27.01.09 by Jeff

Mikel Uribetxeberria

Animalia by Mikel Uribetxeberria. Kinda reminds me of that Domesticated series by Amy Stein.

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mikel uribetxeberria photography photographer animalia

mikel uribetxeberria photography photographer animalia

mikel uribetxeberria photography photographer animalia

mikel uribetxeberria photography photographer animalia

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



  • Jolin

    these are really cool, gorilla is dope!

  • Junior

    Bad Photoshop ripoff of Doug Aitken’s Migration piece.

    http://www.303gallery.com/exhibition/index.php?exh_id=103

  • http://www.uglyposterboy.com uglyposterboy

    i love the one with the gorilla. he looks slightly bored in that bed.

  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/eduardocano/ eduardo.cano

    wow this is way too impressive, great update!

  • Daphne

    Looks very similar to Kimberly Witham’s Deertown series:

    http://kimberlywitham.com/Kimberly_Witham/deertown.html

    Kimberly and Mikel both Photoshop wildlife images into the domestic scenes.

  • http://www.corygibbons.com Cory Gibbons

    i really like the gorilla one

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  • http://ithinkyoureswell.wordpress.com antwan

    i like this in some ways. i wish the colors were a little warmer, i think that change would make them “est super cool”.

    and the amy stein reference is awesome, she was my friends teaches last semester.

  • http://www.jennileemarigomen.com jennilee

    wow
    i think i gasped
    amazing work!

  • http://mintdesignblog.com mint

    that top one reminds me of Cai Guo-Qiang’s installations. very cool.

  • http://www.crea4you.com Matt

    Animalia, great result !
    The rest of the website contents… Am less impressed.

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  • http://www.samski.net sAMsKi

    Interesting stuff Mikel.

    Some of the comments here are pretty slack though…imho. I personally prefer the Doug Aitken piece but I don’t see why it warrants such an attack. Mikel’s work is of a high standard and I for one know that I often complete ideas that I then see elsewhere…benefit of the doubt maybe?

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  • Aleks

    I agree these are alot like Doug Aitken’s stuff.
    He’s very good, but not so much like Kimberly Witham.
    The Photoshop job is quite badly executed.

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  • http://vercoedesign.com Ashley

    Beautiful work. I checked out the rest of his work. Definitely worth checking out. Love it!

  • http://vercoedesign.com Ashley

    Very nice work.

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  • http://www.accorgitene.com accorgitene™

    really really cool…

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  • http://www.arteroloarte.blogspot.com rolo

    so excelent.
    any q? those animal are live o death?





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