News and New Japanese Art

Nov 26, 2016

As an extra little special sale this weekend, random items will be super marked down for one hour each. One item, one hour, extreme discount!

Please check AkaTako social media for announcements of each item:
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"Pop Sale" prices will run between 3pm and 8pm (five items each day) on Saturday, Sunday, and Monday. NYC time. Please log in to get the sale price. Cannot be combined with other discounts.

This page will be continuously edited to show which items are on sale!
Tomomi Hasegawa The Longest Dream (done)
Trevor Brown BOY t-shirt (done)
Midori Hayashi Dream Child (done)
Tama Secret Mode (done)
B-Geeks Vol 4 Introduction to Mad Science (done)

Etsuko Miura Reincarnation Special Edition (done)
Trevor Brown Education Pendant (done)
Fuco Ueda Postcard Set (done)
Suehiro Maruo Print 13 Torture Garden (done)
Kyotaro Kinoko Alice in Mushroom Land (done)

Misaki Saijyo Doll Bride (done)
Asano Tadanobu Poster (done)
Tama Frostbite eyeglass cloth (done)
Hiroshi Nonami Vajra (done)
TH ExtrART File 08 (done)

It's all over! Pop Sales are complete.


Nov 26, 2016

IT'S A SALE!

Holiday Sale 2016

And considering how 2016 has been so far, it's not just a Cyber Monday sale this year. It's a Small Business Saturday, a Sure Why Not Sunday, and Cyber Monday rolled into one.

So take 11% (yes, 11!) off most everything for three whole days. Prints, originals, and special order items are not included.


Nov 9, 2016

A handful of original works have just been added! Two paintings by Shintaro Kago, one painting by Takato Yamamoto, and one drawing by Fuco Ueda.

Shintaro Kago Funny Girl Drawing 23 Shintaro Kago Funny Girl Original Painting 38 Takato Yamamoto Warring Land Holocaust Original Painting Fuco Ueda Original Drawing 1

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Nov 8, 2016

Just added, two rare books by Toshio Saeki! A first edition copy of "Akai Hako" printed in 1972 and a limited edition, signed copy of "Gokurakujou" - #4/33.

Toshio Saeki Akai Hako 1st Edition Toshio Saeki Gokurakujou Limited Edition
Toshio Saeki
Akai Hako 1st edition
Toshio Saeki
Gokurakujou limited edition

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Nov 1, 2016

Just about every single kinbaku charm by Kitanya Design Factory is now back in stock! You can attach the sweet little rope bondage babies to your phone, zippers, backpacks, and even wear them as jewelry. Each one is hand made in Japan, hand painted, and hand tied. These kinbaku charms in particular have been restocked:

Kitanya Design Ballerina Bunny Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Black Mask Bunny Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Black Mask Gray Bunny Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Bunny and Cat Pair Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Clown Kinbaku Charm
Kitanya Design Construction Worker Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Cow Lady Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design French Maid Bunny Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Ghost Lady Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Gray Nun Kinbaku Charm
Kitanya Design Hippo Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Kappa Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Kewpie Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Koi Fish Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Leopard Lady Kinbaku Charm
Kitanya Design Mermaid Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Mummy Lady Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Naughty Housewife Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Daruma Doll Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Octopus in Clay Pot Kinbaku Charm
Kitanya Design Panda Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Panda Kikko Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Polar Bear Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Nurse Bunny Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Playboy Bunny Kinbaku Charm
Kitanya Design Raccoon Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Red Mask Cat Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Gray Mask Cat Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Tiger Lady Bikini Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Tiger Lady Kinbaku Charm
Kitanya Design The Little Prince Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Western Wedding Couple Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design Purple Kimono Bunny Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design White Bunny Blue Kikko Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design White Bunny Kikko Kinbaku Charm
Kitanya Design White Bunny Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design White Bunny Pink Kinbaku Charm Kitanya Design White Bunny Red Kinbaku Charm    

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Oct 29, 2016

The five styles of signed and numbered Tama posters have all been marked down to just $14 each. Or you can pick three of them for $35 or get all five for only $56! These are limited edition of only 50 pieces each.

Tama Disregarded Warning poster SIGNED Tama Honey Trick poster SIGNED Tama Maidenhood poster SIGNED Tama Servants for Me poster SIGNED Tama Your Aid poster SIGNED
Disregarded Warning Honey Trick Maidenhood Servants for Me Your Aid

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Oct 21, 2016

Giant box of books arrived with a lot of items that had been out of stock for a long time. Plus one print and a bandana too.

Toshio Saeki Akai Hako Toshio Saeki 70 1970 Hajime Kinoko Fly Agaric Rope Artworks Hiroaki Samura Brute Love SIGNED Suehiro Maruo Haunted Mansion
Suehiro Maruo 28 Scenes of Murder Suehiro Maruo DDT SIGNED Suehiro Maruo Gichi Gichi-kun SIGNED Suehiro Maruo Laughing Vampire SIGNED Suehiro Maruo Midori Blue Bandana
Shintaro Kago Ana Moji Ketsueki SIGNED Shintaro Kago Atrocious Comedy in Front of the Station SIGNED Shintaro Kago The Big Funeral SIGNED Shintaro Kago VICE print SIGNED Namio Harukawa My Fair Fat Lady Vol 2 SIGNED

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Oct 2, 2016

Just added to AkaTako, signed copies of Hajime Kinoko's book "Ichigo Ichie". Wonderfully descriptive photo essay going over these first 10 years of his career as a shibari artist.

Hajime Kinoko Ichigo Ichie SIGNED Hajime Kinoko Ichigo Ichie SIGNED Hajime Kinoko Ichigo Ichie SIGNED

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Oct 2, 2016

Now that both the regular and special limited edition of Kyoka Izumi's "Tale of a Castle Keep" are in stock, actual images of covers and inside pages have been added! Both editions have the same interior pages/illustrations so be sure to check both versions to see more images.

Tale of a Castle Keep Takato Yamamoto Aquirax UnoTale of a Castle Keep Takato Yamamoto Aquirax Uno
Tale of a Castle Keep Takato Yamamoto Aquirax Uno Ltd EdTale of a Castle Keep Takato Yamamoto Aquirax Uno Ltd Ed

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Sep 20, 2016

Now available for pre-order and expected to arrive end of September, two brand new Hajime Kinoko DVDs! His new book Ichigo Ichie will be available shortly as well.
[DVDs have arrived as of September 29, 2016!]

Hajime Kinoko Aozametatsuki DVDHajime Kinoko Arukyute to Bishokukatachi DVD
Hajime Kinoko Aozametatsuki DVDArukyutei to Bishokukatachi DVD

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Sep 20, 2016

Two new Namio Harukawa drawings are available by special order. They will ship direct from Tokyo to you. Please inquire about purchasing.

Namio Harukawa Original Drawing 55Namio Harukawa Original Drawing 56

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Sep 14, 2016

A handful of rare, long sold out items from AkaTako's personal archive have just been added back in stock. There is only one single piece of each of these available so if you are interested don't delay!

Hikari Shimoda Children of this Planet Hikari Shimoda Postcard Set The Art of Shintaro Kago 1 SIGNED Suehiro Maruo Maruograph EX I Suehiro Maruo Maruoscope
Takato Yamamoto Necrophantasmagoria Ltd Ed Takato Yamamoto Original Print Set 3 Toshio Saeki Poster 2 SIGNED Trevor Brown Alice poster Green Tea Party SIGNED Trevor Brown Alice poster Alice Kawaii SIGNED
Trevor Brown Rubber Doll Flyer Penis Pixie Trevor Brown Rubber Doll Flyer Pink Rose Trevor Brown Girls War Special Edition Trevor Brown Girls War Revolution Puzzle Trevor Brown My Alphabet Brown
     Trevor Brown Black and White Hajime Sorayama Red Octopus Poster SIGNED  

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Sep 13, 2016

All in stock issues of Talking Heads magazine are now on clearance for $19. Please log in to receive the discounted price.

Talking Heads Japanese Art Magazine

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Sep 2, 2016

[You missed it. =( The sale is over already!]
A little spur of the moment sale, use coupon code LABOR2016 and save 50% off any of these items!

Trevor Brown Boy t-shirt Trevor Brown Fix Me Doll t-shirt Trevor Brown i-Nazi t-shirt Trevor Brown Viscera t-shirt
Trevor Brown Urbangarde t-shirt black Trevor Brown Urbangarde t-shirt natural Hikari Shimoda Funeral poster SIGNED Hikari Shimoda Power Line and Rabbit poster SIGNED
Trevor Brown Alice Which Dreamed It poster SIGNED Trevor Brown Toy Box poster SIGNED Trevor Brown Girls War poster Angels of Death SIGNED Trevor Brown Girls War poster Black Tuesday SIGNED
Takato Yamamoto poster Fermentation of a Hermaphrodite SIGNED Takato Yamamoto poster Twin Roses SIGNED Takato Yamamoto poster Eyeball Bug and Roses SIGNED Takato Yamamoto poster Horn of a Master of Curses SIGNED
Takato Yamamoto poster Alice's Nightmare SIGNED Takato Yamamoto poster Shintoku Maru Takato Yamamoto poster Like a Curtain of Ashes SIGNED Tama Disregarded Warning poster SIGNED
Tama Honey Trick poster SIGNED Tama Maidenhood poster SIGNED Tama Servants for Me poster SIGNED Tama Your Aid poster SIGNED

Sale ends Monday at midnight (NYC time).


Aug 19, 2016

A handful of prints by Toshio Saeki are now available! A few previously available prints were restocked and there's also some brand new (to AkaTako) ones. "Chimushi" prints are mostly from 1999 and the tri-tone prints are from 2006. All signed, numbered, and dated.

Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 9 Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 10 Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 15 Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 16 Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 17
Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 18 Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 19 Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 20 Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 21 Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 22
Toshio Saeki Offset Print 1 Toshio Saeki Offset Print 6      

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