stavanger, Norway

"I got the print today and it's BEAUTIFUL. <3  Thank you so much for packing it so nicely and the wonderful note."

"I’m sure this was not my last order. Apart from a great range of rare books it is very pleasantly to deal with you. Wish you all the best and prosperity to your business!"
Kiev, Ukraine

"THE MARUOGRAPHS HAVE LANDED! What amazing books, and i'm really impressed with how quick i got 'em. Very happy."
Chelmsford, United Kingdom

"Received the books yesterday - thank you very much! I must say I have rarely seen something so well packed! Impressive - pitch-perfect service!"
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

"I just opened the Yaso Doll. Wow. The quality of these Art magazines are second to none. I love the heavy paper. Yaso Doll has some of the coolest photographs. I love the twisted, yet tastefully done setups."
Brooklyn, NY, USA

"Thanks for the quick shipping. And thank you for taking such care in the packaging. I can tell you put a lot of effort into it."
Latham, NY, USA

"Thank you so much. I got my books and they are beautiful. I am very happy with them. ...thanks again for the books I am very happy with them."
Brooklyn, NY, USA

"Thank you so much for providing this service. When I found your site...well I just got really excited. How could I NOT like a Takato Yamamoto book, he is amazing! I definitely added you on Facebook too. Thanks again!"
Los Angeles, CA, USA

"Wish I'd known about you earlier. I've been paying the same or higher prices for unsigned copies of Trevor's books! Plus he's hard to find in the US, even online."
Tucson, AZ, USA

"Thanks a lot for your activity, allowing access to anyone to art from great artists. You are even better than a gallerist! Your site is elegant, clear, and we can visit the show room anytime!"
Nice, France

"Wow! Now that is very quick service! Cant wait to get the blood sweat and tears microportfolio."
Santa Fe, NM, USA

"My items have arrived already! That's amazingly fast, especially as the postal service has been quite badly affected here in the UK by the recent volcanic ash cloud (or so I'd been lead to believe). And the items themselves are great."
Aberdeen, United Kingdom

"I'm so pleased to let you know that my book arrived safely! You were so right about the quality of it. I'm extremely happy :)
It was amazing dealing with you and I will have no doubts next time I go for this kind of book that I love. Thank you for the wonderful service and kind messages!"
Sao Paulo, Brazil

"I wanted to let you know that everything arrived safely. Thank you for the fast processing. Both items are a joy to look at :)."
Iffeldorf, Germany

"I'm looking forward to have them framed and perhaps give the kids a good scare :) You certainly have a beautiful collection of contemporary art for sale, a real gem of an internet shop."
Gothenburg, Sweden

"Just a quick note to say everything arrived safely, which is surprising, because the postman pushed the bundle so hard through the letterbox that he entirely sheared off the right hand side off the package. Why he didn't just ring the bell and let me buzz him in I'll never know. ... Anyway, all's well. You have some joyful things and I'll be back when I've topped up my coffers."
Brighton, United Kingdom

"Thanks! the books/misc and posters came midweek. I appreciate the care and attention to detail you took in the packaging."
Milwaukee, WI, USA

"The poster arrived on wednesday and I have to thank you for making this possible. It's nearly impossible to find anything by Trevor Brown in Finland. I'm sure I will buy something from your shop again in the future."
Rauma, Finland

"Hi Katie, thanks very much, I'm amazed this stuff arrived already today!"
Groningen, Netherlands

"Posters arrived earlier this week, which seems almost supernaturally fast. They are fabulous, of course, and being someone who has never seen a Trevor Brown painting in the flesh, as it were, the canvas texture was a pleasant surprise."
Brighton, United Kingdom

"I got my Trevor Brown 'Alice' poster yesterday! It is wonderful!
Thank you so much for the personal service and assistance you provided. This seems to be lacking in everything else we do these days and is much appreciated."
Salem, OR, USA

I took a look though my e-mail and I did get the message from the post office. Thanks for putting in the extra effort. I appreciate it.
You do a great job with your site. Keep it up!"
Albany, NY, USA

"I received my first order & the card sets are divine - thank you.  I was so pleased to find your site."
Quinninup, Australia

"I'm sure you'll hear from me again sooner or later. Your site is really good."
Sellebakk, Norway

"Today received my Book =))) Very very glad about it =)
Thank you very much. Nice to have business with you.
Look forward to order more books later from you =)) thanks."
Moscow, Russia

"My beautiful new poster arrived today, in pristine condition. Thanks! ...Take care, and hopefully I'll be in the market for more of your stuff before too long."
Houston, TX, USA


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