Hajime Sorayama

Hajime Sorayama

Hajime Sorayama is a Japanese illustrator, his creations are known for erotic portrayals of feminized, biomechanoid robots, as well as his design art pieces for the original Sony AIBO robotic ‘pet’. Sorayama’s designs are a blend of fine art, illustration, and industrial design, developing his unique style of ‘superrealism’. He has collaborated with brands such as Medicom Toy, X-LARGE®, and British Knights.

Date of Birth February 1947
Industries Art
Headquarter Imabari, Japan
HUF & Hajime Sorayama Team Up for Japanese "Superrealism" Drop
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HUF & Hajime Sorayama Team Up for Japanese "Superrealism" Drop

More sexualized robots.

Best Art Drops: Free Damien Hirst Print, 'Robot Surf' Sculpture & More
Arts 

Best Art Drops: Free Damien Hirst Print, 'Robot Surf' Sculpture & More

Including a resin figure of Childish Gambino in “This Is America.”

Hajime Sorayama x Case Studyo Unveil "A Touch of Mercury" Sculpture
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Hajime Sorayama x Case Studyo Unveil "A Touch of Mercury" Sculpture

And a return of the Sorayama Classic Robot SURF.

Hajime Sorayama Teams up with Medicom Toy on Gold BE@RBRICK & R@BRICK Figures
Design

Hajime Sorayama Teams up with Medicom Toy on Gold BE@RBRICK & R@BRICK Figures

Celebrating the Japanese artist’s upcoming “Sorayama Explosion” exhibit.

Hajime Sorayama Gets Villanous for New "Sorayama Explosion" Exhibit
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Hajime Sorayama Gets Villanous for New "Sorayama Explosion" Exhibit

To be held at Tokyo’s NANZUKA Gallery.

APPortfolio Teams up With Sorayama, POSE, Zebu and Craig & Karl on a Set of Limited Edition Skate Decks
Design

APPortfolio Teams up With Sorayama, POSE, Zebu and Craig & Karl on a Set of Limited Edition Skate Decks

Releasing exclusively at Lane Crawford.

Hajime Sorayama Teams up With Medicom Toy on Exclusive BE@RBRICK and R@BBRICK
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Hajime Sorayama Teams up With Medicom Toy on Exclusive BE@RBRICK and R@BBRICK

As part of a new exhibit titled “Sawasdee Sexy Robot.”

Hajime Sorayama's HBX Collection First Drop: A First Look
Fashion 

Hajime Sorayama's HBX Collection First Drop: A First Look

Featuring hoodies, tees and Hawaiian shirts.

Hajime Sorayama's Iconic Artwork Features in New Capsule Collection
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Hajime Sorayama's Iconic Artwork Features in New Capsule Collection

The pieces are exclusive to HBX’s CLUB SORAYAMA pop-up.

How to Break Taboos With Hajime Sorayama
Arts 

How to Break Taboos With Hajime Sorayama

The father of fembot art speaks to HYPEBEAST Magazine in his chaotic Tokyo studio.
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1983

Sorayama’s art book ‘Sexy Robot’ - resulted to publications with Penthouse and Playboy

1999

Production models of Sony AIBO released to the market

2013

Star Wars director George Lucas reached out to request a contribution to Star Wars Concept