post list

  • skull illusion paintings February 28, 2017
    03 “valentine” 2017 02 “ichigo” 2014 01 “teddy bear operation” 2008 00 “hellraiser” 1987 (see also skull illusion)
  • me in manga February 23, 2017
    surprised to find myself in the latest manga by usamaru furuya: amane gymnasium – a story about a doll maker…
  • sheidlina trevor cosplay continued… January 9, 2017
    i had barely posted my last blog entry before sheidlina sent a new tb inspired photo – she’s leaving me…
  • sheidlina cosplay (…and some plaaastic) January 8, 2017
    sheidlina very quickly delivered on her promise – the first (of three?) “trecos” works now done – an amazing job…
  • elena sheidlina January 4, 2017
    http://www.pileup.com/babyart/blog-images8/elena.mp4 maybe my dung beetle new year e-card was actually a good omen – this year has started with suddenly…
  • happy new year! January 1, 2017
    “dung beetle” (フンコロガシ) – the japanese for faeces, “unko”, also sorta translates as good luck child – nicely appropriate -…
  • madaraningen second collection December 21, 2016
    featuring a dismembered trevor brown “fix-me-doll”! – they’ve started taking reservation orders today – details here – i imagine overseas…
  • total overfuck November 27, 2016
    a miguel angel martin exhibition in tokyo at vanilla gallery – i went to the private opening reception today but…
  • one-off “sweatshirt” November 24, 2016
    by shigatsu – you may recall her one-off one-piece a few months ago – the fashion designer tb dress mentioned…
  • “how make-up risa” November 22, 2016
    risa doll style book number two (the first here ) – again it falls short of what we (or rather…
  • 360° of tb x nananano November 4, 2016
    very cool – check it out here! …and an irresistibly cute 360° courtesy of chii3_lv64 and yuri momose http://www.pileup.com/babyart/blog-images8/yurimomose.mp4 trevor…
  • infinite addendum November 1, 2016
    the ubiquitous tb nurses not unexpected but what are the odds of two girls independently picking the same less obvious…
  • tb halloween nurses 2016 October 31, 2016
    the inevitable miss akaneko – i think she was the very first トレコス in japan (that i knew of at…
  • the opening party October 30, 2016
    pic courtesy of kurarasystem it was fun – well, as much fun as a crowd-hating, party-hating shy old artist like…
  • th and “trecos” October 28, 2016
    found new issue of talking heads, no.68, in the mail box as setting off to span art gallery to set…
  • halloween opening party October 27, 2016
    span art gallery – 4 to 7 o’clock this saturday! – dress up! – the li’l mickey painting being offered…
  • yurei October 18, 2016
    trevor brown x 七菜乃 collaboration exhibition out-takes first scribbles post cards spot the difference! – tb and nano twitter accounts
  • black heart October 18, 2016
    trevor brown x 七菜乃 collaboration exhibition out-takes first scribbles the images uploaded to instagram and predictably got deleted – nipple…
  • malaria October 18, 2016
    trevor brown x 七菜乃 collaboration exhibition out-takes first scribbles
  • genealogy of the witch October 15, 2016
    new kenichi murata photo collection – with a sprinkling of some older photos – lots of nananano – and many…
  • trevor brown × 七菜乃 October 9, 2016
    trevor brown x nananano collaboration exhibition span art gallery – 29 october to 08 november, 2016 – open 11:00 to…
  • fix-me-doll make-up tutorial September 22, 2016
    by sherliza moe on youtube she looks trevor brown-ish before she even starts painting her face! – but it’s a…
  • dr. ban-san September 19, 2016
    ban sporting a tb art costume made for a recent reunion concert of lolita23q, a visual-kei band (as you might…
  • 一期一会 kinoko hajime September 17, 2016
    a book celebrating the 10th anniversary of the rope renaissance man kinoko hajime – the main emphasis is on works…
  • ms ciccone’s countenance September 14, 2016
    bemused to find my 25 year old drawing of ms ciccone’s countenance now blown up real BIG as a backdrop…
  • nananano x trevor brown September 12, 2016
    *** 29 october (sat) to 8 november (tue) *** dates set for the exhibition at span art gallery – there…
  • baby art web site renewal September 5, 2016
    or perhaps a retrograde as it’s sort of returning to how it was in earlier incarnations – there’s been a…
  • one-off one-piece August 20, 2016
    made by shigatsu, partner of musician arai tasuku i met last year – they’re my fans and i’m their fans!…
  • ask me anything July 6, 2016
    i hate interviews, i hate being asked things, so for some incomprehensible reason i decided to make an “ask trevor…
  • yaso skull exhibition : kyoto April 29, 2016
    the yaso skull exhibition at parabolica-bis (pic above – thx carrie!) ends 8 may – after that it will be…
  • gea★ gambaru! April 22, 2016
    tb girl makes good! – the first book of gea’s personal and perverse drawings of tormentative little girls published by…
  • keizo miyanishi April 17, 2016
    an exhibition of keizo miyanishi work now showing at the hakusen gallery in my home town of asagaya (tokyo) -…
  • flesh and excess April 16, 2016
    a couple of my works in jack sargeant’s new book on underground film published by amok books – old nineties…
  • yaso skull exhibition April 15, 2016
    went to check out the yaso skull exhibition at parabolica-bis – it’s good – amused to eardrop on fellow visitors…
  • urbangarde x trevor brown x 9.acryl closet April 15, 2016
    limited hand printed and dyed t-shirts and scarves – info here
  • editions treville artworks April 9, 2016
    my original art now officially available via the editions treville website – along with work by other editions treville artists:…
  • amano katan resurrection March 31, 2016
    a new book of katan doll photos by sakichi kataoka – completely different to the treville books (despite the very…
  • tama : fallen princess March 26, 2016
    went to the tama exhibition at vanilla – wondrous, as always …her work always leaves me feeling awed and envious…
  • yaso skull exhibition March 24, 2016
    group show at parabolica-bis with lots of big names, and me – i have two paintings in this: teddy bear…
  • th extrArt file.08 March 23, 2016
    new issue of th extrart has a six page feature on nananano’s “trevor cos”; the alice in hollowland works -…
  • modern kinbaku techniques March 12, 2016
    beginner level instruction dvd by hajime kinoko – completely gaijin friendly: region-free dvd and fully subtitled in english – and…
  • blackheart March 6, 2016
    a rare trevor brown excursion into the third dimension – this was intended for a nananano cosplay photo of a…
  • red : the book March 4, 2016
    new hajime kinoko rope art book out today! – a confusingly similar cover to nawanano but this time solely devoted…
  • i heart u February 16, 2016
    a bit too late for valentines day… behind the scenes pix of nananano’s “trevor cos” a short film document by…
  • nananano cos works #09 February 9, 2016
    nananano amazes once again this is one of the three works for the alice in hollowland exhibition – the original…
  • alice in hollowland February 7, 2016
    starts tomorrow! – a group show at vanilla gallery with hanamushi, genk, shichigoro, nekoshowgun, machigerita, nananano and me – i…
  • happy new year! January 1, 2016
  • worst record cover of the year! December 30, 2015
    top of the list is consumer electronics “dollhouse songs” 12 inch vinyl packaged in “the most heinous, vile, terrible, awful,…
  • sanseido last day December 29, 2015
    another book-signing survived! – of course most people were queuing for temma – he is very personable and spent 10…
  • me immortalised in song December 26, 2015
    [updated version of an old baby art blog post] 1. long long ago i think whitehouse may have made an…
  • christmas mini-exhibition December 24, 2015
    a special trevor brown and etsuko miura bookstore event at sanseido in ikebukuro (tokyo) – i have three pandora paintings…
  • urbangarde (un)merry xmas December 23, 2015
    went to see urbangarde’s christmas special show last night – lots of familiar faces in the audience: my publisher, bunkamura…
  • pandora posters, squeee! December 20, 2015
    ^ child of satan, child of god ^ appleheart two designs picked by popularity from a poll of 8 designs…
  • urbangarde showa 90 December 10, 2015
    new urbangarde cd has at last hit the streets – this is the regular edition, there’s also a limited version…
  • em nishizuka November 19, 2015
    s/he certainly has a perverse obsession with caterpillars – this is an A5 booklet of 20 cute undersized tama-esque girls…
  • exhibition end November 16, 2015
    a photo album added to flickr and more photos on the facebook event page the books pandora and reincarnation are…
  • the book-signing November 15, 2015
    a big turn-out for yesterday’s book-signing despite the rain – and in fact overall a well-attended and highly-spoken of exhibition…
  • nananano new books November 13, 2015
    “7/nana” A4 hardback book of photos by ryosuke handa – displays well the beauty of nananano – interesting setting and…
  • insomnia and inspiration November 9, 2015
    altho i was kinda impatient to see this hajime kinoko / nananano bondage dvd, “insomnia bondage”, i’ve been slow laying…
  • hippie coco 妖精会議  November 7, 2015
    nananano at the mrs trevor brown exhibition at parabolica-bis today : ) the tree below is my favourite related posts:…
  • exhibition start! November 7, 2015
    no opening party but etsuko and myself were there in the evening – i got to meet ryo yoshida, taga…
  • trevor and etsuko new books November 7, 2015
    standard and silver finish special “exhibition edition” of “pandora” side by side – miniature book comes free with the special…
  • halloween cuties 2015 November 1, 2015
    i don’t know the names of any of these girls! – so i’ll credit them by their twitter page -…
  • th #64 October 29, 2015
    new issue of talking heads graced by an etsuko miura cover, and much more inside – there’s also a bit…
  • jisatsushatachi October 23, 2015
    “selfie people” (?), a book of assorted writings (fiction, prose, poetry, commentary…) by temma matsunaga of urbangarde with my “i-nazi”…
  • olga October 22, 2015
    this photo has just cropped up on facebook (a few weeks ago in fact, i don’t always notice what i’m…
  • urbangarde showa 90 October 20, 2015
    new urbangarde cd cover revealed – an envisaging of an apocalyptic alternate timeline in which the japanese showa era continued…
  • exhibition post card October 13, 2015
    exhibition post cards arrive the exhibition will have all 27 paintings from the book – plus, with luck, a couple…
  • pandora October 12, 2015
    book layout and design now completed – barring a few corrections, it’s more-or-less ready to go to press i think…
  • trevor brown + etsuko miura September 17, 2015
    06 ~ 15 november, 2015 exhibition info is now up on the bunkamura website (japanese only) – and a book/catalogue…
  • red September 11, 2015
    the opening of hajime kinoko’s exhibition at jinbocho gallery celebrated by two typhoons going over japan – nevertheless there was…
  • nawanano August 28, 2015
    new A4 softcover book featuring nananano and rope and photo by hajime kinoko-san (mr demon mushroom, haha!) – bondage model…
  • freaks circus August 13, 2015
    another very nice addition to the tb tribute collection – homage dolls by freaks circus currently on display at vanilla…
  • complete cos July 14, 2015
    i can stop fretting, i finally have my own copy! – and sharing (imperfect) scans of it here as mentioned,…
  • nananano at fetifes July 9, 2015
    i’m pleased to report that the trevor x nananano “cos” booklet sold out (more or less) at fetifes – just…
  • the styx June 26, 2015
    flier for a freaks circus and friends exhibition at vanilla gallery – i have three paintings in this
  • tsutomu kawakami at vanilla June 26, 2015
    death and transfiguration exhibition, last day tomorrow! – morbidly beautiful works! slightly inconsequential but my wife was brooding over “grotesque”…
  • trevor x nananano June 25, 2015
    first glimpses of the trevor brown cosplay project of the model nananano – these are being produced for sale at…
  • risa doll first style book June 6, 2015
    a trevor brown fan! – or maybe an ex-trevor brown fan now that she’s grown up and become a lot…
  • let’s look at… June 6, 2015
    …some new art books from timeless editions mad meg – 30x40cm, 32 pages – insane cross-hatching – those lines of…
  • genki things May 27, 2015
    package in the post of assorted gifts left with span art gallery during my recent “trajectory [or tragedy?!] of trevor…
  • 少女kaitai May 13, 2015
    new 5 track urbangarde cd released for their spring tour – two versions with different tb covers and one track…
  • “the alice look” May 8, 2015
    trevor brown at the v&a museum of childhood in london, gosh! – i was fully expecting my inclusion in this…
  • loud grape May 6, 2015
    the customised drum set of j-rock band loud grape: this is the image wrapped around the drums: and this was…
  • posters pre-order April 28, 2015
    new posters of 20 year old images! – A2 size – being made for my trajectory of trevor brown exhibition…
  • ex libris atelier third April 24, 2015
    new additions to the (B5) th art library of atelier third – “lilith in the mirror” by kenichi murata i…
  • mini-exhibition April 10, 2015
    i have a small exhibition at span art gallery next month – old, “rare” and x-rated work – six airbrush,…
  • nonu-chan March 31, 2015
    a trevor brown / hippie coco collaboration – a kit “doll” similar to last year’s gaikotsu-chan – only ten produced,…
  • urbangarde shopping February 11, 2015
    goods made for a special “girls only live twice” concert: t-shirt, badge (ten centimetres big!) and canvas tote bag -…
  • atsushi sakai – fantômes japonais January 17, 2015
    a long overdue book – very distinct photography – as with kenichi murata, finding his work in “sm sniper” (circa…
  • happy new year 2015 January 1, 2015
  • komugi-chan December 11, 2014
    a “new” nurse (above) for my collection – my collection within a collection of nurse witch komugi (below)
  • kinoko hajime December 11, 2014
    unlikely for viewers of this blog, but this is for anyone with any doubts that shibari (japanese rope bondage) is…
  • vanilla shopping November 8, 2014
    went to check out my work at vanilla gallery – well, not mine especially, i’ve seen them already – i…
  • trevor brown x urbangarde clear files November 6, 2014
    now available from span art gallery here, along with the t-shirts – the two clear file designs come packaged together…
  • 無惨美展~残酷百景 November 1, 2014
    “atrocity beauty exhibition” at vanilla gallery (ginza, tokyo) 3 to 15 november – i have 3 paintings in this exhibition,…
  • this is halloween this is halloween October 27, 2014
    かゑたん地獄 and テトラ – (see also)
  • 新世紀少女宣言 exhibition opens October 8, 2014
    i went to sign piles of books this morning – my two urbangarde paintings sold already – someone buy the…
  • japanese erotica in contemporary art September 28, 2014
    fifty artists, 320 pages, published by pie books (the american amazon link doesn’t appear to be available, yet?) – aimed…
  • 新世紀少女宣言 September 20, 2014
    “a girl’s statement of new century” exhibition at bunkamura gallery – october 8 to 15 – a group show with…
  • extrart September 12, 2014
    a new quarterly japanese art magazine, second issue in fact, published by
  • develicious August 4, 2014
    living statue artist, ashton ka, performing as “develicious” inspired by my “domestic violence” painting from “li’l miss sticky kiss” -…
  • “a empty room, kinbaku girls, and red ropes” July 31, 2014
    a new photo book by keiichiro nakashima just out – love this photographer and this is a collection of his…
  • yaso : urbangarde issue July 13, 2014
    yaso magazine down to A5 size and not quite as visual as it used to be, tho this issue not…
  • exhibitions July 4, 2014
    urbangarde exhibition at parabolica-bis – 11 july to 31 august 2014 urbangarde exhibition at bunkamura – october 2014 etsuko miura…
  • nicoletta ceccoli June 5, 2014
    new nicoletta ceccoli book: “daydreams” – and finally bought her elusive first book: “beautiful nightmares” did she steal the rabbit…
  • midori hayashi – dream child March 28, 2014
    i was an early bird, again, at the midori hayashi doll exhibition at parabolica-bis – and, again, if i had…
  • tari nakagawa – costa d’eva March 28, 2014
    out today! – published by studio parabolica – five years on from her previous book(let) collection – a similar softcover…
  • i’m on facebook! February 28, 2014
    i’m a number!: 100003823853985 actually, i made the account back in 2012 when some idiot made a fake account pretending…
  • pandora’s key February 18, 2014
    new kenichi murata book (signed copy purchased at span) published by atelier third – B5 size – entirely nana7nano (is…
  • etsuko miura at span art gallery February 18, 2014
    http://www.span-art.co.jp/exhibition/201402miuraetsuko.html opening day today – i went a little too early to meet her but in time to buy up…
  • fix-me-doll homage February 1, 2014
    by miseryking, just found on flickr related posts: underground illustration’s vol.02 fix-me-doll / yuuki ishiyama
  • parabolica-bis photo set February 1, 2014
    added to my flickr
  • temma x konno January 19, 2014
    temma matsunaga a capacity crowd (40 seats) for the talk show event at my drawing book exhibition yesterday – a…
  • tattoofest January 15, 2014
    i have a four page feature in the current issue of tattoofest, a glossy full colour tattoo magazine from poland…
  • 奇想の少女 或いは少年 January 13, 2014
    i have five mini-paintings in this group exhibition at span art gallery next week – the original idea was five…
  • gaikotsu-chan January 11, 2014
    a trevor brown / hippie coco collaboration – a do-it-yourself kit for “gaikotsu-chan” – additional tools required: iron, scissors, needle…
  • trevor brown january sale starts tomorrow!! January 4, 2014
    opens 12.00 at parabolica-bis – i’ll be there at the start (tho probably not all day) – 42 drawings and…
  • happy new year! January 1, 2014
  • maruo’s the strange tale of panorama island… December 15, 2013
    …finally, in english and in my hands – it took four years for this to materialize – which does kinda…
  • kulturtrieb-g vol.05 December 14, 2013
    a th magazine doujinshi (fanzine)? – cover design is almost identical – and it transpires it’s actually put together by…
  • trevor brown drawing book exhibition December 13, 2013
    05 to 31 january 2014 parabolica-bis, asakusa, tokyo mon-fri 13:00 to 20:00 – sat/sun, holidays 12:00 to 19:00 ¥500 entrance…
  • trevor tribute December 11, 2013
    this month’s tb tribute is courtesy of tessa kuragi – cosplaying my “drugs” painting from “girls war” during a recent…
  • music : november 2013 November 30, 2013
    saltillo – monocyte klimperei – les tableaux d’une exposition brain damage meets vibronics – empire soldiers badawi – [many] cut…
  • gamecat November 23, 2013
    the walking dead tho i love borderlands cell-shaded graphix, i was initially put off of this by the ugliness of…
  • recent reading November 15, 2013
    mr swirl : the hunt for christopher paul neil – michael martin found in the amazon kindle cesspit – brief…
  • hanamushism November 13, 2013
    hanamushi (flower insects), no relation to hanamizu [hisano shoichi] (nose water) – but some stylistic relation to tama – all…
  • new from timeless editions November 10, 2013
    “dysphoria”, the art of val denham – i have to admit i’m not the greatest admirer of his/her art tho…
  • “paper salvage operation” November 8, 2013
    envelope set made from scraps rescued from the printers floor during production of “drawing book” – design is random (?)…
  • music : october 2013 November 1, 2013
    hugues le bars – [many] rené aubry – [many] the legendary pink dots – the curse of marie antoinette agnes…
  • halloween treat October 31, 2013
    she always spoils me with the bestest little presents at my exhibitions (girls war / alice) – now here is…
  • gamecat October 29, 2013
    yes, you’ve all been rejoicing i don’t do game reviews any more – but gamecat has nine lives, i’m back,…
  • 666 (the number of the neodymium magnet toy cube) October 13, 2013
    In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer product Safety Commission (CPSC), Strong Force, Inc. urges purchasers of NeoCube magnet sets to…
  • drawing book “regular” edition! October 12, 2013
    the japan editions treville version now out! – well, not quite, these are an advance printing of 100 (?) for…
  • chimuo nureki 1930 – 2013 October 6, 2013
    colour pencil drawings based on photos taken at kinbiken meetings i was invited to circa 1994-96 nureki sensei passed away…
  • trevor tribute September 30, 2013
    Greetings Trevor! I’ve been a big fan of your work for many years! So I really hope you enjoy these…
  • music : august / september 2013 September 30, 2013
    sopor aeternus and the ensemble of shadows – poetica (all beauty sleeps) the black heart procession – [everything – especially…
  • size matters September 24, 2013
    my biggest and littlest books! the timeless edition of “drawing book” in the post today – looks great, i’m happy!…
  • tb tees September 17, 2013
    akatako t-shirts arrived today – all a bit too embarrassing for me to actually wear! : ) there’s already very…
  • “occidental and oversized” September 17, 2013
    the western world gets “drawing book” a month early! – hot’n’sticky off the press, the timeless edition is now out…
  • dissecting cuteness September 8, 2013
    a talk about me at lair de sade in los angeles – which happened yesterday! : / – altho tweeted…
  • drawing book – choose one or buy both : ) August 25, 2013
  • “please do not read” August 20, 2013
    not that you even have the opportunity to read – this is some english student class college magazine/book published several…
  • elizabeth mcgrath “incurable disorder” August 16, 2013
    at last a second book collection of liz mcgrath sculptures, published by last gasp – a delight of course -…
  • t-shirts now available for pre-order August 2, 2013
    here! official and exclusive, four designs to select from, available in assorted sizes, price $36, expected in stock before the…
  • ear treats : july 2013 July 31, 2013
    chapi chapo – robotank-z david lynch – the big dream eve – lip lock syndromeda – time will never be…
  • dodos July 29, 2013
    a painting/illustration book by sse project in korea – around half korean artists and half western artists, including me (…am…
  • the end of fun July 18, 2013
    “hell”, the chapman brothers’ doll house masterpiece, so good they made it three times! – “the end of fun” an…
  • tb tee – you decide! July 16, 2013
    always been somewhat against t-shirts – they tend to equate getting ripped off – crystal castles proved my point -…
  • drawing book July 8, 2013
    yes, i’ve threatened this several times already over the past couple of years – but now it is finally happening…
  • wtf July 3, 2013
    “my” contribution to richardson magazine a7 (death issue) – i’m shocked that such a classy magazine can make such a…
  • the last of us July 2, 2013
    [SPOILERS ALERT!] oh man, that was intense (to quote ellie, age 14) – game of the year – we practically…
  • music : june 2013 June 30, 2013
    emika – dva gucci mane – trap house 3 fuck buttons – slow focus zomby – with love oOoOO -…
  • hippie coco’s planet book June 23, 2013
    out now! – following my eulogy to war, here is mrs brown’s eulogy to peace – published by parabolica-bis (studio…
  • new from timeless editions June 13, 2013
    bruno richard: “vomis ce monde” (esds no.105? 106?) – 2 x A3 publications – “A” printed on heavy card features…
  • graham ovenden gets a suspended sentence June 5, 2013
    courtesy of chris (FUCKING CUNT) spivey (iq 127…?!) well, it’s been a peculiar child porn art week on the baby…
  • everything is fxxxxd June 4, 2013
    artist paul yore (25) could be charged with producing and possessing child pornography after police, acting on a complaint, seized…
  • sneaking into girls’ bedrooms June 3, 2013
  • music : may 2013 June 1, 2013
    john surman – [numerous] zbigniew preisner – requiem for my friend klaus schulze – shadowlands kris kylven and syb-sonic -…
  • people against pornography and sexual violence May 31, 2013
    this is something i somehow failed to blog about before – and something i feel a need to quickly rectify…
  • protection of nonexistent children May 31, 2013
    a bill is currently being proposed making amendments to child pornography laws in japan – possession will become a crime…
  • paypal May 29, 2013
    cleaning out my hotmail and found these old paypal ban letters from 2007 – kinda interesting (not!) – the first…
  • fix-me-doll / yuuki ishiyama May 29, 2013
    this is something i never thought i’d ever see: a trevor brown figure! there’s been a long history of proposals…
  • exhibition photos… May 27, 2013
    …on flickr
  • war is over! May 27, 2013
    (photo: (saliva doll) kiko) all that’s remains to do now is mop up the blood and bandage injuries – i…
  • another tale of princess May 25, 2013
    a copy of the new ken-ichi murata book arrived in the post unexpectedly! – i’d just been out today too…
  • nazis are kawaii May 22, 2013
    i’ve tagged this “tribute” but in fact the images made independently of each other – my painting “i-nazi” below produced…
  • トレヴァー twitter pics May 20, 2013
    (my own exhibition photos later…)
  • the book-signing nightmare May 19, 2013
    (photo: hippiecoco) i’ve survived it! – it’s petrifying but i do enjoy meeting “fans” – especially as 90% are young…
  • war starts tomorrow! May 14, 2013
    (photo: hippiecoco) ~女の子戦争~ 15 to 26 may 2013 – bunkamura gallery today setting up exhibition – which i wasn’t required…
  • erotic mystery play May 10, 2013
    i have a painting (probably!) in this group show at span art gallery, 04 to 15 june – i don’t…
  • controversial reading May 4, 2013
    “controversial images : media representations on the edge” edited by fiona attwood – contains a chapter on me written by…
  • hippie coco’s planet May 3, 2013
    exhibition at parabolica-bis – part one: 02 may to 13 may – part two: may 31 to june 17 -…
  • and girls war posters May 3, 2013
    two designs from span art gallery – “angels of death” and “black tuesday” – B2 size (or slightly bigger?), 200…
  • girls war clear files May 2, 2013
    semi-translucent plastic, A4 size (ie. to fit A4 sheets of paper), made by span art gallery – two designs (front…
  • gamekat is bored May 2, 2013
    almost identical cover art, almost identical games – symptomatic of the homogenuitification of aaa games to blend them all into…
  • music : april 2013 April 30, 2013
    iamx – the unified field legendary pink dots – taos hum edward ka-spel – fire island amit – [everything] m83,…
  • 女の子戦争 miniature book! April 27, 2013
    i-phone size! : ) – image grabbed from the editions treville shop page – it may just be a mock…
  • th #54 April 26, 2013
    new issue of “talking heads” magazine now out, almost! – no.54, a medical theme issue – contains 13 pages of…
  • “revolution” jigsaw puzzle April 25, 2013
    only 50 made – mostly for sale at my “girls war” exhibition – but akatako will have 15 of them…
  • 少女ロイド April 21, 2013
    went to see “girldroid : girl’s fiction” at jimbocho gallery a couple of days ago – a joint photo exhibition…
  • 女の子戦争 post card April 19, 2013
  • onnanoko sensou update April 16, 2013
    the exhibition is at bunkamura gallery in shibuya 15 to 26 may – a book signing “event” on the 18th…
  • pinxit April 13, 2013
    the first mark ryden book i’ve bought since… um, well, perhaps this is the first mark ryden book i’ve actually…
  • graham ovenden continued… April 9, 2013
    another post to help redress the balance of graham ovenden images on the internet – a few “exclusives” here, including…
  • “pervert!” April 5, 2013
    “Be careful of ‘googling’ this guy’s work, or you might find yourself charged with viewing child pornography.” “Dirty old creep.…
  • gamekat April 2, 2013
    reviewers have more “issues” than they claim this game has – in fact it’s been largely snubbed, held beneath contempt,…
  • music : march 2013 March 31, 2013
    lonesome wyatt and the holy spooks – ghost ballads jerusalem in my heart – mo7it al-mo7it gary schyman – bioshock…
  • recent reading March 21, 2013
    my kindle playlist: peter cave’s chopper – loved (i read as a kid) nick blinko’s primal screamer – interesting idea…
  • tomb raider March 15, 2013
    tomb raider / the descent / apocalypse now i’m a big tomb raider fan so a little apprehensive about being…
  • kooleido March 1, 2013
  • music : february 2013 February 28, 2013
    gucci mane – trap god 2 the legendary pink dots – chemical playschool 15 kenji kawai – apocalypse, deuxième guerre…
  • atsushi tani – ambivalence February 27, 2013
    A5 book of photos by atsushi tani (or “a sushi tank” as my spellchecker seems to prefer) published by atelier…
  • alice at bunkamura February 24, 2013
    i have two new paintings in this “alice” group show, curated by span art gallery, starting this friday at bunkamura…
  • 女の子戦争 (girls war) exhibition February 24, 2013
    exhibition dates! 15 ~ 26 may 2013 – bunkamura gallery book signing (that i’m dreading already!) 18 may
  • tb sketchbook February 20, 2013
    forthcoming from timeless books – eventually! – possibly! – a compilation of my “sketchbook” rubbish – basically in fact doodles…
  • buy timeless books! February 20, 2013
    more new books from timeless documenting the outer fringes of graphic art aleksandra waliszewska: brown teardrops – disturbed naive paintings…
  • omega algea February 7, 2013
    went to the skull theme exhibition at omega algea – a bookshop/cafe with adjoining gallery space – favorite was inevitably…
  • who is chayanee thaweejit??? February 6, 2013
    for no particular rational reason (other than boredom) i decided to make (or park) a twitter account! – and i…
  • music : january 2013 January 31, 2013
    igorrr – hallelujah steven wilson – the raven that refused to sing the tiger lillies – either or pantha du…
  • what is “girls war”? (ii) January 30, 2013
    “what is your concept?”, the gallery showing the work asks – of course in response to this i am expected…
  • gamekat January 6, 2013
    hitman absolution stealth games: hate ’em : ) – hiding and waiting is scarcely a fun gameplay mechanic imho -…
  • minori / shironuri January 2, 2013
    just for the hell of it – i don’t often succumb to this trendy tumblr reblogging type thing – but…
  • happy new year! January 1, 2013
  • music : december 2012 December 31, 2012
    dvar – deii (part i and ii) cut hands – black mamba plan b – ill manors brian tyler -…
  • murakami ego December 17, 2012
    you only really need one big murakami book/catalogue – (especially for me when buying one book means i have to…
  • “what is “girls war”?” December 13, 2012
    actually it’s “女の子戦争” (onnanoko sensou) – which is an urbangarde song title – which translates to “girls war” – which…
  • alice in the land of illusions December 12, 2012
    i have two paintings (“through the looking glass” and “impotent”) in this group exhibition at span art gallery starting today…
  • asaji muroi / shintaro kago December 12, 2012
    two new books from timeless – BIG A3 format and printed on heavy weight “paper” (post card weight) – 32…
  • education pendant December 4, 2012
    [paraphrasing the akatako blurb] akatako’s first piece of trevor brown jewelry is available for pre-order now! – due to arrive…
  • kira imai gekkou shoujo December 4, 2012
    just come out – i could be wrong but i believe this is the first bone-fide book collection of kira…
  • music : november 2012 November 30, 2012
    syndromeda – the rise of the darkness murcof – la sangre iluminada andy stott – luxury problems akphaezya – anthology…
  • cool story bro November 25, 2012
    my two year old kindle still getting plenty of usage – tho still almost solely for manga scanlations (“dorohedoro” at…
  • tea with tama November 21, 2012
    went to tama’s exhibition at vanilla gallery yesterday – “lost garden” – there’s a new book to coincide – i…
  • gamekat November 17, 2012
    zombies courtesy of zombie island of dr ned, call of duty black ops 2 and resident evil 6 – none…
  • medical fun November 11, 2012
    a new edition of my “medical fun” book (from 2001) is coming out the end of this month – it’s…
  • music : october 2012 October 31, 2012
    lonesome wyatt and the holy spooks – heartsick tiger lillies – rime of the ancient mariner (and hamlet and here…
  • oh takato, thou art morbid October 18, 2012
    resurrection 2011 went to the new “necrophantasmagoria” takato yamamoto exhibition and picked up his new book warm off the press…
  • detective gamecat October 11, 2012
    l.a. noire wasn’t too interested before but it’s very cheap now, under $20 new, even included the pre-order dlc -…
  • happy birthday gea!!! October 9, 2012
    this “crass animation” was made as a birthday present for me me me – tho my birthday was 10th august…
  • our lady of raspberries October 6, 2012
    as i said before, i really didn’t like my own painting, so i think this reinterpretation is actually better than…
  • chris ware magnum opus October 6, 2012
    “building stories” arrived today – not the easiest book to read in bed! – however you look at it, it…
  • music : september 2012 September 30, 2012
    nedry – in a dim light profanum – musaeum esotericum wax tailor – dusty rainbow from the dark tangerine dream…
  • fix-me-doll September 16, 2012
    toy box – an empty one – the paintings, at least, now probably appearing in a planned reprint of “medical…
  • …and we don’t care! (2) September 3, 2012
    more uk bureaucratic idiocy (actually related to this bullshit) i sent a valuable and irreplaceable document (it even has that…
  • music : august 2012 August 31, 2012
    uakti – blindness ost archive – with us until you’re dead jesper kyd – darksiders 2 ost gucci mane -…
  • gamecat (worst) game of the year August 28, 2012
    some pretty bridges: darksiders 2 as a warm-up i thought i’d finally play my hoarded and almost forgotten copy of…
  • which dreamed it giclee August 28, 2012
    after several delays, the most embarrassing of which being me managing to sign prints upside-down (!), the “which dreamed it?”…
  • yaso : stuffed animals August 25, 2012
    mrs trevor brown, aka hippie coco, in and on the new issue of yaso! – out now! – chock full…
  • dollified August 25, 2012
    in her own words: “…I recently had a photoshoot with my friend Gary Crozier who is a pretty good photographer.…
  • happy birthday happy birthday August 14, 2012
    there’s an inherent snag in telling both your parents and your sister what you want for your birthday – the…
  • tb vs barclays bank August 8, 2012
    altho resident in japan i still keep my old uk bank account at barclays – tho i’m seriously of the…
  • gamecat August 6, 2012
    brave : the video game i needed an undemanding and genial intermission from all the big boy mass murder games…
  • music : july 2012 July 31, 2012
    kokusyoku sumire – sumire poetry book archive – wiped out / violently ep allie baby / drum squad – study…
  • comix ‘n’ crime July 23, 2012
    jason’s “athos in america”, tardi’s “new york mon amour”, sacco’s “journalism” – all excellent “the bus stop killer” currently reading…
  • i is best blogger! July 21, 2012
    die haterz!
  • underground illustration’s vol.02 July 13, 2012
    out now! – another artism compilation of “underground” artists with a gurokawaii inclination – my favorites this time (besides of…
  • homage to “another” July 1, 2012
    another, the novel, the manga, the tv anime, the movie… and now the doll/art exhibition – which includes two trevor…
  • music : june 2012 June 30, 2012
    gucci mane – [in excess] papercut – papercut zeebee – be my sailor stoupe the enemy of mankind – [everything]…
  • gamecat : weathered logos a-gogo 2 June 20, 2012
    metro 2033 “awesome”! – highly immersive apoca-steampunk(?) laced with joyful miserablism the russians (and east europeans) excel at – don’t…
  • look up your facts luv June 18, 2012
    and in related news: manga “nerd”/translator simon lundstrom (last mentioned here) has been acquitted of child pornography charges in a…
  • morton bartlett June 13, 2012
    catalogue for an exhibition in berlin currently When Morton Bartlett died at the age of eighty-three his relatives found fifteen…
  • th art series June 8, 2012
    miracle by mari shimizu and melting by makiko sugawa – link
  • comix fix June 6, 2012
    of course i’ve read “ed the happy clown” a few times over already but not for a couple of decades…
  • gamekat goes third person shooting June 3, 2012
    binary domain let’s be the only review of this anywhere that doesn’t mention bladerunner and gears of war…oops, fail! -…
  • music : may 2012 May 31, 2012
    health – max payne 3 ost kärtsy hatakka and kimmo kajasto – max payne 2 ost db soundtracks – the…
  • curated by May 30, 2012
    a series of hand silkscreened zines from re:surgo! (a “reboot” of the silkscreen division of bongout gallery in berlin) -…
  • トレヴィルの美術書 1985-2012 May 29, 2012
    history of treville art books exhibition at the kinokuniya bookstore gallery in shinjuku, june 6 to 12 – includes just…
  • penis pixie May 23, 2012
    as threatened, penis pixie by pixiworth! (see previous post) – in fact the artist now going by the name “rotikmist…
  • new reading matter May 23, 2012
    just started, only read a couple of dozen pages… – the writer bizarrely obsessed with totally inconsequential “coincidences” – right…
  • susan lawly May 20, 2012
    a nice looking white whip tat in my email box – and – a proposed (by akatako) tb x kinbaku…
  • début vol 02: what’s your favorite spot? May 16, 2012
    an “interview” for a south korean publication (so i guess it’ll be translated to korean) – a compilation of a…
  • more plastic May 12, 2012
  • at last, the official trevor brown facebook page! May 10, 2012
    here!!! – run by katie/akatako (with my support and interference)
  • trevor brown vs trevor brown impostor May 8, 2012
    Note: If you can’t view the profile (timeline) you’re trying to report, ask a friend to file a report for…
  • recent reading May 5, 2012
    ploughed thru many manga scanlations but few worthy of note – “boys on the run” by kengo hanazawa much loved…
  • underground illustrations 02 May 3, 2012
    a new issue of this book/magazine (which is it?) has just been announced from artism, publishers and organizers of the…
  • gamekat – some houses May 2, 2012
    silent hill : downpour it’s quite low key – which is not the same as mediocre – ‘cept for today’s…
  • horsey May 1, 2012
    a little bit of a backlog of things to blog about (as i didn’t want to disrupt the toy box…
  • upskirt voyeur April 30, 2012
    “the sexy world of japanese girls”???, urgh!, what a tacky title – i’m certain kenichi murata didn’t come up with…
  • music : april 2012 April 30, 2012
    peter hammill – consequences clubroot – iii – mmxii high tone meets brain damage – high damage chinese man -…
  • lid closed on the toy box April 28, 2012
    final score: sold 12 unsold 8 – the unsold, if anyone interested, being: brains, butch, lora larva, love bombs, mister…
  • toy box pix April 23, 2012
    span gallery have uploaded a set of their snaps on their facebook i’ve uploaded a set of my snaps on…
  • toy box poster and post card set April 19, 2012
    more pix here
  • tb x hippie coco toy box exhibition tomorrow! April 16, 2012
    i guess i’ll go …if you want to come and poke me to see if i’m real – my wife’s…
  • susie says April 5, 2012
    Certain people who are sensitive to such things can see that toys and dolls have little souls in them. They…
  • music : march 2012 March 31, 2012
    kap bambino – devotion mariee sioux – gift for the end astra – the black chord ilya monosov – sailor…
  • pixiworth March 29, 2012
    i think this is easily one of the best “tb tribute”s ever?! – and strangely the artist seemed reluctant to…
  • gamekat : no “easy” setting? March 20, 2012
    zen moments: arriving at sanctuary fortress, metroid prime 2 / roger dean-esque sky islands of blades of time / embarking…
  • sharing art question March 18, 2012
    Hello! Help me with my homework? If you can’t remember me, I’m [ – – – – – – ]…
  • my first puzzle March 17, 2012
    after all the umming and ahhing (see this post) i finally got 50 teddy bear operation jigsaw puzzles made -…
  • トレヴァー・ブラウン展 「TOY BOX」 March 3, 2012
    2012年 4月 17日(火) ~ 4月 28日(土) span art gallery 東京都中央区銀座2-2-18 西欧ビル1F tel.03-5524-3060 sunday morning wet and cold-ish out for a walk…
  • new reading matter March 3, 2012
    shinjuku kinokuniya foreign floor have rearranged their shelves – and introduced the foreign bookstore comfy chairs thing (personally i don’t…
  • music : february 2012 February 28, 2012
    die antwoord – ten$ion michael mccann – deus ex : human revolution ost princess chelsea – lil’ golden book jim…
  • gamekat February 25, 2012
    fragile dreams unlike so many phony artists who ridiculously proclaim their vapid work is “exploring the human condition”, this low…
  • bum in yer face February 22, 2012
    yep, it seems the plague of red mutant eyes is still spreading insidiously – tattoos by mike oliver of dead…
  • more plastic crap February 3, 2012
  • ジョン・サンテリネロス February 1, 2012
    went to see an exhibition of john santerineross at the jimbocho gallery in, err, jimbocho, a couple of stops along…
  • music : january 2012 January 31, 2012
    leonard cohen – old ideas jason edwards – ouest / doldrums kap bambino – resistance alpha / rise archive -…
  • teddy bear operation, the puzzle January 26, 2012
    a one-off puzzle made with my “toy box” exhibition in mind (this april) – after placing my order it took…
  • bewitched January 19, 2012
    tb in 3d continued – in regard to the miserable lack of trevor brown vinyl figures / dolls, this was…
  • tb x sm January 10, 2012
    cover of the new edition of suehiro maruo’s “ddt” manga – with a familiar looking doll bottom right : )…
  • gamecat arachnomania January 3, 2012
    uncharted 3 a must buy – “action adventure” at it’s blockbuster finest – graphics are exceptional – equally the dialogue…
  • happy new year! January 1, 2012
  • new/recent reading matter December 31, 2011
    art spiegelman – meta maus everything you wanted to know and more behind maus comics journal 301 a book amazon…
  • music : december 2011 December 31, 2011
    matt elliott – the broken man emilie simon – franky knight j ralph – the cove / lucky number slevin…
  • new giclée December 30, 2011
    from virtu art gallery – here! – an edition of 25 – they’ll start shipping in february – price probably…
  • gamekat kittlings korner December 9, 2011
    scintillating stuff? ratchet and clank : all 4 one drowning in the depths of gaming goodness yet i’m playing THIS,…
  • unicorns in the box December 7, 2011
    A4 portfolio catalogue of the girl fantasy exhibition now drawing to a close at span art gallery – photos from…
  • by popular demand December 1, 2011
    seppuku poster! – this-is-what-you-want-this-is-what-you-get, as snotty mr lydon would say – grab it now from akatako – also, for your…
  • music : november 2011 November 30, 2011
    sopor aeternus and the ensemble of shadows – children of the corn david lynch – crazy clown time kanka -…
  • timeless books nov 2011 collection November 26, 2011
    my black and white book DOES look splendid – maybe the first trevor brown book i’ve been 100% happy with…
  • out now! November 20, 2011
    i’ll update this post with pix when i receive my own copy – i’m assured it looks fantastic – buy…
  • jackie and denise chapwoman November 18, 2011
    amazon.jp started screwing me over yet again with their fake pre-orders and “we have learned that there has been a…
  • bare essentials November 11, 2011
    out now, the best of nude magazine 2003-2011 – i don’t have it and haven’t seen it but it looks…
  • gamekat : never mind the hype November 6, 2011
    rage yeah! rage! grrrgrrrr! – asking for it? – another game all the little infants have communally decided to hate…
  • dead dead dead November 3, 2011
    fab new “hopital brut” from le dernier cri celebrating the mexican day of the dead – which is today! (or…
  • a “very suspicious” letter November 3, 2011
    things are pretty dead nowadays – no one says anything about anything here at the baby art blog (even a…
  • girl fantasy exhibition November 2, 2011
    span art gallery 23 november to 10 december, 2011 (closed sundays) live event with kokusyoku sumire 26 november – 2000…
  • la révolution triste November 1, 2011
    paintings of les petites filles par loulou picasso – big 30x40cm 32 page book printed on heavyweight stock in two…
  • b/w book pre-order! November 1, 2011
    here! “first come first served” – a book teaser also here – incidentally, it wasn’t actually intended for my sublime…
  • music : october 2011 October 31, 2011
    tiger lillies (& nan goldin) – ballad of sexual dependency emika – emika klātu – mutual nero – welcome reality…
  • nurse #95 to #97 October 29, 2011
  • ストレングス October 27, 2011
  • strange little girl v October 25, 2011
    this is shavonne again – my “stalker” in the uk (yeah, right, i should be so lucky) – sending me…
  • new reading matter October 24, 2011
    to varying degrees, a sketchbook, a notebook, a scrapbook, a travel guidebook and a comicbook – reminds me a bit…
  • you died (a gamekat post) October 14, 2011
    [no pic! – baby art is broken? – pictures aren’t loading properly…] spelunky finally available in mac flavour! – also…
  • (waiting for my) comix fix October 1, 2011
    comics journal 301 including 200 pages of crumb (interview/discussion), the other 400 pages a bonus extra – been waiting two…
  • music : september 2011 September 30, 2011
    steven wilson – grace for drowning darren korb – bastion ost plaid – scintilli gary numan – dead son rising…
  • new reading matter September 29, 2011
    fat book of essays on yba and pop artists (and a bit on the clash for some reason) by gordon…
  • doll & body in 2010s September 25, 2011
    i’ve not been to a bookshop for three months (due to my summer hibernation) – kinda excited to see what’s…
  • gamecat gets brutal September 23, 2011
    dead island excessively/disturbingly gory – so, as mrs brown probably wouldn’t approve of it, this is something i just play…
  • no kill no thrill September 19, 2011
    starts off well with self professed “sexist slob” leonard lake expounding on his philosophy – a monologue for the benefit…
  • tb black and white September 14, 2011
    forthcoming from timeless editions, a new compilation book of trevor brown black and white work! – a completely different collection…
  • tb tats September 14, 2011
    “please excuse the hairy nipples” he says but this is an unusually healthy looking body for a trevor brown tattoo…
  • alice kowai poster! September 7, 2011
    back from the printers today and look great – A2 size (42 x 59.4cm) and limited to just 50 signed…
  • music : august 2011 August 31, 2011
    cut hands – afro noise i kultur shock – ministry of kultur om – pilgrimage the birthday massacre – imaginary…
  • game cat August 22, 2011
    okami an indifferent canine fighting evil armed with a string of beads and a snotty bug boy (looks more like…
  • art cops August 22, 2011
    a photograph by jan saudek withdrawn from the ballarat international foto biennale festival due to a complaint by some woman…
  • tiger, tiger : a memoir : a review August 15, 2011
    sold as a gut-wrenching account of how paedophiles manipulate their way into the lives of children but actually reads as…
  • uk riots August 11, 2011
    i used to go back to england each summer to avoid the unbearable heat and humidity here in tokyo -…
  • yet another dick in yet another “bruised madonna” rip off August 8, 2011
    PURCHASED IN JAPAN , SO A SUPER RARE FIND ,GET INVOLVED ! FULL PRINT T-SHIRT FEATURING BRUISED MADONNA PRINT DESIGNED…
  • music : july 2011 July 31, 2011
    bryan ferry – olympia cockney rebel – the psychomodo alaska in winter – suicide prevention hotline pyramids of mu -…
  • sincerity can leave bigger marks July 26, 2011
    an art project/installation by ramilla souza in brazil – each envelope containing a confessional phrase related to her life (childhood/sexuality/abuse),…
  • finalised in pencil : a tb update July 22, 2011
    forget what i’ve said before – my “toy box” exhibition now scheduled to be held at span art gallery, 16…
  • bring back the death penalty July 16, 2011
    stephen freeman and fellow ex-pie members in the uk, charged with making “vile” drawings (mentioned here a little while back),…
  • banana chips July 15, 2011
    prostitots fashion :-) website
  • eva : eloge de ma fille July 11, 2011
    amazon: christopher says: Why is it legal to advertise and buy this book in the United States when it contains…
  • gamekat does some jumping July 3, 2011
    alice : madness returns this has been receiving appallingly undue bad reviews – game sites clearly competing with each other…
  • hearthead July 2, 2011
    see also: foetushead penishead patrick woodroffe – the subconscious inspiration – it was a favourite painting when i was young…
  • music : june 2011 June 30, 2011
    babyart moved to a new server a week or so ago – which meant the blog comments captcha thingy was…
  • foetus in head June 24, 2011
    this image (once again) currently doing the rounds on tumblr racking up a thousand “notes” (likes and reblogs) within a…
  • spacechem (a game cat tidbit) June 20, 2011
    mindf★ckingly complex pc/mac puzzle game – no user-friendly gentle learning curve – after a few gingerly baby steps, dipping your…
  • aka tako net June 13, 2011
  • the game kat June 11, 2011
    prince of persia : two thrones after playing a third of this i restarted because i figured i must be…
  • eropon June 1, 2011
    went to kenichi murata’s exhibition in jimbocho – and bought some “eropon” figures in akihabara there were (i think) three…
  • thomas ott May 31, 2011
    collects together his previous books: “dead end”, “greetings from hellville” and “tales of error” – less a few illustrations -…
  • music : may 2011 May 31, 2011
    sopor aeternus & the ensemble of shadows – have you seen this ghost? aperture science psychoacoustics laboratory – portal 2:…
  • control over nature May 27, 2011
    erm, is it an amon tobin cd with a free tessa farmer picture book or a tessa farmer art catalogue…
  • paying for it May 26, 2011
    [sans-dustwrapper pic – a nicer cover imo] a very welcome return to (self-effacing and shameless) auto-biographical comix for chester brown…
  • the crime of drawing pictures May 25, 2011
    five men in the uk convicted of making and/or possessing “vile” drawings – the first charges under the “coroners and…
  • game kat : disastrous edition May 14, 2011
    rango short but sweet kiddie fodder but i’m into stuff like this – a few surreal levels make it quite…
  • stolen art for sale : unexpected epilogue! May 5, 2011
    I will return your works “Trevor Brown 1984-1993”. Please return your address to my e-mail address I am still sick…
  • music : april 2011 April 30, 2011
    blonde redhead – penny sparkle agnes obel – philharmonics watcha clan – radio babel missy elliott – [self compiled best…
  • comix fix April 25, 2011
    new comix, yay! – king of the flies mentioned before, this is volume two – another jacques tardi book -…
  • weathered logos a-gogo April 24, 2011
    the game cat’s fps special bang bang you’re dead! – yay, the mindless fun of first person shooters – staple…
  • toy box April 12, 2011
    made some preliminary plans for my next exhibition – this’ll be the “cute” painting series for the wishful-thinking babies board…
  • japan now April 1, 2011
    no one is permitted to: sit under cherry blossom trees be happy appear happy smile laugh dance have fun enjoy…
  • music : march 2011 March 31, 2011
    iamx – volatile times antic clay – hilarious death blues nino rota – the godfather [trilogy] parenthetical girls – privilege…
  • symptomatologic refraction March 31, 2011
    another rare autonomous little article on my work – by luiza samanda turrini for the italian contemporary art site lobodilattice…
  • game kat (yet more old school) March 28, 2011
    metroid prime 3 corruption hailed by gamenerds as the greatest dope ever – so i had to check it out…
  • nihon kinbaku shashinshi March 25, 2011
    before he became an ethically-conscious vegan and animal rights activist advocating a “cruelty free life”, masami akita (best known for…
  • un regard moderne March 15, 2011
    this is a 200 page catalogue that came out to coincide with a retrospective exhibition in 2005 – not sure…
  • apocalypse now March 11, 2011
    scary!!! – but i’m okay – tho even now, over an hour later, things are still wobbling with wave after…
  • game kat February 28, 2011
    zelda : twilight princess well, you certainly get a lot of game for your money – this took very nearly…
  • music : february 2011 February 28, 2011
    julie christmas – the bad wife just a top one this month – everything else pales into insignificance
  • a travers le miroir February 26, 2011
    alice by lostfish! – this is a big 200 page book profusely and beautifully illustrated – and, as a secret…
  • don’t panic… February 21, 2011
    the baby art website currently being reconstructed (…slowly i suspect) – a more simple streamlined stripped down version planned -…
  • timeless editions February 17, 2011
    a bumper package of goodness from timeless – uniform 165 x 245mm format and very nicely printed hardbacks – and…
  • music : january 2011 January 31, 2011
    a hawk and a hacksaw – cervantine amplifier – the octopus coki – urban ethics story of isaac – in…
  • assorted shopping January 28, 2011
    urgh, not another daikichi amano post on the baby art blog? – but this is it – the (ethically immoral)…
  • murakami versailles January 26, 2011
    a delightful juxtaposition – inevitably controversial – altho perhaps somewhat calculated and boring as jeff koons had already brought his…
  • new reading matter January 22, 2011
    weighty book by “convicted paedophile” tom o’carroll re michael jackson’s proclivities with little boys – needless t’say it was withdrawn…
  • kinbaku bunny January 20, 2011
    bought at the kinbaku strap exhibition at kaiju blue – several different designs available – already i want to go…
  • the game kat January 14, 2011
    just one game review in this installment two worlds ii this game is full of assholes – and i’m not…
  • [ advertisement ] January 11, 2011
    logotype design by trevor brown TIMELESS : “GEHENN” 16 x 24 cm – 144 pages – hardcover Evil images by…
  • stolen “art” for sale January 6, 2011
    back in the early nineties some japanese guy wanted to make the first trevor brown book – altho doubtful, i…
  • happy new year! January 1, 2011
    okay children, a quick new year briefing/recap re trevor brown things: i) my latest book trevor brown’s alice and assorted…
  • music : december 2010 December 31, 2010
    sopor aeternus and the ensemble of shadows – a strange thing 2 say scientist launches dubstep into outer space sons…
  • lidocaine ★ drop December 23, 2010
    book three from tama – i’m a sucker for her cute and cruel little girls : ) related posts: book…
  • baby art December 19, 2010
    ugly things from mrs brown’s collection – she’ll probably kill me (again) when she finds out – but she’s out…
  • coming soon! a trevor brown giclée! shock! December 14, 2010
    the tb giclée print history: circa 1999 the merry karnowsky gallery did giclées of “yinyang” (from my alphabet) and “machine…
  • random ramble December 11, 2010
    i’m a little enamoured with the instagram iphone/pod app – basically a set of polaroid-esque photo filters that makes shitty…
  • asiatroma : hopital brut special japan December 10, 2010
    on the sixth day le dernier cri created asiatroma – and saw that it was good – and on the…
  • sl cosmetics by sticky kiss December 7, 2010
    second life marketplace / flickr related posts: the hotel dare presents… superabundance of stickiness
  • the game kat December 5, 2010
    recent retinal recreation: castlevania : lords of shadow you play the customary ape with seventies heavy metal haircut, five day…
  • comix fix overdose December 3, 2010
    le dernier cri day five (the penultimate) – despite all this excessive promotion, i’m not on the ldc payroll! -…
  • pop tarts and pig fetuses December 2, 2010
    “johnny 23” – le dernier cri going mainstream?! – at least this is one of their few publications that might…
  • yann taillefer – ito December 1, 2010
    le dernier cri part iii another 30×40 book – conjoined at the spine and interspersed with an A4 book -…
  • music : november 2010 November 30, 2010
    a mound of sounds this month – i’ve discovered the joys of “digital cumbia” and “gothic americana” : ) chancha…
  • bigger better badder November 27, 2010
    a “manga” by pakito bolino, head honcho of le dernier cri, tho this is published by l’association – and it’s…
  • ken-ichi murata – naked princess November 25, 2010
    [..le dernier cri delights to be continued anon…] today, ken-ichi murata’s third monograph arrived from amazon usa – i think…
  • fredox – kawaii 731 November 24, 2010
    le dernier cri invaded japon – and i managed to sleep thru it all – au moins je suis réveillé…
  • manga mutt November 18, 2010
    the kindle has mostly been supplying my manga/comix fix over the past couple of months – but here’s one obligatory…
  • kegadoru November 17, 2010
    this book came out a few years ago – a more sanitized cosplay idol type take on bandage fetishism -…
  • mummy fetish news November 16, 2010
    volume one it says with amusing confidence on the cover
  • daikichi amano (ii) November 15, 2010
    i checked out his exhibition at vanilla gallery today – their first and maybe only customer?!? – i christened the…
  • the joys of watching paint dry November 11, 2010
    ^ ye olde faithfuls i’ve been using these “quick dry” oil paints for ten years, since abandoning airbrushing – for…
  • code:erotica @ bunkamura November 7, 2010
    i have one work in this group show – the same pink nurse painting that was at this previous exhibition…
  • takena nagao – chainsaw maid November 2, 2010
    my favourite youtube clip (almost three million views!) now out on dvd! – a mere ten minutes long – then…
  • music : october 2010 October 31, 2010
    orbs – asleep next to science legendary pink dots – seconds late for the brighton line evelyn evelyn – evelyn…
  • rotten apple October 21, 2010
    i’ve spent the past few days reluctantly moving up from mac os x 10.4 tiger to mac os x 10.5…
  • what shall we give trevor? October 21, 2010
    present from agnès giard and nicolas pierroz who came to visit the other day present from an unknown girl in…
  • i never could get the hang of thursdays October 21, 2010
    rediscovered and re-reading the hitchhikers guide to the galaxy – on the kindle, appropriately enough for a book about an…
  • what’s going on? October 15, 2010
    as one or two of you may have noticed lately, the baby art blog has been down and the web…
  • coffin of a chimera October 14, 2010
    went to the exhibition of takato yamamoto at shinjuku kinokuniya for his 6th monograph: “coffin of a chimera” – he…
  • game cat (and bonus brick blog) October 4, 2010
  • music : september 2010 September 30, 2010
    high tone – out back deftones – diamond eyes dead brothers – 5th sin-phonie the scarring party – loosing teeth…
  • kinbaku strap September 17, 2010
    these phone straps have been around quite a while – but i’ve only just got (or been able to get)…
  • you are number six September 13, 2010
    This letter is important and requires immediate action Dear MR BROWN, We do not appear to have received your response…
  • kdx : the postscript September 7, 2010
    well, my new toy arrived two full weeks ahead of the original estimated delivery date – maybe a deliberate amazon…
  • karen hsiao September 5, 2010
    her book in the post today – a rubber duck and a bathtub used to explore the human condition -…
  • sick of summer! September 1, 2010
    if we have just a week of nice weather in the uk it’s called “a heatwave” – here in tokyo…
  • music : august 2010 August 31, 2010
    venetian snares – my so-called life ali project – la vita romantica les fragments de la nuit – musique du…
  • kindle 3 August 26, 2010
    should i buy one? – altho few books i buy are out in kindle format, it does seem to me…
  • 1970 and all that, back again August 24, 2010
    yeah, volume one of the complete richard allen was much enjoyed – definitely something i’ll want to re-read – “skinhead”…
  • the gamekat chronicles continue August 20, 2010
    batman : arkham asylum average, nothing more – didn’t float my boat – i really don’t like stealth games (i’ve…
  • dolores haze August 18, 2010
    i stumbled upon this cleverly subtle image a little while ago – of course the actual book has the mouth…
  • new reading matter August 17, 2010
    another usa vs uk crime book post – in the blue corner we have an undersized hippie loony spouting “i…
  • new reading matter August 2, 2010
    a couple of “a novel”s on the “vintage crime / black lizard” imprint – the david peace one looks quite…
  • strange little girls iii and iv August 1, 2010
    miss li’l sticky kiss’s evil scheme to surreptitiously take over the world with an army of copies of herself -…
  • music : july 2010 July 31, 2010
    zbigniew preisner – bleu max richter – infra cloud cult – light chasers skream – outside the box
  • 1970 and all that July 27, 2010
    nostalgia! – any brits my age will have fond memories of richard allen and these “new english library” books passed…
  • マジカル・ミステリアス・マッシュルーム・ツアー July 25, 2010
    magical mysterious mushroom tour 飯沢耕太郎 東京キララ社 (A5) 2010年7月 1,680円 (税込) きのこ文学研究家である著者が蒐集した「きのこ絵本」「きのこグッズ」「きのこ小説」、貴重なきのこの図版など多数収録。古今東西のカルチャー・シーンからきのこを探し出す、目で楽しむ「きのこ狩りツアー」。
  • trevor brown??? July 18, 2010
    how come there are no photos of you, anywhere? so mysterious! okay, just for fun what does trevor brown look…
  • garage July 11, 2010
    unearthed this while digging out an old tomb raider game to replay – a game directed by tomomi sakuba which…
  • the game kat June 30, 2010
    prince of persia : forgotten sands i’m easily appeased by red life orbs, smashing vases, rotating cranks (but, what, no…
  • music : june 2010 June 30, 2010
    front line assembly – improvised electronic device the pineapple thief – someone here is missing carptree – insekt virus syndicate…
  • new alice posters June 19, 2010
    two new designs produced by span art gallery – B2 size (51.5 × 72.8 cm) – signed – i guess…
  • swastikawaii June 15, 2010
    a tribute to “nazis are sexy” (via mark ryden’s “little boy blue”?) i cant even begin to say how many…
  • adventures in trevor’s mouth June 13, 2010
    i went to have a troublesome wisdom tooth surgically extracted a couple of days ago – altho i have a…
  • comix fix June 12, 2010
    the first in a trilogy of albums – a series of seemingly disparate short episodes which intricately weave together to…
  • street art June 10, 2010
    by zadan – found on tumbler “poster on a telephone pole” – found here the first trevor brown “exhibition” in…
  • nurse susie iii June 6, 2010
    after wearing the same dirty old polkadot dress for 38 years, another susie has found herself a cute brand new…
  • 私の劇場2010 (my theater 2010) June 2, 2010
    i have the painting below on show at this group exhibition at span art gallery 22 june to 03 july…
  • music : may 2010 May 31, 2010
    (two top fours this month!) dvar – el mariil david stanton – the misadventures of pb winterbottom ost nurse with…
  • trevor brown, post-humanism and free immorality May 28, 2010
    a feature on me written entirely autonomously – as far as i know i’ve had no contact with the writer,…
  • tb dot game hero May 20, 2010
    more game kat ruminations for you… ratchet and clank : tools of destruction / quest for booty / a crack…
  • comix fix (yet again) May 17, 2010
    under these unappealing (or at least unassuming and easily overlookable) covers is an award-winning graphic novel – and in this…
  • comix fix May 13, 2010
    i was actually in the bookstore looking to see if the new issue of nihei’s biomega was out yet -…
  • who’d be a publisher? May 13, 2010
    my flighty dream of “baby art books” has been brought down to earth – as mentioned, almost all manufacturers of…
  • underground illustration’s May 12, 2010
    out now! – a full colour one-off (?) “mook” from artism – two full pages devoted to each artist -…
  • comix fix May 7, 2010
    a bunch of indie comix – yup, more tales of losers, misfits and neurotics – ‘cept, in the case of…
  • comix fix May 3, 2010
    the third (and looks like final) jacques tardi book from fantagraphics – to my short-lived delight, they were intending to…
  • koenji May 1, 2010
    went into my neighbouring town of koenji in the midst of a street performance festival – my favourite was this…
  • music : april 2010 April 30, 2010
    tomáš dvořák – machinarium soundtrack (+ bonus ep) noisia – split the atom alaska in winter – space eagle imam…
  • (m)alice in culture kiosque April 30, 2010
    feature by cb liddell in this arts webzine
  • alice in t h no.42 April 26, 2010
    a four page spread in the new issue of talking heads magazine in japan – a couple of pages re…
  • the game kat April 25, 2010
    love this!
  • ranpo panorama April 22, 2010
    went to the suehiro maruo exhibition at span art gallery – a collection of recent colour illustrations – altho early…
  • trevor brown x hippie coco collaboration April 15, 2010
    my scrappy doodle blueprint below and konomi’s finished doll above s/he’s in need of a name …? related posts/pix: bagsy…
  • alice exhibition – the last day April 12, 2010
    in the end, ten paintings sold – and around 500 books, so forget what i said previously about books not…
  • “…it’s over, i guess – for now?‏…” April 10, 2010
    graham ovenden’s retrial came up this week and was promptly dismissed by the judge(!) – seems that the officers who…
  • underground illustrations April 8, 2010
    slightly surprised to find myself on the cover of the first issue of this magazine forthcoming from artism (publishers of…
  • alice diy pop-up kit April 8, 2010
    i kinda suspect everyone who’s buying the special edition alice book will consider it too precious to cut up -…
  • l’art médical April 7, 2010
    romain slocombe?, trevor brown?, no it’s cheng xiaoyu continuing the lineage – which is cool as romain has given up…
  • alice in bubka April 6, 2010
    a double page spread in the may issue of bubka in japan, out now – article by keroppy maeda -…
  • rabbit in your headlights April 3, 2010
    today was my book-signing ordeal at the gallery – i thought i’d die but it appears i’m still alive -…
  • no comment April 2, 2010
    my crappy old nikon takes an increasingly delight in telling me, after almost every single photo i take, that’s it’s…
  • blanquet gangréne tokyo April 1, 2010
    today went to the stéphane blanquet exhibition, at span art gallery, running (deiberately) simultaneously with my exhibition – we’re both…
  • time of alice March 31, 2010
    no opening party as such but i hung around the gallery all day – occasionally obliging customers with exclusive rubber-stamping…
  • trevor x yuriko alice exhibition tomorrow! March 30, 2010
    today spent setting up the exhibition – ie: standing around giving orders while the bunkamura gallery minions do all the…
  • music : march 2010 March 30, 2010
    brain damage – burning before sunset portugal the man – american ghetto vex’d – cloud seed my own private alaska…
  • book-signing hell part one March 29, 2010
    400 copies of the special edition – still another 400 to go : ( if you get a copy where…
  • “trevor brown’s alice” is out! March 27, 2010
    slightly late but hitting bookstores now – amazon (co.jp) had copies last week before i’d even seen the book -…
  • the cute book (aka pie in the sky?) March 25, 2010
    “alice” is still not even out but i’ve embarked on a new (mini) book project – a series of small,…
  • the tb rubber stamp collection March 24, 2010
    the first one from 1984, the “graphic autopsy” one from 1988, the third from 1997 (all dates approx!) – the…
  • more reading matter March 20, 2010
    they’re dismally few and far between but i guess there are some novels one knows you is gonna totally love…
  • the game kat March 19, 2010
    dante’s inferno: a ten hour romp thru hell – don’t be fooled otherwise, this is a decent game – yeah,…
  • alamode magazine 06 March 19, 2010
    my spread in alamode magazine, out this week, very pleasing with big full page images, bio, extracts from a translated…
  • comix fix March 17, 2010
    i should really wait till i’ve read this before blogging about it – but i’ve still quite a few other…
  • tooth fairy March 16, 2010
    another self-professed “girl on the internet with an unhealthy trevor brown obsession” – this is almost becoming a “meme”? (for…
  • toys March 15, 2010
    found on livejournal – i can’t resist posting homage photos I put this on Deviantart. I’m lucky if a painting…
  • japan to outlaw “loli”? March 14, 2010
    there are proposals to expand the child pornography laws in japan to include “sexual depictions of non-existant characters under 18…
  • alice book update (v) March 10, 2010
    there’s been a change in design re the special edition – the type is now grey, not pink – the…
  • umezz! March 9, 2010
    also picked up on my visit to taco-che yesterday, a new addition to my nurse doll family – this one…
  • ombres chinoises March 8, 2010
    stéphane blanquet in tokyo shortly and facing a hectic schedule of exhibition openings, book-signings and talk-shows – this blog covers…
  • alice posters March 7, 2010
    arrived back from the printers today! – these are actual scans of the posters (wysiwyg!) – colours are strong and…
  • alice posters March 6, 2010
    now available for pre-order from aka tako – $30 each or $50 for the pair (price includes shipping within the…
  • comix fix March 4, 2010
    i’m stockpiling reading matter again – it’s hilarious to read all the criticism of this book bitching that it’s a…
  • bewildered! March 3, 2010
    it’s been pointed out to me that i’m apparently a “participant” in a group exhibition of new upcoming undiscovered artists…
  • comix fix March 3, 2010
    500 plus page graphic novel re jack the ripper – meticulously researched by the esteemed alan moore – spoiler: queen…
  • school choirboy makes good March 2, 2010
    “What would happen if a band took its fans seriously and chose to encourage them to explore… ANYTHING?” psychic tv…
  • red mutant eyes… March 1, 2010
    body credits:- mulqueen (by redrum tattoo again), darren skorepa, tina nicolle and an unknown partygoer? – i know of at…
  • music : february 2010 February 28, 2010
    matt elliott – failing songs popof – [ many ] fukkk offf – love me hate me kiss me kill…
  • pre-orders now open February 25, 2010
    trevor brown is a marvel and a visionary and it is a sacrilege that he has not risen in fame…
  • nurse update February 24, 2010
    no comment : ) this was actually a fiftieth birthday present from my no.1 collector – several months late but…
  • exhibition post card February 24, 2010
    “time of alice” exhibition – trevor brown and yuriko yamayoshi (27 trevor paintings and i think ten yuriko dolls) -…
  • alice book update (iv) February 18, 2010
    design for the book now done – it’s simple and in keeping with previous trevor brown books – i went…
  • shokol et mikanne February 16, 2010
    i was looking for this shoko nakagawa x mika ninagawa photobook last year but never found it (too abnormal for…
  • christopher handley update February 16, 2010
    anyone interested has probably read this news already but i’m obliged to follow up my own slightly ignorant post on…
  • comix fix February 14, 2010
    a labyrinthian megalopolis – viral holocaust – genetic mutation – sinister corporations – zombies – guns – violence – action…
  • alice things update (iii) February 12, 2010
    subject title line changed as yet another week slips past and still nothing has happened re the book the magazine…
  • tb tat February 11, 2010
    “trevor brown piece on roddies throat” [sic] why do throat tattoos always make you think psychopath / prison fodder? (the…
  • unhappy families February 10, 2010
    saw this book at the bookstore import manga section and bought it because it looks so noticeably different (and god…
  • the game kat February 8, 2010
    listen-up nerdy kittlings, the game kat is back to tell you what owns in the world of console gaming -…
  • トレヴァー・ブラウン&山吉由利子展―アリスの時間 February 6, 2010
    http://www.bunkamura.co.jp/gallery/100331alice/index.html
  • god, you are so square February 6, 2010
    as far as i can make out this is a new mexican designer brand making t-shirts of infamous t-shirts -…
  • alice book update (ii) February 5, 2010
    err, very little has happened since my last update two weeks ago – i’ve yet to see a redesign of…
  • music : january 2010 January 31, 2010
    banda ionica – passione / matri mia sicilian brass dirges – beautiful massive attack – heligoland their best work for…
  • the internet still hates me January 24, 2010
    against my better judgement, and because i’m feeling kinda bored with time to waste, i thought i’d sign up to…
  • alice book update (i) January 22, 2010
    we had a book meeting last night – mainly to decide the cover – their (my publisher’s) design proposal was…
  • new reading matter January 18, 2010
    a predictable purchase for those knowing my penchant for seventies nostalgia – [a spate of backwards looking blog entries lately…!]…
  • on this day January 17, 2010
    15th anniversary of the kobe earthquake also the trevor/konomi marriage anniversary – a ridiculous three month bureaucratic paper-chase ordeal that…
  • is trevor brown art misogynistic January 14, 2010
    …and why do you believe it is or isn’t? it’s the tenth anniversary of when i ran that question on…
  • dead girl January 13, 2010
    once again something that’s cropped up in previous blog comments that i feel worthy of a post of it’s own…
  • the raspberries post January 12, 2010
    trevor original (from an idea donated by konomi) – i wasn’t really happy with it – but it seems to…
  • tb alice exhibition dates January 7, 2010
    dates have now been set for my bunkamura exhibition: 31 march (wed) to 11 april (sun), 2010 this is another…
  • fetish tots January 4, 2010
    this has been brought to my attention – and how could i not feature it on the baby art blog?!…
  • the penishead post January 3, 2010
    answers on a post card please! – the pic found on the facebook of artist joel hubaut – and he…
  • trevor brown’s “alice” January 1, 2010
    a quick recap for those who only ever visit this site once a year: the next major trevor brown exhibition…
  • music : december 2009 December 31, 2009
    dvar – madegirah (2009) a jigsaw puzzle of 51 pieces the residents – the ughs! an otherwordly soundtrack (eskimo ii…
  • hans rickheit December 28, 2009
    conclusion of comix month …i think? – i had jacques tardi books on order but had to cancel due to…
  • suehiro maruo – imo-mushi December 27, 2009
    the latest maruo – his art becoming increasingly detailed and stunning – story based on edogawa rampo’s “the caterpillar” -…
  • more comix (and more crap) December 24, 2009
    some sophisticated comix reading – both much acclaimed for their storytelling and their “tintin” art – “exit wounds” (rutu modan)…
  • new reading matter December 19, 2009
    lynda barry most known for her comix i believe – tho i’m not that familiar with them myself – but…
  • godzilla : king of the monsters December 16, 2009
  • taiyo matsumoto – gogo monster December 15, 2009
    object fetishism consumer product comparison report: i think viz have done a pleasing commendable job of reproducing the hardcover japanese…
  • yaso : monster & freaks December 14, 2009
    another year, another issue of the greatest magazine in the world: yaso – i’m a bit slow blogging about this…
  • marc bell December 7, 2009
    an art monograph in all that term invokes: a huge slab of (mocking) self-important austerity and peer group awe-provoking coffee…
  • mari’s mutant mushi December 5, 2009
    i finally managed to face the outside world again yesterday and went to pick up “little me”, as her mum…
  • no December 4, 2009
    a hundred pages of whining (ahem, “rants”) by one boyd rice – on the themes of: lies / equality /…
  • music : november 2009 December 1, 2009
    laura barrett – [everything] sounds like music boxes catapilla – changes sounds like an amalgamation of gong, king crimson and…
  • i hate comix? November 30, 2009
    compilations are always a problem – inevitable you are going to hate some bits but hopefully you’ll find other bits…
  • alice exhibition! November 28, 2009
    my alice exhibition is now being scheduled for mid april next year – a month ahead of when originally envisaged…
  • fantasy = reality ?!? November 28, 2009
    just read this article re human rights groups condemning war games for violating the geneva convention by allowing gamers to…
  • twitter November 26, 2009
    17.43: i’ve got a sore throat 19.01: i had “worms” for dinner (udon) i’m going back to playing borderlands (level…
  • nurse update November 23, 2009
    i bought the anatomy version also, needless t’say – tho i think the the prototype of that one was much…
  • paranoia (trauma) November 17, 2009
    once upon a time there used to be great japanese smutty magazines – 150-200 pages chock-full of colour photos and…
  • trevor brown gives flickr hiccups November 14, 2009
    like any other vain (and/or bored) sod i occasionally put my own name into search engines – this evening i’ve…
  • fxck godaddy (again!) November 12, 2009
    my wife paid no heed to my unpleasant ordeal with these crooks (sympathy stretched as far as “stop whining” as…
  • stéphane blanquet November 9, 2009
    what should we see in your drawings? There’s a little invisible door in every drawing. A door that opens and…
  • gothic : dark glamour November 7, 2009
    grrrr! – this book came out over a year ago and i’ve been struggling to get a copy ever since…
  • private zone November 5, 2009
    i always kinda feel i’ve invaded someone’s secret masturbatory fantasy world when looking at stu mead’s art – this uneasy…
  • new reading matter November 4, 2009
    yay! – long awaited – even after published and ordered, another several week wait for this to plop into my…
  • alice @ span art November 4, 2009
    another group show at span art gallery that i am part of – i think the original idea was to…
  • black November 3, 2009
    more slutty young girls being babyart for halloween reads the note accompanying these forwarded pix – i detect a jealous…
  • comix fix November 2, 2009
    k has been reproaching me for having the mentality of crayon a few times lately – so i thought i’d…
  • music : october 2009 November 1, 2009
    ode to the marionette – uncomfortable situation a diamond amidst the dross this month july – july classic brit psychedelia…
  • mari vs miura October 29, 2009
    went to the doll exhibition of etsuko miura and mari shimizu at parabolica-bis – and, surprise surprise, this time etsuko’s…
  • ego October 27, 2009
    a double page spread in a ukranian magazine called EGO (“we’re a cross between GQ ans Esquire”) – circulation 40,000…
  • not the tate October 24, 2009
    in a hypocritical u-turn the tate removed all graham ovenden images from their web site, supposedly “due to copyright restrictions”…
  • graham ovenden on trial October 22, 2009
    police raided his “gothic mansion” in cornwall, uk, and found 137 indecent images (and “psuedo images”) of children, allegedly in…
  • air pirates October 20, 2009
    scruffy hippies vs stuffy disney
  • metropolis magazine October 17, 2009
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  • tama x tama October 16, 2009
    today spent trotting round galleries in ginza – first stop was span art for the neojapan aestheticism declaration (part i)…
  • metropolis October 15, 2009
    the issue of “metropolis” with me in is out today i believe – this free weekly city-guide type magazine for…
  • nurse dolly update 077…080 October 13, 2009
    this thing eluded me for a year but now found, selling at half the original retail price (and a quarter…
  • comix fix October 11, 2009
    well, i didn’t expect to be seeing this for at least another week or two – but the four year…
  • exploding heads October 9, 2009
    The climatic shift in attitudes toward child abuse […] seemed to have been effectuated less by studied logic, scrupulous research,…
  • julien martinez October 7, 2009
    love these – it’s the glorious antithesis of the customary icky-pritty-frilly (japanese) custom blythes – which i was so eager…
  • neojapan aestheticism declaration (???) October 5, 2009
    exhibition starts today – this painting probably already sold related posts: japonisme – ku
  • komugi-chan October 3, 2009
  • my second wife in reserve October 1, 2009
    he’s still my favorite after all these years …and I’m still parading around like an idiot after all these years…
  • music : september 2009 October 1, 2009
    porcupine tree – the incident yeah, no surprise to see this in the tb top four this month muse -…
  • metropolis – 02 September 29, 2009
    Difficult art reaches its meeting point with its audience via a period of mystification. The audience go through a period…
  • metropolis (remixed) September 27, 2009
    “metropolis”, a japanese free magazine for gaijin tourists is doing a feature on me – hopefully appearing in the next…
  • bongout präsentiert September 17, 2009
    Bongout is proud to announce the solo exhibition of Daikichi Amano. We will also publish Daikichi’s book, which will be…
  • i beat it in ten seconds – u suck at games September 17, 2009
    [redundant post – those who don’t care about games don’t care – those who do care don’t need telling -…
  • komix fix September 13, 2009
    an essential khronicle, katalogue and visual kornukopia of the work of the bitterkomix artists bitterkomix is a south afrikan komikbook…
  • japonisme September 9, 2009
    i have two paintings at this exhibition at span art gallery next month – provisional title was “japonisme: backwards and…
  • comix fix September 4, 2009
    deadpan humour at it’s driest and wryest – jason is most noted lately for “i killed adolf hitler” – but…
  • koons September 3, 2009
    the complete works of jeff koons – up until around 2005 at least – a cumbersomely huge and heavy taschen…
  • music : august 2009 September 1, 2009
    waldeck – ballroom stories electro-swing (trip-hop tinge) – yesterday’s thing? – this gem passed me by clubroot – clubroot somewhere…
  • ryoichi yamazaki August 31, 2009
    nobody e-mailed me today either i dooon’t like milk my little home The children here are patients with a Japanese…
  • resurrection of christ, yet again August 27, 2009
    i’ve been approached by a writer working on a book about controversial album art – “the stories behind the covers,…
  • anatomy kitty August 24, 2009
    no doubt this is being blogged to death everywhere but what the hell – some “awesome” forthcoming vinyl figures from…
  • lover’s gaze August 21, 2009
    a novel new transgressive twist for your paedophillic entertainment – a series of dvds which entail having some kid staring…
  • unsound August 18, 2009
    some twenty year old practically forgotten trevor brown art has just resurfaced on the web – and i’m not too…
  • ambulance accumulation August 15, 2009
    the one on the bottom just received as a birthday present : ) related posts
  • molecular mutation August 13, 2009
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  • superabundance of stickiness August 7, 2009
    “little white flowers will never awaken you” hotel dare present trevor brown : the movie! – an explosive little clip…
  • music : july 2009 August 1, 2009
    return of the micro-reviews by popular demand! marilyn manson – the high end of low [deluxe] a catchy bunch of…
  • comix fix July 30, 2009
    the last of my summer reading book pile unlike the david heatley and ivan brunetti comicbooks i already knew i’d…
  • comix fix July 29, 2009
    david heatley’s “my brain is hanging upside down” – a slightly oversized hardback book (intimating “art!”) – five interconnected “graphic…
  • the tweedles July 25, 2009
  • new reading matter July 22, 2009
    another dribs’n’drabs delivery of the stockpile of books’n’comix ordered to get me through the hot’n’humid tokyo summer – i melt…
  • new reading matter July 22, 2009
    as above, these two books blind grasping at some better-than-nothing reading matter to fulfill my requisite daily word intake quota…
  • comix fix July 19, 2009
    this is a hardbound collection of the first three issues of ivan brunetti’s (award-winning) “schizo”, plus assorted extras – previously…
  • bagsy the gollywog! July 13, 2009
    is “bagsy” in the dictionary? – gotta love these quaint old british(?) words – kids made-up words?! – “dibs” is…
  • depravity in the uk (update) July 10, 2009
    the “dangerous cartoons” bill has now been agreed by the uk house of lords without any discussion – meaning next…
  • engineering red July 9, 2009
  • miss sticky updates! July 4, 2009
    li’l miss sticky kiss has updated her li’l web site – the “fan club” section has been revamped – and…
  • music : june 2009 July 1, 2009
    o.m.f.o. – omnipresence aes dana – leylines lee perry / dubblestandart / ari up – return from planet dub dub…
  • this blog needs more butts June 28, 2009
    art pants for art bums
  • xfuns June 22, 2009
    issue 42 of xfuns in the post which is, primarily, a digital art magazine from taiwan – this is something…
  • eleven sleeping princesses June 22, 2009
    a self-published (?) ken-ichi murata post card set – printed on matt card which loses some detail in the darker…
  • 寺山修司 June 20, 2009
    new-ish book of the photography of shuji terayama
  • rubber duck dub June 18, 2009
    Rubber Duck is the newest collection of works by Karen Hsiao. Brightly lit and highly stylized, each piece features a…
  • betsy mccall June 16, 2009
    the doll is old, the props (gachapon toys) are new, the photography is inept : )
  • the hotel dare presents… June 14, 2009
    a shrine to my work has been built (with permission) on second life – sl as it’s referred to, is…
  • oh superman June 12, 2009
    kiddies on the game forums currently squabbling over whether “prototype > infamous” – of course none of you baby art…
  • scissors June 10, 2009
    by rogner5th
  • music : may 2009 June 1, 2009
    kap bambino – blacklist kokusyoku sumire – gothlolic iko invites – private domain nora keyes – songs to cry by…
  • of no redeeming value May 30, 2009
    new reading matter (incorporating comix fix) chuck palahniuk’s snuff typically reviewed: “…pretentious [?!], badly written and utterly without a single…
  • the united states vs christopher handley May 29, 2009
    while behind closed doors england is currently pushing thru new laws, without any discussion or opposition, criminalising cartoons or any…
  • ku May 24, 2009
    there’s been nothing to blog about lately – nine days since my last entry – so here’s nine images for…
  • comix fix May 15, 2009
    Dear Citizen: You’ve no doubt noticed that the world is a troubled place. People are apathetic, lazy, unmotivated. You’ve probably…
  • in praise of little girls May 14, 2009
    above: pic taken outside the bunkamura gallery in praise of little girls exhibition below: sneaky snap peeping inside the door,…
  • game-nerd May 11, 2009
    my current addiction – the most unforgiving game ever – i’m still only as far as defeating the 1-2 boss…
  • cantankerous kitty commerce co. May 10, 2009
    urbangarde promotional poster for their cd relaunch event on sale at their site! related posts
  • ningyou shashin bunko May 9, 2009
    booklet of the work of doll artist tari nakagawa – a bit slim (56 pages), small (A5) and expensive (2310…
  • baby art blog philately special May 8, 2009
    above: new japanese stamp out today celebrating “the 150th anniversary of the birth of the idea of the red cross”…
  • latest listening May 8, 2009
    i monster – a dense swarm of ancient stars wacky! iamx – kingdom of welcome addiction perfecting the dreaded eighties…
  • strange little girl ii May 6, 2009
    by strange synchronicitous coincidence after the last post, i’ve just stumbled upon these amazing pix on deviant-art by one of…
  • strange little girl May 5, 2009
    pix of another pretty young thing with an unhealthy trevor brown obsession – li’l miss sticky kiss tributes “printed” here…
  • child abuse chic May 1, 2009
  • new reading matter April 28, 2009
    in a nutshell: the k foundation (jimmy cauty and bill drummond) nailed a million quid to a board as art…
  • new reading matter April 28, 2009
    it doesn’t seem to matter what i’m looking for when randomly surfing amazon, sooner or later a margaret atwood novel…
  • comix fix April 28, 2009
    um, nothing to say – well. lots i could say actually but can’t be bothered – but shall say i…
  • new and improved yahoo! – better than ever! April 26, 2009
    Sorry, your password can’t be reset online For security reasons, we require you to contact Customer Care – Thank you…
  • t and k go on a picnic April 23, 2009
    more pix of trees, enjoy, hah! – y’gotta remember i live in tokyo and trees are a bit of a…
  • j g ballard 1930-2009 April 19, 2009
  • in praise of little girls April 18, 2009
    i have a couple of works included at this large exhibition, organised by span art gallery, being held at the…
  • latest listening April 13, 2009
    boxcutter – arecibo message dubstep (relatively) free of that annoying ubiquitous bass wobble thing heyoka – whomp gland ep a…
  • masaru shichinohe April 11, 2009
    went to the masaru shichinohe exhibition at aoki gallery – k and i bought one of his original “little nurse”…
  • 3 little bears / 3 little chicks April 10, 2009
    a couple of new designs for the trevor brown art pants collection by 3rdware in japan – what the smart…
  • artist release (in perpetuity) April 9, 2009
    you grant us the full rights to incorporate images and footage of your art in our television program also our…
  • babyart livejournal April 7, 2009
    art by akiko ijichi the babyart livejournal is officially reborn today – i wasn’t intending to blah again about this…
  • hanami 2009 April 6, 2009
    snaps from this year’s sakura sight-seeing excursion to chidoriga-fuchi – and the yasukuni shrine and accompanying japanese nationalist war museum…
  • nominated for deletion April 2, 2009
    the following taken from wikipedia, the free encyclopedia compiled by anyone and everyone – predominantly a motley bunch of self-important…
  • editions treville March 30, 2009
    editions trevile, publishers of trevor brown books and other exotic aesthetic pleasures in japan, have updated their online shop page…
  • eyedoll March 29, 2009
    I am a big fan of your work. maybe you’ll like this: link a dress me doll flash “game” with…
  • filth March 26, 2009
    the cover of the latest venetian snares cd – some sorta heavy metal 3d/cg interpretation of my old skull flower…
  • new reading matter March 25, 2009
    nowadays swotty bookworm brats have fxcking harry potter, back in my day as a juvenile delinquent we had nigel molesworth!…
  • new reading matter March 23, 2009
    being put out with creation books latest marketing of peter sotos exploiting the gullibility of his devoted readers, it’s made…
  • i feel sick March 21, 2009
    another nursified doll – a snazzy five dollar outfit by re-ment (i made shorter) – doll is “susie sad eyes”,…
  • barney bubbles March 19, 2009
    from oz magazine and the hippie underground press, to hawkwind, to stiff records and inspired / revered design work for…
  • new reading matter March 17, 2009
    picked this up desperate for something to read – i was a fall fan up until around “bend sinister”, by…
  • the amazing heretic art museum March 16, 2009
    collection of essays originally published in sm sniper magazine (r.i.p) by art writer toshiki soma – featured artists: elena dorfman,…
  • latest listening March 15, 2009
    soap&skin – lovetune for vacuum oh yes, best of 2009 thus far – nico undead spires that in the sunset…
  • nursification March 12, 2009
    “nurse costume” (?) found on the japan yahoo auction – made by hopeless amateurs in thailand – and remade a…
  • mask musume March 10, 2009
    it’s that time of the year when everyone here dons face masks due to very high pollen counts – okay,…
  • biohazard March 7, 2009
    some items picked up at our local fleamarket – besides nurse dolls i also “collect” little toy ambulances, wooden ones…
  • pullip antipathy March 5, 2009
    bet you hoped the nurse doll deluge was over? – too bad! – i’m not done yet went on a…
  • drama zone livejournal March 4, 2009
    strange little girls, the baby art livejournal community, which i hasten to add had nothing to do with me, has…
  • hippie coco nurse bear March 2, 2009
  • alice update March 1, 2009
    added an “alice” page to the baby art website – filed under “books” on the menu – an “under construction”…
  • latest listening February 22, 2009
    michael mantler – the hapless child robert wyatt sings edward gorey – a happy find, never knew about this! marissa…
  • nurse doll no.064 February 21, 2009
  • nurse nerd February 20, 2009
    surprisingly this was a “k approved” yahoo auction purchase – ryomou shimei whoever she might be? – the ultimate in…
  • my blog, suffer it! February 19, 2009
    two years ago, at the opening of my rubber doll exhibition at subterraneans in osaka, i was presented with the…
  • daikichi amano February 17, 2009
    after months of “coming soon” the daikichi amano web site has finally ejaculated onto the www – altho only 12…
  • pascal doury est mort no.8 February 15, 2009
    a luxurious full colour spiralbound “zine” printed on 300 gram card featuring (mostly) unpublished “otto aime toto” era works by…
  • valentine nurse February 14, 2009
    my favourite find yesterday – a fully articulated doll made by mamachapp in 2003 – one of a pair of…
  • paraskavedekatriaphobia? February 13, 2009
    lgj, my fellow triskaidekaphilliac, insisted i check out edward gorey – previously i’d always dismissed him because of some unfortunate…
  • nurse nurse nurse February 10, 2009
    yesterday spent in the company of long gone john – a visit to baby doll, a little shop specialising in…
  • “dress code: put the white fur” February 7, 2009
    mingled with the los angeles invasion at the tomio koyama gallery for mark ryden’s “snow yak” show opening – most…
  • taboo 14 February 5, 2009
    yep, another in the why-tell-us-about-it-if-we-can’t-buy-it “taboo” tb archive booklet series (even if it WAS for sale, would you even buy…
  • mari shimizu February 3, 2009
    went to the mari shimizu doll exhibition at parabolica-bis – the third in yaso’s victorian/alice series of exhibitions – inevitably…
  • polkadot fetishism February 1, 2009
    urbangarde are pleased to announce they have sold out the first pressing of their cd (despite the trevor brown cover)…
  • i need more nurses January 27, 2009
    latest (gachapon) additions to the tb nurse collection – nothing especially special – but sort of a lull period lately…
  • disgusting pictures act January 26, 2009
    today we here at baby art, who escaped the disgusting imperious state of united kingdom, commemorate the occasion of it’s…
  • latest listening January 20, 2009
    yuko ikoma – moisture with music box erik satie on toy piano musical box – sublime – (check out mama!milk…
  • made in china no 1 January 16, 2009
    zhang peng (after trevor brown???) related post
  • quality time January 14, 2009
    susan lawly (home of whitehouse) are taking the admirable initiative of releasing their entire catalogue on vinyl – most audiophiles…
  • new reading matter January 12, 2009
    yep, it appears i only ever read music bios nowadays (in the lack of anything else to entice me) -…
  • again January 10, 2009
    i may or may not be part of the mondo bizzarro 14th anniversary group show starting next weekend (17th) -…
  • dr. ikkaku ochi collection January 8, 2009
    In Japanese fairytales and legends we often encounter boxes. They are farewell presents the protagonist receives upon leaving another world.…
  • latest listening January 6, 2009
    matt elliott – howling songs the “my taste” top selection in this batch a whisper in the noise – [everything]…
  • krampussy par stu mead January 4, 2009
    a folio of 16 silkscreen prints – limited to 150 copies – published by le dernier cri – priced 35…
  • new year’s day in kamakura January 2, 2009
  • happy new year from baby art! January 1, 2009
  • miura-chan December 29, 2008
    konomi and i have adopted one of etsuko miura’s sick children – konomi has named her “miura-chan” – as mentioned…
  • kenichi koyama December 28, 2008
    …As soon as Koyama began producing his artistic works, he met a self-mutilating girl. Since then, he kept communication with…
  • shuji tateishi December 26, 2008
    monsieur timeless in tokyo this week – bearing some blogworthy goodies for me (stay tuned – coming soon …maybe?) -…
  • amputee robot doll bondage : volume 3 December 25, 2008
    oh look, it’s christmas! – or was christmas? – already by today in japan christmas is pretty much wrapped up,…
  • art on flesh December 24, 2008
    another splendid addition to the baby art tattoo library
  • new reading matter December 20, 2008
    generally regarded as a luvable idiot by his acquaintances – and a muppet by the media – iconic enough to…
  • comix fix December 20, 2008
    volume 18 of naoki urasawa’s “monster” and volume 19 of chris ware’s “acme novelty library” – final book of the…
  • latest listening December 19, 2008
    andrew liles – ouarda (the subtle art of phyllorhodomancy) his magnus opus – brilliant – an old trevor brown fan…
  • littlebigplanet December 17, 2008
    yeah, i bought myself a playstation 3 for christmas – and inevitably a copy of littlebigplanet – which is almost…
  • custom mummy(-q) December 13, 2008
    after some semi-random surfing round incomprehensible websites checking out retro-chic/gothloli type japanese bands (delicious sweets, hahalemon, chiruchiruza, pudding alamode…) i…
  • il calice di alice December 10, 2008
    yaso victorian post card set(s) now available – sold either as complete sets for 2500 yen (plus tax) or individually…
  • bougetsuou December 10, 2008
    some art by bougetsuou (or “bow-gets-oh” ?) for you – he currently has an exhibition on at vanilla gallery in…
  • new reading matter December 8, 2008
    an informal but in-depth anthropological study of the english – what’s most telling of how excruciating astute this book is…
  • skull skool royal December 5, 2008
    the early works of antoine bernhart – previously published by bon goût as a couple of very limited silkscreen books…
  • night shift nurses December 4, 2008
    just photos of two of this set – their breasts are too big for the baby art blog (and you…
  • loli hentai gashapon (ii) December 3, 2008
    don’t expect me to be all informed and knowledgeable about these things – i’m merely a dabbling pervert buying ’em…
  • necro nymphs November 29, 2008
    exhumed by tari nakagawa
  • marybel : the doll that gets well November 27, 2008
  • yuriko yamayoshi November 24, 2008
    photo taken at the yuriko yamayoshi doll class exhibition – just concluded at le deco in shibuya, the perennial favourite…
  • milwaukee brace November 23, 2008
    a follow up to the previous post – ie. the commenter lamenting the disappearance of the milwaukee brace site and…
  • Конкурс November 22, 2008
    in the lack of anything new and exciting to blog about, here’s a sort of repost of an obscure cryptic…
  • one today! November 19, 2008
  • comix fix November 18, 2008
    “regards from serbia” by aleksander zograf (inevitable comparisons to joe sacco), “the metamorphosis” adapted by peter kuper and “the best…
  • yuriko yamayoshi doll class exhibition 2008 November 14, 2008
    (photo by masaaki toyoura) ◆山吉由利子人形教室展◆ 場所:ギャラリー・ルデコ5F・6F(東京都渋谷区渋谷3-16-3 ルデコビ) 日時:2008.11.18[火]〜11.23[日]/11:00〜19:00(最終日は17:00まで) 参加者:浅月可恋 稲垣邦子 井上園江 影山多栄子 草薙能子 小林奈介 題府洋子 立川好江 松田珠江  まな  葉子 赤平瑤穂 朱未 阿南ゆか 衛藤理絵 大森美保 カタヲカミカ 加藤さくら 木島びわ丸 杉原未夏 須藤万貴子 佐藤有希子 ナイトウミノワ 中島ひでこ 比浦一臣 紅紫紗貴ひなら 美澄 山下弘美 山名由起 流音 http://www.yamayoshi-doll.com/ http://dolly.vivian.jp/dollxxxx/
  • apocalypse (and decapitation) a-go-go! November 6, 2008
    the anxiously awaited fallout 3 now in my hands (um, rather, it’s in the xbox360!) – a vast highly detailed…
  • latest listening November 5, 2008
    tatu – veselie ulibki (happy smiles) their voices are aural sex fanfare tirana – albanian wedding okay, this’ll be the…
  • sniper got sniped November 2, 2008
    at the exhibition opening party mentioned below, learnt that “sm sniper” magazine, after three decades of publication in japan, is…
  • yaso victorian opening November 2, 2008
    the day spent in asakusa reluctantly trailing behind my wife for hours, around the tourist-packed sensoji temple area, with a…
  • antoine’s porno puppet theatre October 26, 2008
    I like small mise-en-scenes and puppets. In my drawings – as you’ve certainly noticed – the protagonists are literally contained…
  • vivianite October 25, 2008
    an old (2002), but still relevant, interview with me from pixelsurgeon (now defunct) has been rescued and reposted in a…
  • yaso victorian exhibition October 24, 2008
    夜想 ヴィクトリアン展 パート1 yaso#victorian EXHIBITION Part.1 会期■2008年11月1日[土]〜11月25日[火] ■月〜金/13時〜20時 土日祝/12時〜19時 ■水曜定休 ■入場料500円 展覧会 会場:parabolica bis[パラボリカ・ビス] ■東京都台東区柳橋2・18・11 ■TEL: 03-5835-1180 トレヴァー・ブラウン/丸尾末広/山本タカト/七戸 優/秋山まほこ/高木由利子 夜想・ヴィクトリアン特集に描きおろされた作品+新作が、 パラボリカ・ビスに集結。 華麗に、ダークに、そしてエキセントリックに甦る現代のヴィクトリアン。 双曲に重ね合わされた200年の時空が混淆する。 アーサー・コナン・ドイル旧蔵品などの心霊写真もお見逃しなく。…
  • f-holes October 23, 2008
    not sure what to make of this! – the artist just came to my attention as he wrote a “luv…
  • latest listening October 22, 2008
    mr oizo – lamb’s anger (promo) trendy! – it’s good but not that phenomenally “awesome” kiddos – nice cover chaostar…
  • vania October 20, 2008
  • myspace for [phony] perverts October 13, 2008
    i got invited to this squeaky new networking site called kinkyspace – being “inappropriate content” i usually get kicked off…
  • videos, anyone remember them? October 12, 2008
    konomi had a sudden urge to stick on a hula dancing video recently – and after sorting out the tube…
  • taboo 13 October 11, 2008
    Please I urgue you don’t speak his name simply call him the “artist” like CC do, by mentioning his name…
  • norio sugiura October 9, 2008
    related post: save the shibari
  • latest listening October 9, 2008
    robert wyatt – solar flares for you heavenly but the curious uninitiated recommended to start with cuckooland gilli smyth -…
  • new reading matter October 6, 2008
    julie doucet’s “365 days” – other comicshop purchases: peter bagge’s “apocalypse nerd” and art spiegelman’s “breakdowns” – doubt anyone could…
  • yay, yaso! October 4, 2008
    new issue of yaso now out with, as previously mentioned, a “victorian” (and alice) theme – and, among other wondrous…
  • inbe kawori October 3, 2008
    web site
  • inform inspire infect October 2, 2008
    after my mention of coilhouse, a few posts ago, they got in touch offering me a complimentary copy – which,…
  • tama September 30, 2008
    an A5 hardback book of tama’s paintings, published by atelier third – who previously put out a similar format book…
  • more takato September 28, 2008
    bought the first two takato yamamoto books, to fill the gaps in my collection, now that i look upon the…
  • latest listening September 28, 2008
    olivier deriviere – music from alone in the dark the bulgarian women’s choir pwns collide – two headed monster erm,…
  • hito goto September 26, 2008
    a taiwanese version of “hito goto” by hirayama yumeaki (a collection of horror/suspense stories i believe) now out using the…
  • xbox 360 chat September 25, 2008
    Download from “alone in the dark” – this week’s safe selection, my kittlings – status: blue and legal – the…
  • amputee robot doll bondage : volume 2 September 21, 2008
    this has probably been the most popular post ever at baby art blog (further info here) – the jpegs have…
  • the crystal castles fiasco: CASE OVER! September 19, 2008
    hallelujah. it’s a miracle, there is a god! – crystal castles have redeemed themselves – i’ve been paid off! -…
  • latest listening September 18, 2008
    xploding plastix – treated timber resists rot didn’t do much for me before but this one full of nice tinkly…
  • rib of a hermaphrodite September 16, 2008
    pure desire – 2006 – 18 x 30cm sacred mutant birth – 2008 – 30 x 40cm went to the…
  • me drawing trevor brown September 13, 2008
    Download no, sorry to disappoint, it isn’t me doing a self-portrait! – it’s someone else, namely monsieur anthony fare, drawing…
  • new reading matter September 12, 2008
    stephen barber’s “tokyo trilogy” – hyped as comparable to “120 days of sodom” and “story of the eye” and “crash”…
  • new reading matter September 8, 2008
    of no interest to anyone here but i’m still going to mention it as it does file very neatly next…
  • latest listening September 8, 2008
    nurse with wound – huffin’ rag blues twin peaks iii soundtrack?! andrew liles – mother gooses melody or sonnets for…
  • nagi noda dies, aged 34 September 7, 2008
  • tristes vacances September 7, 2008
    v. nombreuses brulures du cuir chevelu vi. plaie cervicale x. fracture cubitale gauche tristes vacances is the essential classic romain…
  • death of god September 3, 2008
    just doing (done?) an interview for the rock/metal magazine revolver in america – for the column “visions of disorder” in…
  • doukutsu monogatari August 31, 2008
    aka cave story – just started playing this and immediately hooked – a very charming and compelling 8/16 bit style…
  • it never got weird enough for us! August 29, 2008
    having been deleted from blogspot (and myspace naturally), the bizarrejapan blog resurfaces under it’s own domain freakyjapan.com – and carries…
  • latest listening August 27, 2008
    pineapple thief – tightly unwound inevitably a step down from the magnificence of “what we have sown” roseland – roseland…
  • new reading matter August 24, 2008
    irvine welsh tends to be hit or miss for me – “porno” was very entertaining but “filth” meanderingly tedious (imho)…
  • get off the web and die August 22, 2008
    You know what? Having a look at your site, I was starting to think you must be a misogynist. I…
  • unko : ) August 20, 2008
    paul mccarthy, mazakii???, boris lurie, makoto aida, john isaacs, philippe starck
  • victimisation complex baby art fan : addendum August 17, 2008
    I thought it was interesting how you closed comments on your blog about my e-mail concerning Nazis are Sexy, the…
  • anatomy angel August 16, 2008
    perused the “new” damien hirst’s coming up for auction on the sothebys website – and decided i’d buy this one…
  • ask me a question August 13, 2008
  • felt nurse doll August 11, 2008
    gea outdid herself – as if the e-card yesterday wasn’t enough, today in the post arrived this cute nurse doll!…
  • for trevor xo gea* August 10, 2008
    she’ll do anything to get herself on my blog?! – nah, i think she’s probably embarrassed by the number of…
  • er August 9, 2008
    this was intended as a sort of follow up post to “black rubber bands” continuing the human doll theme -…
  • black rubber bands August 7, 2008
    rescued from the past month’s 2500 junk mails in my “other” email box (which i only really ever use for…
  • entartete kunst 2008 August 5, 2008
    my copies of timeless arrived today – the special edition is spiral bound which makes for easier scanning – my…
  • salome August 4, 2008
    this drawing first seen in an enlightening book on erotic art (“the erotic arts” by peter webb) bought when i…
  • latest listening August 4, 2008
    natacha atlas and the mazeeka ensemble – ana hina irfan – irfan irfan – seraphim artesia – chants d’automne rajna…
  • a mad tea party July 30, 2008
    first rough scribble for my next painting – the mad hatter’s tea party – probably the most iconic image of…
  • loulou picasso July 28, 2008
    he must be using photos, anyone can do that! …scoffs a comment on the previous post – since when was…
  • madness becomes method July 25, 2008
    out today! – the eagerly awaited new issue of the deviant culture handbook: “timeless” – the infamous miss nana rape…
  • wtfh July 22, 2008
    excellent book, published for their recent london exhibition, filled with colour pix documenting every detail of their insane bigger’n’better “hell”…
  • latest listening July 21, 2008
    hottest and coolest pick of this bunch is the leila cd sneaker pimps – splinter iamx – kiss and swallow…
  • fuyuko matsui July 20, 2008
    i previously professed uncertainty regarding this artist – partly due to petty jealousy (mis)believing her book had sold out before…
  • art as commodity July 18, 2008
    piero manzoni – merde d’artista (artist’s shit) mentioned in the previous post’s comments, i thought this deserved a post of…
  • art psuedism July 16, 2008
  • oculolinctus July 16, 2008
  • nazis are sexy July 11, 2008
    a mini drama in my eternally empty email box – i’m being berated by a young person asserting the above…
  • “cute, better than the paintings” July 9, 2008
    thanks to gea* (again) for bringing these to my attention and giving me something else to rave, or rather, rant…
  • alice number ten (detail) July 4, 2008
  • latest listening July 4, 2008
    i decided to scrap my “blogroll” and “lists” (recent reading and latest listening) tabs above, where they were doubtless disregarded,…
  • marilyn minter June 30, 2008
    bottom one titled “vomit” – inconsequential but i thought worth noting – and totally inconsequential to this, but something on…
  • the aim of all life is death June 27, 2008
    a little film of the chapman brothers’ “fucking hell” sculpture is currently running at the official jake and dinos chapman…
  • doll links addendum June 26, 2008
    sleetwealth deviant art / web site she wrote and proffered herself at my disposal – and i don’t see any…
  • doll links June 25, 2008
    name unknown – “greenapple”? mican doll akagi shigure
  • tb at dc June 24, 2008
    the dennis cooper blog has been taken over by “you-x” for a special trevor brown day – an overview of…
  • alice number nine June 23, 2008
    from the pile of mess that is the baby art drawing board, a sneak glimpse of “work in progress” -…
  • infinity June 21, 2008
    doll by babet – it ended up being picked off the roadside by albert hofer who wrote this article on…
  • save the shibari June 19, 2008
    despite increased sightings in the west, shibari, aka kinbaku, ie rope bondage, is an endangered species in japan – at…
  • tsutomu miyazaki executed today June 17, 2008
  • print gocco June 17, 2008
    the little “toytown party” book also inspiring by it’s simple hardback construction – it’s something i want to copy for…
  • toytown party June 16, 2008
    now i’m set on course for my next “book” (erm, assuming there is a next trevor brown book) – ie…
  • tenkirin circus June 14, 2008
    an hour in the company of yuka and sachi packaged in a neat digipack/hardback book style cover – if you’re…
  • in love with a stupid piece of plastic June 12, 2008
    sad confession of a middle-aged man – i’ve been attempting to buy a custom blythe doll off the japan yahoo…
  • neko hospital June 10, 2008
    tribute by bonnie original painting from january 2004 original rough scribble (note complete lack of artistic ability, haha!) the inspiration…
  • art cops ii June 8, 2008
    the uk recently bulldozed in laws to criminalise possession of “extreme pornographic images” – ie: anything “grossly offensive, disgusting or…
  • art cops June 6, 2008
    detectives from the child protection and sex crimes unit seized pictures from roslyn oxley9 gallery in sydney acting on a…
  • persuasion May 28, 2008
    a couple of music biography book purchases – the thirty three and a third series of books each take a…
  • marmite sue May 26, 2008
    links: marmite sue’s menagerie / cg portfolio / deviant art / my space
  • traitorous tattoo attributions May 24, 2008
    a couple of pix added to the baby art tattoo library – the first one by mirek vel stotker found…
  • children no more May 20, 2008
    CHILDREN NO MORE / MATITE CONTRO LA VIOLENZA SUI MINORI art against child abuse exhibition curated by alessandro dezi and…
  • the family’s hot daughter May 20, 2008
    In their consumptive four-month existence this meta-stuporgroup annihilated no-wave distant past, banal present, and dystopic future. The Family’s Hot Daughter,…
  • immortalised in song May 16, 2008
    Hi Trevor, I’m a big fan of your work, having been introduced to it through a Venetian Snares album cover.…
  • virgin madonna May 14, 2008
    no especial reason for this – except i spent days looking for this particular picture myself without any luck -…
  • baby art May 12, 2008
    book to accompany an exhibition now on in japan – unfortunately not in tokyo – nevertheless konomi (who also loves…
  • oh dear! oh dear! i shall be too late! May 12, 2008
    finally finished this painting – just letting you have the same small detail as the pencil rough teaser shown here…
  • paul rumsey May 10, 2008
    web site here where is this guy coming from? – at first acquaintance i presumed a 19th century artist -…
  • entertainment May 10, 2008
    Dear Baby Art, I am writing you to inform you that your website, http://www.pileup.com/babyart/ , is linked on a pedophile…
  • tideland May 7, 2008
    we bought a new “terebi” and christened it with “tideland” – films i can actually sit down and watch are…
  • crystal castles steal music May 4, 2008
    we’re using sounds that no-one else can get or so the photoshopped countenances of crystal castles on the cover of…
  • children love trevor brown May 1, 2008
    urgh! – what’s this evil company’s game? – they make millions of t-shirts sold on amazon with almost every name…
  • dragon head April 29, 2008
    my favourite manga series, “dragon head”, an unrelentingly oppressively bleak post-apocalypse descent into madness, has come to an end -…
  • mutter museum : historic medical photographs April 27, 2008
  • graphic autopsy – some tb pre-history April 24, 2008
    a copy of my very first photocopy book sold on ebay a couple of days ago for $255 (eeek!) -…
  • the grand-guignol of phantoms April 24, 2008
    (info for japanese baby art visitors!) event starring urbangarde and kokusyoku sumire – mixi page here!
  • interdit aux moins de 18ans April 22, 2008
    new website for antoine bernhart currently in construction – around two dozen unpublished works on show – albeit sadly marred…
  • more viva lolita April 22, 2008
    the viva lolita exhibition (maddox arts, 52 brook’s mews, mayfair, london, uk) has been extended a week and now ends…
  • just like a vulgar slang word April 21, 2008
    another impressive re-enactment of my “just like a cunt” whitehouse cd cover by caitlin haggard, aka tainted minds on deviantart…
  • tokyo nobody April 19, 2008
    i’ve always been picking up and looking at this endlessly fascinating book in bookstores – now finally bought my own…
  • alice alice alice April 17, 2008
    it looks like i MAY (or may not?) use “alice” as the theme for my next book – my “arisu…
  • doll doll doll April 12, 2008
    went to the koitsukihime / nonami hiroshi exhibition at yaso’s parabolica bis gallery yesterday – another in their vampire series…
  • girls only live twice April 11, 2008
    the urbangarde cd now out and available for purchase on their website engrish page – (they took my advice of…
  • prometheus’ garden April 11, 2008
    i’ve been a big fan of (the amazing) bruce bickford since first seeing a clip of his stunning animation on…
  • le muscle carabine – état second April 10, 2008
    impressive large format (30x40cm) art zine as only the french can make – wraparound cover by daisuke ichiba – and…
  • loli hentai gashapon April 9, 2008
    this is the third set of similar capsule toys i’ve bought – not too sure of the series title -…
  • pacifier gallery April 6, 2008
    atelier-y umdenken/entdenken diamond studded – $17,000 more “meaningless” design art print (cough! – ie. it’s out of focus?!) doggie toy
  • a painting a day by abbey ryan April 6, 2008
    “stumbled upon” this site whilst “researching” pacifiers for the post above – makes me feel ashamed for only managing one…
  • viva lolita catalogue April 1, 2008
    the interpretation of lolita on show here feels a bit stretched and overly cautious, imho – with the exception of…
  • dark sector April 1, 2008
    kill kill kill kill kill kill kill kill kill kill kill kill kill kill kill kill kill kill kill kill…
  • neko nurse March 29, 2008
  • fuck crystal castles! – lawyer’s vindication March 28, 2008
    [follow up to previous post] 1. “Receipt and sufficiency of which is hereby acknowledged” That is, in fact, legal boilerplate,…
  • fuck crystal castles! March 26, 2008
    i give up! – their greed is obviously far greater than mine – let them keep “their” dirty money -…
  • 30 ans de pourriture noble March 24, 2008
    a puzzle with a free cdrom or a cdrom with a free puzzle??? the interactive dvd is a mammoth archive…
  • mark powell March 23, 2008
    link
  • kira doll – luce March 22, 2008
    new photobook of doll artist kira ohno – strongly inspired by koitsukihime – this is resolutely what would make my…
  • urbangarde new album release party March 21, 2008
    info for japanese baby art visitors here!
  • verbal diarrhea March 19, 2008
    to celebrate the worldwide release of crystal castles debut cd i am uploading a conversation held with their manager “mikey…
  • new maruo new kago manga March 17, 2008
    three or four years since the last suehiro maruo manga? – this new one based on an edogawa rampo story:…
  • viva lolita exhibition starts today! March 14, 2008
    ‘Viva Lolita’ presents a range of contemporary artists’ depictions of young teenage girls that capture the mingling of fading innocence…
  • mpd psycho March 12, 2008
    written by eiji otsuka who wrote the essay at the back of my first book (by treville) in japan -…
  • the asobimasho gallery March 10, 2008
    miss missi – aka nana rapeblossom miss gea the original – “asobimasho” = “play with me!” a found photo -…
  • toilet continued… March 8, 2008
    street art version by teatimerocks (2006) i think this is rather cool – unlike other toilet “tributes” (which are mainly…
  • itsuki takashi March 8, 2008
    this artist came to my attention from a copy of bizarre magazine (japanese fetish magazine, not the juvenile humour uk/usa…
  • lies hype bullshit theft pathetic children March 5, 2008
    subject: Band possibly stealing Trevor Brown artwork? Hello Trevor, As I myself am a designer, and a fan of your…
  • bloodsucking March 4, 2008
    top left photo found while engaged in my between-paintings poking round the internet (in fact i’m still finishing off and…
  • the disasters of war 13 March 4, 2008
    i’m bugged by the increased numbers of willfully misleading photos on the gottfried helnwein website of him painting – the…
  • new work!: arisukurai March 3, 2008
    just a sneak preview of a detail – i don’t want to reveal the whole thing before it’s published -…
  • amputee robot doll bondage : ) March 1, 2008
  • …and we don’t care! March 1, 2008
    1) the parcel containing my two paintings for the viva lolita exhibition in london still “awaiting presentation to customs commissioner”…
  • mari marion February 26, 2008
    new work uploaded – her best yet?!
  • a baby art blog special: tb’s abc book collection February 25, 2008
    the first one, my favourite, and the one that started the little collection, now lost by konomi! – grrr! -…
  • yet to bloom… February 23, 2008
    miss high heel’s “the family’s hot daughter” cd – due out one day (?) from blossoming noise …who appear to…
  • ai shinohara February 23, 2008
    link
  • toilet continued… February 19, 2008
    Hello, i do this photography this morning :) a new and superior reinterpretation of the theme fast becoming synonymous with…
  • crystal [expletive deleted] castles February 17, 2008
    mentioned before – a pair of stupid kids doing electronica stuff who decided they’d use my art for their first…
  • toilet continued… February 16, 2008
    i think best i say nothing at all? – it’s old (2002) but i just stumbled upon it – a…
  • shintaro kago x vice February 14, 2008
    shintaro kago provides stunning cover art for the new issue of vice magazine – also apparently interviewed inside?! – thanks…
  • yaso February 12, 2008
    yaso is a book format art magazine published irregularly (once a year?) – issues are based around a theme: current…
  • enhanced evil February 10, 2008
    the baby art evil book page completely overhauled with bigger better jpegs (apologies to those with tiny monitors) and a…
  • zhang peng February 9, 2008
  • new work!: teddy bear operation 2008 February 8, 2008
    as threatened, a tb “skull illusion” painting – “teddy bear operation 2008”, for lack of a better title at the…
  • aya takano February 7, 2008
    aya takano is another artist i started out indifferent to and have gradually grown to love – she’s just been…
  • urbangarde February 5, 2008
    urbangarde are a new cult underground technopop (80’s style) band in tokyo who’ve gained no small amount of notoriety worldwide…
  • you thought we wouldn’t notice… February 2, 2008
    perhaps not unexpected to find my work on this blog devoted to exposing suspicious similarities and blatant copyright violations -…
  • stickykiss superstar! January 29, 2008
    fan video for an ohgr tune – it’s been on youtube almost a year but only now brought to my…
  • sangs divers : le haine c’est de l’amour qui a gelé January 28, 2008
    the 80th (!) book in bruno richard’s “elles sont de sortie” series – title translates as “diverse blood : hate…
  • parabolica-bis January 25, 2008
    went to the takato yamamoto “vampire” exhibition at parabolica-bis, gallery run by the publishers of yaso in japan (and the…
  • skull illusion January 23, 2008
    love these! – here are some of my favourites – this series also impressive – a typical random inconsequential blog…
  • new work!: equally damaged January 21, 2008
    “new”? – i’m dried up constantly trying to come up with new ideas for every painting – so i’ve (finally)…
  • viva lolita January 20, 2008
    i’ve been invited to contribute a couple of works to an exhibition at the maddox gallery in london in march…
  • l’hommage de arisu à trevor brown January 20, 2008
    another tb tribute series of photos – this time inspired by “xmas” (hmmm, a little out of sync?!) – by…
  • the world is beautiful January 18, 2008
    photographer/artist mario a came to visit – he lives (occasionally) in the same area of tokyo as me – also…
  • vania @ vanilla January 16, 2008
    went to see the vania zouravliov exhibition which opened today at the vanilla gallery in ginza – slightly disappointing that…
  • godzilla: destroy all gaijin! January 15, 2008
    konomi read me a news item today about all long term subhumans (ie gaikokujin, ie foreigners) in japan being tested…
  • sold out! / fuyuko matsui January 14, 2008
    after almost exactly a year my “rubber doll” book is finally “sold out” – even the regular edition no longer…
  • goth : reality of the departed world January 11, 2008
    a gorgeously designed book to coincide with an exhibition currently running at the yokohama museum of art – lots of…
  • yume no omocha koujo January 11, 2008
    don’t be fooled by the cute cover and title (“dream toy’s factory”), this is a collection of some of the…
  • art on flesh January 10, 2008
    a new addition to the baby art tattoo library – it’s always flattering to find tb tattoo pix in the…
  • the treasures of long gone john January 8, 2008
    “the infamous anti-mogul” and the one person who only sees walls in terms of how much art can be put…
  • oiroke no jutsun 01 January 5, 2008
    thanks for your interest, in fact it’s a collection of eight illustrations about japanese women singers from the late 60s…
  • taboo 12 January 5, 2008
    as threatened, “taboo 12” is now rolling off the baby art press and will be impossible for anyone to get…
  • the internet vs trevor brown (ii) January 4, 2008
    Download youtube, in their infinite wisdom, have deemed to remove my crappy rubber doll exhibition video due to “terms of…
  • happy new year from baby art! January 1, 2008
    here we go again – the joyous annual custom of sending a new year e-card to everyone in my address…
  • the afflicted aesthetics of appeal December 28, 2007
  • delayed goods December 28, 2007
    one of my big exhibition posters for my little exhibition in switzerland this year arrives belatedly in the post -…
  • popo December 27, 2007
    yes, it’s a blog – which means you have to put up with pictures of the blog owner’s stupid goddamn…
  • for the love of god December 26, 2007
    hardback book on the making of damien hirst’s diamond skull (second greatest chunk of art bling in the world behind…
  • omagiu no.8 nano December 25, 2007
    this came out months ago but i’ve only just received a copy myself (it’s christmas!) – because of the frustration…
  • baby art bling !!! December 21, 2007
    well, i had hoped this’d be finished and in the hands of the lucky purchasers before christmas – but, of…
  • the toilet gallery : a baby art blog special December 20, 2007
    a letter yesterday from princess fatale : your work is an inspiration for me, I was wondering if there are…
  • copyright violation (iii) December 18, 2007
    today’s copyright violation report coming from camden town in london – the place has a long history of bad quality…
  • poupees viandes December 17, 2007
  • i’ve no passion left… December 16, 2007
    ….for painting – so says konomi my wife – and i guess true, at the moment at least, i am…
  • copyright violation December 14, 2007
    latest offender i’ve been informed about (yay for babyart informers btw!) is some big fetish club in switzerland appropriating my…
  • myspace December 12, 2007
    a dysfunctional site in all senses – i had a public “babyart” profile on myspace with several thousand “friends” but…
  • alice (iii) December 10, 2007
    went to the alice exhibition today – slightly less crowded than on the opening day when there were approximately 500…
  • alice (ii) December 7, 2007
    out today – a portfolio style catalogue for the “alice” exhibition that started yesterday at span art gallery in ginza,…
  • carnivora December 7, 2007
    an examination of the dark side of automobiles and our obsession with them, featuring the work of over 100 artists…
  • taboo December 6, 2007
    there’s been a few copies of my old “taboo” cds on ebay recently – going for $125 upwards – described,…
  • nude magazine no.12 December 6, 2007
    featuring 100 pages of countercultural goodness in full colour and on high quality art paper – and including the shocking…
  • babyheart doll sculpture December 1, 2007
    not sure what the motivation for this was – largely the hisano shoichi work below i guess – partly the…
  • lego warhol December 1, 2007
  • lego ambulance November 30, 2007
    a section added to the baby art galleries (menu left) – mostly split up from the miscellaneous gallery – one…
  • ball jointed doll making guide November 28, 2007
    this book came out a year ago but i’ve only just bought it – mainly because i’ve been making a…
  • pascal doury est mort November 26, 2007
    i’ve been proclaiming myself as the pioneer of “baby art” lately (as so many young artists seem to be copying…
  • princess in the underworld November 24, 2007
    is it christmas? – packages in the post from ken-ichi murata and timeless! – i’ll post about the latter tomorrow…
  • kokusyoku sumire remade by kotobuki hikaru November 23, 2007
  • ritual magazine bites back November 22, 2007
    a few months ago i reported on an italian magazine running a double page article on me which i was…
  • nosebleed nurse November 20, 2007
    newest addition to the tb nurse doll collection! – isn’t she cute?! – the artist is hisano shoichi – the…
  • alice November 19, 2007
    a repost of info from the old baby art news pages (now found under “news archive” on the menu left):…
  • welcome to the baby art blog! November 19, 2007
    first post!!! wheeeeeeeeee! – another geek retard with a blog – setting this up has been a pain – this…