01.07.09 by Jeff

Erika Somogyi

Just a heads up, Erika Somogyi has just released a new edition of one of her most beautiful pieces, Divining Light.

erika somogyi divining light painting drawing watercolor gouache

erika somogyi divining light painting drawing watercolor gouache













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



  • I don’t know why this reminds me of the Pocahontas song in the Disney movie, when all the leaves are blowing by her. MY MIND IS SO RANDOM.

    • haha i remember that! and, totally…
      xoxo

    • lapetitefaon

      Yesssssssss can you sing with all the voices of the mountain can you paint with all the colors of the winnnnndddddd. I totally youtubed that just now. It was more epic than I even remembered!! Oh and the painting is great too.

      • dontstayathome

        would you marry me?

  • great!

  • Haha old school Disney…you can’t beat it.

  • emily

    yes! its the colours.
    i have a friend who looks just like Pocahontas
    =)

  • I can’t get over her work! I love how she plays the pastels off against black. And, yeah, I love all the super-happy people.

    And about Pocahontas: i had to dance to that song when I did ballet as a kid. Aww yeah!





29.06.16 by Jeff

Graphic Designer Spotlight: Bráulio Amado

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Gorgeous poster designs by Bráulio Amado, a Portuguese graphic designer based in Brooklyn, New York. More images below.

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29.06.16 by Staff

10 Illustrators React to Brexit

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Pep Montserrat

 

Jean Jullien created the memorable illustration, “Peace for Paris,” in response to the terrorist attacks last year. Now a number of illustrators (including Jullien) are similarly responding to last week’s EU referendum in the form they know best. Check out more images below.

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Artist Spotlight: Marie Thibeault

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A selection of paintings by San Pedro, California-based artist Marie Thibeault. More images below.

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29.06.16 by Staff

Sunwheel Made Up of Hundreds of Gold Plates

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Portuguese-Italian collective Moradavaga have built a shimmering sunwheel for the annual Festa de São João do Porto (Festival of St John of Porto) in Portugal. Measuring eight meters in diameter, the piece is the result of hundreds of gold plates, fitted together in such a way that they move independently according to changes in wind and light, as well as rotations manually controlled by passersby. See more images and video of the reflective installation below!

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28.06.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Lee Kyutae

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Gorgeous drawings by illustrator Lee Kyutae. More images below.

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