Skip to product information
1 of 3

Araki

Regular price $30.00
Regular price Sale price $30.00
Sale Out of stock
View full details

Collapsible content

Description

Nobuyoshi Araki's extensive body of work is distilled into a definitive retrospective collection in this 512-page volume, personally curated by the artist.

Originally published as a Limited Edition and now reissued in celebration of TASCHEN's 40th anniversary, the selection delves deep into Araki's iconic imagery, spanning Tokyo street scenes, portraits, vibrant flowers, explicit depictions of female genitalia, and the Japanese art of kinbaku, or bondage.

Araki's exploration of patterns involving subjugation, emancipation, death, and desire is evident throughout, as he navigates the fine line between serene imagery and provocative shock. Particularly known for his bondage photography, Araki emphasizes collaboration with his female subjects, aiming to capture the essence of their desire through spoken conversation and photography.

In Japan, Araki has achieved cult status, especially among women who feel liberated by his unapologetic approach to expressing their desires through his lens.

Details

  • 1.7" H x 8.8" L x 6.4" W (2.88 lbs) 512 pages
  • Released October 06, 2020
  • Hardcover
  • ISBN: 9783836582520

Shipping info

Standard$8

For most orders, allow 3 to 5 business days for delivery. Orders $139+ ship free.

Express$22

For most orders, allow 1 to 2 business days for delivery.

Express International (Non-US)$30

For most orders, allow 1 to 5 business days for delivery.

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)

Blank Canvas Bookstore

We stock coffee table books that make your space interesting for you and your friends.

The objects around your house should inspire creativity, spark conversation, and help you create a fuller life.

  • ★★★★★

    I'm obsessed with all the books I've purchased from Blank Canvas Bookstore. I love getting compliments from my friends on all the crazy awesome books I've collected!!

    Ashley C.

  • ★★★★★

    Blank Canvas Bookstore is great. I love the variety of loud, bright decor.

    Laura A.

  • ★★★★☆

    I unfortunately had an issue with my order but the person who resolved it was so helpful and nice!

    Elizabeth B.

1 of 3