20.08.09 by Jeff

Taylor McKimens

Installations by Taylor McKimens. Brooklyn.

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taylor mckimens new york artist drawing

taylor mckimens new york artist drawing

taylor mckimens new york artist drawing

taylor mckimens new york artist drawing

taylor mckimens new york artist drawing

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



  • Mason

    Holy Cow, amazing work!

  • good concept

  • carina

    this is REALLY creative work! thats infrequent!

  • lapetitefaon

    wowwwwww. I really want to see into that tippee next to it!!!

  • Mind blowing

  • yes sooo good!

  • Does anyone else agree that this artwork should be put into a short film or comic strip?

  • completely inspiring!!

  • joe

    I thought this was 2D art. Then I saw the depth and shadow with the first picture and I just had to take a look. Amazing work.

  • Awesome work.

  • Burstoid

    Very talented and an amazing installation.





23.08.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Rune Fisker

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A selection of work by Danish illustrator Rune Fisker. More images below.

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23.08.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Jee-ook Choi

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A selection of work by South Korean illustrator Jee-ook Choi. More images below.

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23.08.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Jordan Kasey

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A selection of paintings by Brooklyn-based artist Jordan Kasey. More images below.

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23.08.16 by Staff

Illustrator Spotlight: So PineNut

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Illustrations by So PineNut (click here for previous post). More images below.

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23.08.16 by Staff

Experimental Artist Petros Vrellis Creates Detailed Portraits With A Single Thread

 

Born in Greece, with a background in Electrical Engineering as well as Art Science, artist Petros Vrellis has a passion for creating interactive installations that blend art and technology. His latest project is a mesmerizing re-imagining of traditional handicraft.

Using a 28″ aluminum-rimmed loom, Petros runs a single thread from one anchor peg to another to create just the right density and darkening at precise intersections. The end result is a detailed image that emerges from 3000 – 4000 continuous loops (or 1-2 kilometers of thread)!

While Petros is following a set pattern developed from a computer-generated algorithm, as you can see in the time-lapsed video above, the step-by-step process is all done by hand. We had the chance to speak with Petros about his experimental process and why hand-made work still has a place in the digital age. Check out the full interview below!

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