10.02.09 by Jeff

Matthew Hollings

Portraits by Matthew Hollings.

matthew hollings illustration illustrator kurt cobain portrait thom yorke

matthew hollings illustration illustrator kurt cobain portrait thom yorke

matthew hollings illustration illustrator kurt cobain portrait thom yorke

matthew hollings illustration illustrator kurt cobain portrait thom yorke

matthew hollings illustration illustrator kurt cobain portrait thom yorke













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



  • i’ve already seen this one of Thom Yorke, but the Pete Doherty one was a surprise for me… i love the details on fingers, nails and rings.

  • everyone draws Thom Yorke haha i guess he does have an interesting face

  • Hollings should watch out that Crystal Castles doesn’t steal that Madonna painting for their next album.

  • Nattack

    that’s definitely the one-sheet to “Last Days”, not actually Cobain.
    But beautiful just the same. They all are.

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  • wow, these are awesome. they are so realistic. i love thom york.

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  • Matthew

    They’re great any more ?

  • adrian

    Nattack; good call on the “last days”, I thought so.

  • Renata D

    would mind sharing with us what softwares you used to make these beautiful portraits? Im specially puzzled about those brush effects- I’m assuming they’re all handmade and then you use digital effects on them?
    amazing work!
    greetings from brazil!





26.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Ramiro Gomez

A selection of paintings by artist Ramiro Gomez. More images below.

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26.06.17 by Jeff

Reader Submission: Anna Roberts

Pastel drawings on cotton paper by artist Anna Roberts, found via our June Reader Submissions. More images below.

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26.06.17 by Jeff

R.I.P. Prodigy

Listening to this Shlohmo remix of Shook Ones on repeat in memory of Prodigy. The track is from Shlohmo’s summer mix for Sneeze Mag, the whole thing is worth a listen.

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Artist Spotlight: Gosha Levochkin

Watercolour and gouache paintings by Gosha Levochkin, based in New York City. More images below.

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23.06.17 by Jeff

5 Questions You Must Answer (or die)

This is our weekly discussion post where I ask 5 questions and you answer them (I answer them too). If you missed them, the previous 5 Questions posts are HEREHEREHERE and HERE.

 

The Questions

1- What’s your favourite piece of useless trivia?

2- What’s a bargain bin movie that’s actually really good?

3- How many times do you think you’ve stolen something in your life?

4- Describe your favourite procrastination technique.

5- What’s a unique question that I can use for a future 5 Questions post?