25.11.08 by Jeff

Project #5 – Submissions – Part 6

Our Free Encouragement project with Design For Mankind continues to roll along! Here are submissions #201 – #240.

Click here to view the entries in PART 7!

Click here to view the entries in PART 5!













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



  • Van

    You know me, more than I know myself. I trust you more than I trust myself. I love you.

  • sheba

    🙂 my mom was touched when i pointed out the one i dedicated to her. she thinks this is a wonderful project and as do i.

  • Kelsey

    I “stumbled upon” this, and absolutely adore it. It made my day thank you <3

  • I love this, thank you for creating it… loved “I never want to not know you…” Brilliant.

  • Hann-aaah

    I love you more than I love my yellow lab.

  • ‘you are my first thought when i wake up’
    this is really sweet.

  • Cassie

    This is really sweet. Sometimes the most simple things can send shivers down your spine and create a smile on your face.

  • This is really sweet.





26.06.16 by Staff

Gold-Fused Sculptures Made From Remnants of Shattered Porcelain

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According to Korean tradition, artisans have a habit of destroying and discarding imperfect pieces. Since 2001 Korean artist Yeesookyung has taken these porcelain fragments, creating beautiful, imperfect sculptures by fusing them with gold leaf in the Japanese tradition of kintsugi. See more images from “Translated Vase” below.

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24.06.16 by Jeff

Photographer Spotlight: Quentin Shih

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Photos by Quentin Shih, who splits time between New York, Paris, and Beijing. More images below.

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24.06.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Peter Wileman

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Paintings by Peter Wileman. More images below.

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24.06.16 by Staff

Photographer Spotlight: Julien Mauve

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Another fantastic narrative series by Paris-based photographer Julien Mauve (click here for previous posts). More images from “After Lights Out” below.

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24.06.16 by Staff

Drones Capture Disparity Between Rich and Poor in South Africa

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Cape Town-based photographer Johnny Miller reveals distinct lines between rich and poor in a striking (and unsettling) series of photographs. Taken using drones, the aerial perspective presents the harsh reality of past Apartheid policies and the continued disparity in a way that can’t be ignored. Check out more images from “Unequal Scenes” below.

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