31.03.09 by Jeff

Oliver Vernon

I’ve posted about Oliver Vernon before. I really like his gouache paintings. He has a show opening on Friday, at Meta Gallery in Toronto.

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oliver vernon painting painter artist

oliver vernon painting painter artist

oliver vernon painting painter artist

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



  • Tim

    Incredible!

  • i should go to his show this fri… he’s got some rad stuff

  • Looks even better in person. We’re lucky enough to have seen quite a few Vernon pieces roll through our local gallery – David B. Smith Gallery.

  • Awesome work!!

  • YES! MAN..I have known Oliver for years.. great gey for sure.
    Im sure his new work will not disappoint.
    I suggest if you can make it out.. do so.. they are amazing in person!
    wish I could be there

  • This is just wonderful. So expressive, brilliant execution.

    -TC-

  • Wow these are fantastic!

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  • Abstract with Jheronimus Bosch’s motif… cool!!!





26.08.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Ryan Travis Christian

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Drawings by artist Ryan Travis Christian. More images below.

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25.08.16 by Jeff

Animation of the Day: “I’m Dead Inside”

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One of my favourite animators Dan Britt returns with another brilliant short, “I’m Dead Inside”, handling the visuals and the music! He previously contributed to Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared and made the brilliant animation “I Decided to Leave”. I can’t really tell if things like this are considered dark humour or just regular humour anymore. Maybe you can let me know one way or the other.

I highly recommend you watch “I’m Dead Inside” over on Booooooom TV.

25.08.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Kajahl Benes

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A selection of paintings by Brooklyn-based artist Kajahl Benes. More images below.

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25.08.16 by Jeff

Pattern — The Simple Drawing App Every Designer Has Been Waiting For

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Pattern is a fantastic little iPad app (available in the App Store as of today) created by former Facebook product designer Andy Chung, specifically for the purpose of ideation and early stage design. Its simple tools and charming interface feel equal parts whiteboard and grid paper.

I love this app! You can see in the video clip below just how beautifully considered it is. Everything feels natural and intuitive, and it makes creating with the Apple Pencil and gestures fast and fun. A web layout with notes scrawled over it, literally takes seconds.

 

 

Andy has given us 5 promo codes to download Pattern for free! We’ll hook up the first 3 people who leave a comment here telling us what crazy thing you hope it will help you design.

At the end of the day we’ll also pick 2 more people from all the comments to also receive the promo codes (I may pick the funniest two answers, just saying).

Hit the button below and scroll to the bottom of this post to leave a comment! There’s a few more images of the app down there as well.

 

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23.08.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Rune Fisker

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A selection of work by Danish illustrator Rune Fisker. More images below.

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