15.12.09 by Jeff

The Upset

Gestalten kindly sent me a copy of The Upset. This is a book I’ve wanted since last year! I could spend hours and hours looking at it (and I intend to).

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the upset young contemporary art gestalten book publication collection

the upset young contemporary art gestalten book publication collection

the upset young contemporary art gestalten book publication collection

the upset young contemporary art gestalten book publication collection

the upset young contemporary art gestalten book publication collection

the upset young contemporary art gestalten book publication collection

the upset young contemporary art gestalten book publication collection

the upset young contemporary art gestalten book publication collection

the upset young contemporary art gestalten book publication collection

the upset young contemporary art gestalten book publication collection













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



  • David

    Great work, everythinjg looks so realistic with a ferrytale twist

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

      yea i highly recommend the book – very well curated, beautifully put together

  • http://www.lifetimecollective.com Reid

    Maya’s patterns look amazing!

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

      yea Maya’s so good

  • Jake Samways

    Man, every day on your doorstep seems like Christmas.

  • Mel

    i must have this book!!! amazing

  • Zac

    That painting was in the royal tennanbaums, I did some research on it, apparently it belongs to Wes anderson. And the artist took the photos and then commissioned another artist with a particular style to paint it. Wes anderson didnt know that till after tho.

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

      miguel calderon yes

  • http://theodore3.com/ Theodore

    I asked Santa to get me this book for Christmas.

  • http://sgustok.org Sgustok Magazine

    cool design and content





29.05.16 by Staff

Colourful Layered Ceramics by Korean Artist Jongjin Park

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Currently working on his PhD in ceramics at Kookmin University in Seoul, Jongjin Park creates a curiously teetering and layered look in this ongoing series of colourful ceramics. See more images from “Artistic Stratum” below.

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29.05.16 by Staff

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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29.05.16 by Staff

“NGURAALAMI” by Artist Otis Hope Carey

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Otis Hope Carey explores his indigenous heritage in a series that mixes 1960s optical art with themes of home and dreams of safe passage for his ancestors and the Gumbaynggirr people. His first solo exhibition, “NGURAALAMI,” will be on display at China Heights Gallery in Surry Hills (Sydney) starting May 27th. More images and video below!

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27.05.16 by Jeff

Elaborate Salt Labyrinths by Japanese Artist Motoi Yamamoto

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Japanese Artist Motoi Yamamoto’s incredible, labyrinthine installations are the result of 45 hours of meticulously piled grains of salt, strewn inside a medieval castle in the South of France. I’ve posted about his work several times (here, here, here) but I never grow tired of it.

See more images of “Floating Garden” and “Labyrinth” below or as part of the exhibition Univers’sel at Aigues-Mortes until November 30th.

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27.05.16 by Staff

Google Cultural Institute’s New Art Camera

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It took the Google Cultural Institute five years to archive 200 artworks in super high resolution (we’re talking gigapixels). Now they’ve scanned 1,000 in just a few months all thanks to a new camera! The device, dubbed the Art Camera, has cut down capture time from a full day to around 30 minutes. With 20 cameras built, Google has been lending them out to major institutions in cities across the globe free of charge!

It is pretty incredible how far you can zoom into the artworks; have a look here. Watch the video below.

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