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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.


Jun 1, 2013

Due to a much better currency exchange rate, all of Trevor Brown's Toy Box paintings have been reduced by at least 10% each! Paintings ship direct to you from Tokyo for FREE.

Trevor Brown Brains paintingTrevor Brown Butch paintingTrevor Brown Lora Larva paintingTrevor Brown Love Bombs painting
Trevor Brown Mister Square paintingTrevor Brown Radioactive Rabbit paintingTrevor Brown Snot n Shit painting 

There's also a limited time shipping special on two other paintings - free shipping within the U.S. and reduced price of only $60 internationally! Paintings are already professionaly framed and shipping includes full insurance.

Trevor Brown Pill Baby paintingTrevor Brown Worm Boy painting

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May 29, 2013

A rare find! These two Trevor Brown originals are from 1996 and 1997 and in excellent condition. If you've been looking for a graphic fetish original to hang on your wall (or hide in a drawer) these are perfect.

Trevor Brown Black and White original 13 Trevor Brown Black and White original 19
Trevor Brown
Black & White 13
Trevor Brown
Black & White 19

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May 26, 2013

Three new original drawings by Namio Harukawa are now available! Each measures approximately 7.75" x 11" (19.5x27.8cm) and is SIGNED by Namio! They are actually on exhibition in Tokyo right now and will ship in the end of June.

Namio Harukawa Drawing 1Namio Harukawa Drawing 2Namio Harukawa Drawing 3
Namio Harukawa
Drawing 1
Namio Harukawa
Drawing 2

Namio Harukawa
Drawing 3

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May 25, 2013

Beautiful new book by Atsushi Tani, Ambivalence is filled with beautiful women. Photographs range from medical, surreal, fetish, and erotic themes.

Atsushi Tani AmbivalenceAtsushi Tani Ambivalence

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May 24, 2013

Three new issues of Talking Heads magazine are now available! Each one has its own specific theme and is packed full of amazing artwork.

Talking Heads No. 46 Secret Love ToyTalking Heads No. 53 Daydream School of Heaven and HellTalking Heads No. 54 Hospital as Unusual Space
Talking Heads No. 46
Secret Love Toy
Talking Heads No. 53
Daydream School
of Heaven and Hell
Talking Heads No. 54
Hospital as Unusual Space

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May 20, 2013

All three versions of the new Trevor Brown book "Girls War" are now in stock! And there's also a handy explanation of the differences between the regular, special, and mini editions available here.

Trevor Brown Girls War Books

Every pre-order will have shipped within 24 hours. Check for your emailed shipping notification.

May 10, 2013

The gorgeous painting "Revolution" by Trevor Brown is not only the front cover of the new book "Girls War", it's also a jigsaw puzzle! This one's twice the size of the first Trevor Brown jigsaw puzzle so it'll be even more hours of fun! Signed and numbered, AkaTako received very limited numbers so expect it to sell out soon.

Trevor Brown Girls War Revolution puzzle SIGNED

May 4, 2013

All three editions of the new Trevor Brown book "Girls War" are now available for pre-order! There's a regular signed edition, an unsigned mini edition, and a signed special edition (yellow accents and includes a mini!).

Trevor Brown Girls War SIGNEDTrevor Brown Girls War Special Edition SIGNEDTrevor Brown Girls War Mini
Girls War SIGNEDGirls War Special Edition SIGNEDGirls War Mini

All books are expected to ship end of May.