11.05.09 by Jeff

Riikka Sormunen

Illustrations by Riikka Sormunen. Finland.

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riikka sormunen illustrator illustration

riikka sormunen illustrator illustration

riikka sormunen illustrator illustration

riikka sormunen illustrator illustration

riikka sormunen illustrator illustration













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



  • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ jeffhamada

    the first image is SO amazing. i could look at it forever. its the eyes!

  • Superfabulastic

    Hi.

    First of all let me say I really like your blog.
    Baring that in mind, I have to say that I have started a little parody to your «encouraging words project» in my blog.

    If, in any way you feel offended by it, tell me so and I will stop.

    Thanks!

  • lapetitefaon

    What the heck. The first one is out of control.

  • Corina

    These are AMAZING!!!! I love the fourth one, it kind of has a Frida Karlo feel. Love love love!

  • tree

    the first one,i like it very much!

  • http://handmadenest.blogspot.com/ Dita Maulani

    Heart the lady deer with boombox. Genius.

  • http://www.wix.com/RichardChalmers/Art Richard Chalmers

    Beautiful; dreamlike; sensual. I like it.





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Elaborate Salt Labyrinths by Japanese Artist Motoi Yamamoto

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Japanese Artist Motoi Yamamoto’s incredible, labyrinthine installations are the result of 45 hours of meticulously piled grains of salt, strewn inside a medieval castle in the South of France. I’ve posted about his work several times (here, here, here) but I never grow tired of it.

See more images of “Floating Garden” and “Labyrinth” below or as part of the exhibition Univers’sel at Aigues-Mortes until November 30th.

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Google Cultural Institute’s New Art Camera

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It took the Google Cultural Institute five years to archive 200 artworks in super high resolution (we’re talking gigapixels). Now they’ve scanned 1,000 in just a few months all thanks to a new camera! The device, dubbed the Art Camera, has cut down capture time from a full day to around 30 minutes. With 20 cameras built, Google has been lending them out to major institutions in cities across the globe free of charge!

It is pretty incredible how far you can zoom into the artworks; have a look here. Watch the video below.

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