24.12.09 by Jeff

Taken by Trees / My Boys

This fantastic rendition of Animal Collective’s My Girls by Taken By Trees was my favourite cover of 2009. I just discovered that Marcus Söderlund directed the video, this week.

taken by trees my boys music video

Watch the video below!














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



  • wow i love the rhythm. this video is gorgeous

  • there’s a nice cover of Sweet Child o Mine on the Taken By Trees website too!

    • thanks! it’s really nice, i’ve heard it before now i think of it

  • courtney

    what a sweet voice and fun rhythm.

  • vesna

    excellent!!!

  • rachel

    nicccee. i love me some animal collective.

  • Cool!

  • When I found this during the summer it was to a different video on the Adriel Luis blog, but this is perfect!

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  • not to mention, the whole album completely rocks!

    solid!

    david john
    losangeles

  • what lovely lovely cinematography.

  • Caroline

    i love taken by tree’s, they do wonderful covers!
    love this!

  • so

    oh dear god how did i miss this post?
    <33333333 its soooooo sweet





26.05.17 by Jeff

Photographer Camilo Jose Vergara Photographs The Same Locations Repeatedly Over 40 Years

No heat, landlord in front of New St. and Newark St., Newark, 1980

New St. and Newark St., Newark, 2015

 

Photographer Camilo José Vergara has committed more than four decades of his life to his photographic archive project “Tracking Time”. Year after year he has returned to poor, minority communities around the United States to re-photograph them from the same vantage points. In 2013, Vergara was awarded the National Humanities Medal by President Barack Obama, and was the first photographer ever to receive this honour.

See more images of his incredible project below.

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26.05.17 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Miwon Yoon

Lovely work by Korean artist Miwon Yoon. See more images below.

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26.05.17 by Staff

“Solo Together” by Artist Paula Crown

Artist Paula Crown creates 150 ceramic replicas of those iconically cheap disposable red cups for her latest sculptural installation, inviting us to consider the complexity of the mundane and the temporality of togetherness. See more images from “Solo Together” below or on display at 10 Hanover gallery in London until June 8.

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26.05.17 by Staff

“Light Barrier” by Artists Kimchi and Chips


An otherworldly audio-visual phenomenon by South Korean artists Kimchi and Chips (aka Mimi Son and Elliot Woods). Constructing an elaborate apparatus out of hundreds of projectors, mirrors and speakers the duo experiment with the materialization of objects from beams of light. Check out more images and video below!

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26.05.17 by Jeff

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