News and New Japanese Art

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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