14.09.09 by Jeff

It’s A Funny Place, Japan

Juliana Wang sent me her book It’s A Funny Place, Japan and I was delighted to find that the entire book is one long drawing!

its a funny place japan juliana wang book london

its a funny place japan juliana wang book london

its a funny place japan juliana wang book london

its a funny place japan juliana wang book london

its a funny place japan juliana wang book london

its a funny place japan juliana wang book london

its a funny place japan juliana wang book london

its a funny place japan juliana wang book london

its a funny place japan juliana wang book london

You can (should) purchase it, here.













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



  • http://www.pikaland.com Pikaland

    How awesome is that? WHOA!

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

      totallllllly awesome

  • Axel

    Nice shoes Jeff!

  • Axel

    Man, I wish I got sent all this sweet stuff. Time to start a blog I guess :)

  • http://www.shapesofsweetness.com Corey Thompson

    Looks like another rad book wound up on your doorstep.

  • Jean-Luc Gallic

    I wonder how long the silk screen had to be





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Music Video: Rapper Dumbfoundead’s Hilarious Response to Hollywood ‘Whitewashing’

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Hollywood whitewashing has been in the news a lot lately. One catalyst being the announcement earlier this year that Scarlett Johansson landed a lead role in the remake of Ghost in the Shell, and many wondering why it couldn’t have gone to someone of Asian descent. Korean rapper Dumbfoundead (Jonathan Park) offers up a humorous response, adding himself into a montage of blockbuster films and popular television shows, playing everyone from John Snow to Danny Tanner.

Park told to NBC News that he “wanted to flip the script on the conversation everybody was having about the whitewashing of Hollywood and ‘yellow-wash’ some of the most iconic films starring white male leads.”

This is definitely one of my favourite music videos this year! Watch Dumbfoundead’s “Safe” on Booooooom TV.

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Artist Spotlight: Adele Renault

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You may remember Belgian artist Adele Renault from her pigeon portraits (click here for previous post). This is a selection of work from her time in Burkina Faso and the focus of her upcoming exhibition Les Hommes Intègres. Check out more images below or at art is just a four letter word Gallery in Germany starting June 4th.

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