24.06.09 by Jeff

Tessar Lo

Paintings by Tessar Lo. Toronto.

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tessar lo illustrator illustration drawing painting

tessar lo illustrator illustration drawing painting

tessar lo illustrator illustration drawing painting

tessar lo illustrator illustration drawing painting

tessar lo illustrator illustration drawing painting

tessar lo illustrator illustration drawing painting

tessar lo illustrator illustration drawing painting

tessar lo illustrator illustration drawing painting

tessar lo illustrator illustration drawing painting













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



  • Lee

    Superb! Love this style.

  • napoleonsolo

    ????james jean????

  • Jennifer

    The third one is just perfect! I seriously want it on my wall. It’s amazing.

  • Corina

    I love the third one too! Very dreamlike, want want want it!

  • Yay Toronto! These are beautiful.

  • lapetitefaon

    Okay the photo of the kid flying above the city I think a part of me died when I saw it because its too awesome to take, its like someone painted what my reoccurring dreams look like! LOVE!

  • LIZBET

    The third painting is so ethereal. I came back to this site several times today just to look at it again.

  • 1993Lee

    图片让我产生恐惧的感觉,特别是第一张。绘画的人到底想说什么呢?于是我猜,大概是想说人与自然的故事吧。

  • thanks to everyone who left a nice message for me. for those of you who like that painting of the city at night, you can find it here at:

    http://tessarmakes.blogspot.com/2010/06/if-i-could-fly-id-finally-see-stars.html

    i’m glad we can share the sentiment. thanks again.

  • steve

    aweeesome! i love the murkiness mixed with the strong lines





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Artist Dominic Wilcox Creates Art Exhibition Specifically For Dogs

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London-based artist and designer Dominic Wilcox (if you don’t know who he is you have to watch this) has come up with the ultimate contemporary art exhibition for dogs as part of an initiative to encourage people to play more with their pets.

Working in consultation with veterinary experts, installations include an open car window simulator and a 10 ft ball pit made to look like a dog bowl filled with dog food. Paintings by artists Claire Mallison, Joanne Hummel-Newell, Robert Nicol and Michelle Thompson hang low to the ground and specifically draw on colours within dogs’ visual spectrum.

Such a great idea! Check out more images and video of the exhibit below, including some of Wilcox’s preliminary sketches!

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30.08.16 by Staff

Booooooom Giveaway: Pictoplasma NYC Conference Tickets!

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Pictoplasma is headed to Mexico and New York! Pictoplasma Academy will be in Mexico City October 25th – November 1st! Hosting inspirational lectures and daily workshops revolving around the theme of character development, the week-long program is designed to help a select group of participants further their personal style across a variety of mediums – from drawing and illustration to sculpture and visual storytelling. The deadline for applications is September 1st!

Following the Academy, Pictoplasma heads to New York City for a one-day art and design conference. Held on November 4th, the jam-packed program includes animation screenings, panel discussions and inspiring talks by artists like renowned illustrator Jean Jullien and GIF-wunderkind Julian Glander.

We’ve got 2 pairs of tickets to giveaway to the NYC conference! So if you can get yourself to New York (or you already live there) simply hit the “Read More” button and leave a comment below! Tell us about your favourite animated character, and why you like them. We’ll pick two winners in two weeks.

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