Welcome to AkaTako - your international source for underground and hard to find Japanese art: signed books, limited edition prints and posters, licensed enamel pins and t-shirts, artist produced postcards and mini books, original drawings and paintings, and lots more. We ship worldwide!
Not sure where to start? Check out the more popular artists and items just below. A bit further down the page is a news feed of everything going on with AkaTako.

THE LATEST NEWS

May 30, 2019

Just added, eight original Namio Harukawa drawings from the artist's personal archive. These pencil drawings have hand colored touches of pink, red, and and white. Shipping directly from Tokyo to you.

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May 29, 2019

Several rare, out of print photo books of Japanese dolls and one brand new book of Tari Nakagawa's dolls have just been added.

Amano Katan Katan Doll
Amano Katan
Katan Doll
(restocked, OOP)
Ryoichi Yoshida Anatomic Doll
Ryoichi Yoshida
Anatomic Doll
(rare, OOP)
Ryo Yoshida Articulated Doll SIGNED
Ryo Yoshida
Articulated Doll
(rare, OOP)
Simon Yotsuya Byouin Gallery
Simon Yotsuya
Byouin Gallery
(rare, OOP)
Tari Nakagawa Costa d'Eva
Tari Nakagawa
Costa d'Eva
(restocked)
Tari Nakagawa Fille dans l'histoire
Tari Nakagawa
Fille dans l'histoire
(brand new)
Tari Nakagawa Ningyou Shashin Bunko
Tari Nakagawa
Ningyou Shashin Bunko
(rare, OOP)
 

Most of these books are also signed by the artist! Please click the front cover photo or titles above for additional information or to purchase.


May 24, 2019

Rising young painter in Japan, Koichi Iyoda has published a collection of his stunning body of works in two volumes. "Magnum Opus" is the first volume 1 and is now available (Vol 2 coming soon!). There is also a lovely oversized postcard print set of his works available.

Koichi Iyoda Magnum Opus SIGNED
Koichi Iyoda
Magnum Opus
Koichi Iyoda Postcard Print Set
Koichi Iyoda
Postcard Print Set

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May 21, 2019

Just added, 29 more pieces of brand new, original, copic marker drawings by Shintaro Kago. Each drawing is on a piece of shikishi board (used for traditional Japanese calligraphy) and measures about 7.125" x 8.35" (18.1 x 21.2cm).

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The first 20 drawings added about one month ago are all sold out so don't wait if you like one of these new ones!


May 20, 2019

A few new playful kinbaku figurine items by Kitanya Design Factory have just been added. Two full-size stand alone dolls, and three new charm designs.

Tanuki Raccoon Dog Kinbaku Doll
Tanuki "Raccoon-Dog" Doll
Suspended Bunny Kinbaku Doll
Suspended Bunny Doll
Disgraced CEO Kinbaku Charm
Disgraced CEO Charm
Penguin Kinbaku Charm
Penguin Charm
Upside Down Bunny Kinbaku Charm
Upside Down Bunny Charm

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May 15, 2019

Two new postcard sets (10 each) and two out of print books featuring Hajime Sorayama's sexy pin ups and sexy chrome robots.

Hajime Sorayama Postcard Set 001
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Postcard Set 001
Hajime Sorayama Postcard Set 002
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Postcard Set 002
Hajime Sorayama Latex Galatea SIGNED
Latex Galatea (signed)
Hajime Sorayama Sexy Robot 1st Edition
Sexy Robot (1st edition)

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May 6, 2019

SIX brand new items by Shintaro Kago just added.

Two new mini monograph books:

Shintaro Kago Cities & Infrastructure SIGNED
"Cities & Infrastructure"
Shintaro Kago Collapsed Face Girls 2 SIGNED
"Collapsed Face Girls 2"

Two new DVD collections:

Shintaro Kago DVD Fantastic Film
"Fantastic Film Collection"
Shintaro Kago DVD Shit Film Festival
"Shit Film Festival"

And a sticker set and wooden wish plaque:

Shintaro Kago Sticker Set
Sticker Set
Shintaro Kago Ema Wish Plaque
Ema Wish Plaque

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Apr 30, 2019

Just added to AkaTako, Tableaux/Koh Ueno stockings and gloves! The original creator of ball jointed doll stockings, Koh Ueno also made a full body suit for Lulu Hashimoto. AkaTako is the first online shop to offer his hand painted full length gloves. The stockings and gloves are very lightweight nylon pantyhose material and would make a perfect combination.

Koh Ueno Ball Jointed Doll Gloves
Koh Ueno
Ball Jointed Doll Gloves
Koh Ueno Ball Jointed Doll Stockings
Koh Ueno
Ball Jointed Doll Stockings

Some images are courtesy of Koh Ueno's twitter.

Also added, Koh Ueno x Urbangarde clear file set:
Koh Ueno Urbangarde Clear File Set

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