22.09.08 by Jeff

VoIP phone made of wood!

Now you can Skype in style! This is the world’s first VoIP phone made of wood! Two years ago HULGER launched the ZIRICOTE concept design made from an African wood to huge acclaim and this month they debuted the finished PAPPA phone, with a design more suited to production. It is handcrafted from a sustainable American walnut, in Montreal Canada, by a company called Furni. Below is the ZIRICOTE and hit “more” to see several shots of the PAPPA.

http://www.pappaphone.com













Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • man thats soo sicK (YEA canada eh?).. umm but i don’t think i could buy it for what the price is at.. possibly if i was balling.

  • i am balling and i can’t afford it. just joking… i can totally afford it.

  • LOL christmas is soon :).. haha





29.06.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Christer Karlstad

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Paintings by artist Christer Karlstad (previously featured here). More images below.

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29.06.16 by Jeff

Graphic Designer Spotlight: Bráulio Amado

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Gorgeous poster designs by Bráulio Amado, a Portuguese graphic designer based in Brooklyn, New York. More images below.

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29.06.16 by Staff

10 Illustrators React to Brexit

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Pep Montserrat

 

Jean Jullien created the memorable illustration, “Peace for Paris,” in response to the terrorist attacks last year. Now a number of illustrators (including Jullien) are similarly responding to last week’s EU referendum in the form they know best. Check out more images below.

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29.06.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Marie Thibeault

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A selection of paintings by San Pedro, California-based artist Marie Thibeault. More images below.

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29.06.16 by Staff

Sunwheel Made Up of Hundreds of Gold Plates

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Portuguese-Italian collective Moradavaga have built a shimmering sunwheel for the annual Festa de São João do Porto (Festival of St John of Porto) in Portugal. Measuring eight meters in diameter, the piece is the result of hundreds of gold plates, fitted together in such a way that they move independently according to changes in wind and light, as well as rotations manually controlled by passersby. See more images and video of the reflective installation below!

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