12.08.09 by Jeff

Ghostpatrol

New drawings by Ghostpatrol just hit my inbox – “me playing the video games that changed my life”. For me it was Golden Axe at Laser Illusions (the arcade in the mall).

golden axe video game drawing ghostpatrol

golden axe video game drawing ghostpatrol

golden axe video game drawing ghostpatrol

golden axe video game drawing ghostpatrol

golden axe video game drawing ghostpatrol













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



  • I adore ghostpatrol and these just about make my heart grow 10x bigger. love it love it

  • These are amazing! Love when artists talk about video games.

  • good gosh these are great. love the subtleties of the references.

  • something very tender about these….

  • lapetitefaon

    Ahhh so charming, sentimental! If there was one of DDR I think I might just die of happiness.





29.06.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Christer Karlstad

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Paintings by artist Christer Karlstad (previously featured here). More images below.

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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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29.06.16 by Staff

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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