05.05.09 by Jeff

Brecht Vandenbroucke

Drawings by Brecht Vandenbroucke. I find there’s something really frightening about most of these.

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brecht vandenbroucke drawing illustrator illustration

brecht vandenbroucke drawing illustrator illustration

brecht vandenbroucke drawing illustrator illustration

brecht vandenbroucke drawing illustrator illustration

brecht vandenbroucke drawing illustrator illustration

brecht vandenbroucke drawing illustrator illustration













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



  • http://kingofallmonsters.com nelson

    there is a very particular kind of sinister atmosphere to all of these. they are great though! i like them.

    the last one definitely freaks me out. i can see myself having recurrent nightmares about one of those crazy armed inflatables unceasingly flailing around all alone in a crumbling, empty house… its constant motion and unchanging smile like some kind of grotesque caricature counterpoint to the solitude and decay surrounding it…

  • pedro freenandes

    holy fuck. saw his flikr. such an awesome sick guy

  • http://hakimcallier.com/ Hakim Callier

    Hey,

    It looks like your blog is growing. Although I have been in NYC for 15 years, I still love P-Town and its peeps. Keep up the good work.

    -Hakim

  • Paul

    Oh wow, I loved the last one, then I saw the skull. Scary shit. So amazing.

  • Gav

    brilliant work. love it all

  • so c.

    if i find these hilarious, does that make me a strange person?

    • http://kingofallmonsters.com nelson

      yes. in fact it makes me very worried about you. you should go see a psychiatrist! 😛

  • http://hightidesn.blogspot.com SARAH

    These are….different. I feel pretty bad for the guy in the first one who’s getting his bum pinched by a giant! Also WACKY INFLATABLE FLAILING ARM TUBE MEN!!!! That one is AWESOME! I love the way that the scull is “secretly” in the background. Finally the robot one makes me a little sad.

  • http://krop.com/nikifreer niki

    these are really fabulous. the last two are my favorite – i think the last one is my favorite but the textures in the 2nd to last are really great. love this type of surrealistic “id” art.

  • juniper

    I like the skull in the wall in the last one
    P-TOWN REPPIN’
    haha

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  • http://icinori.com raphael

    Brecht is an impressive up and coming young illustrator…
    We just screenprinted three of his best posters, if you likes colors and Brecht like me, you will enjoy it !

    I just discovered that website – hop directly in my favorites ! Merci !





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