In its latest issue, the French magazine OTOMO devotes 12 pages to Akimitsu Takagi’s photographs from the book the tattoo writer.


A portfolio to be found from 5 July 2022 in the magazine, available from newsstands, bookshops and the Rockyrama website shop.

Otomo n°10

In this summery pink issue you’ll find a feature on eroticism and its representation in Japan (particularly in ukiyo-e), an interview with the little-known musical genius Haruomi Hosono, and a look at the filmography of the mad director Takashi Miike.

Otomo, a Rockyrama publication

Otomo magazine is a quarterly French publication devoted to Japanese pop culture and brilliantly put together by the Rockyrama team in Lyon, who specialise in cinema and pop culture in general.