Explore Queer Art, Japanese, and more!

Explore related topics


O-Unagi by Naomichi Okutsu Washi Japanese paper / acryl gouache

okutsu1.jpg Naomichi Okutsu’s variation on the amorous octopus theme is understandably popular in the Tumblr world, but it often appears uncredited while his other work is far less visible. That seems unfortunate when there’s a lot more to his beautiful paintings than tentacle sex. His work applies homoerotic twists to Japanese iconography, with many of the paintings using gold leaf for the backing. Japanese Gay Art has many more examples, all of which are currently for sale.

Hatsuyume – one’s first dream of the New Year – by Naomichi Okutsu - Japanese Gay Art


Naomichi Okutsu is an active artist whose color illustrations are published in the gay magazines Badi, G-men and Super SM-Z.

Hibiki ‹(Sound) 2009  Gold leaf and Acrylic pigment on paper ~ Naomichi Okutsu

Hibiki ‹(Sound) 2009 Gold leaf and Acrylic pigment on paper ~ Naomichi Okutsu

"Naomichi Okutsu"

"Naomichi Okutsu"

All Things Gay Or Geeky

eroswolf: “ More art by Naomichi Okutsu. I love the simple linear quality and traditional Japanese palette.

Resultado de imagen de  fundoshi anime

Resultado de imagen de fundoshi anime

Japanese Dolls - Такато Ямамото. Галерея 3

Takato Yamamoto - Japanese Illustration - Heisei Estheticism - Altar of Narcissus