15.01.10 by Jeff

Ryan Duggan

Attainable, by Ryan Duggan. Finally, a porsche in my price range.

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More work below!


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



  • Kyle

    haha my news is bad news.. love that one

  • hahaha…very funny!

  • so cheeky. i love it!

  • Upsetter

    I hate Reggae?

    Just for this, this is bad.

  • God damn… about time Ryan got some good props. This dude is one of the people that really makes chicago shine. Great work. EVERYONE SHOULD KNOW RYAN DUGGAN. One of my personal fav artists-to-watch in 2010.

  • Yeah Ryan! Thumbs UP buddy. Thanks for posting this, Jeff!

  • Mat

    Personally, the I Hate Reggae one is so refreshing. Usually nobody says it because reggae fans are so nice and agreeable- and honestly, who has the time to hate something that’s all about peace? But really, reggae sort of sucks. I know you can say this about a lot of genres, but it really seems like every song is the same song. Bob Marley’s albums sound like a broken record, each song starts the EXACT same way. It’s boring to me, and is soo cliche. I HATE REGGAE.

  • Kat

    you have not heard real reggae my friend. bob marley is not the epitome of the genre- check out other artists- barrington levy, alton ellis, max romeo, u roy- these are the godfathers of reggae and dub and without them we wouldn’t have a lot of the sounds we have today.

    anyway- cool pieces- other than the i hate reggae one.

  • screw this guy. Reggae is awesome,fat chicks can totally be attractive, and hippies rock.

  • My news is bad news!!!! This is cool!!!!!!!!! I like it!





31.08.16 by Staff

Artist Draws on Pieces of Trash and Leaves Them for People to Find

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Wenyi traverses the streets of Dali, Yunnan Province in China, picking up discarded scraps and drawing on them as part of a personal mission to get people to see art in everyday life. After each sketch is completed he leaves it somewhere more visible but still in the exact spot where the original piece of garbage was collected. See more images below.

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30.08.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Lotta Hannerz

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A selection of paintings by artist Lotta Hannerz. More images below.

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30.08.16 by Staff

Artist Dominic Wilcox Creates Art Exhibition Specifically For Dogs

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London-based artist and designer Dominic Wilcox (if you don’t know who he is you have to watch this) has come up with the ultimate contemporary art exhibition for dogs as part of an initiative to encourage people to play more with their pets.

Working in consultation with veterinary experts, installations include an open car window simulator and a 10 ft ball pit made to look like a dog bowl filled with dog food. Paintings by artists Claire Mallison, Joanne Hummel-Newell, Robert Nicol and Michelle Thompson hang low to the ground and specifically draw on colours within dogs’ visual spectrum.

Such a great idea! Check out more images and video of the exhibit below, including some of Wilcox’s preliminary sketches!

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30.08.16 by Staff

Booooooom Giveaway: Pictoplasma NYC Conference Tickets!

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Pictoplasma is headed to Mexico and New York! Pictoplasma Academy will be in Mexico City October 25th – November 1st! Hosting inspirational lectures and daily workshops revolving around the theme of character development, the week-long program is designed to help a select group of participants further their personal style across a variety of mediums – from drawing and illustration to sculpture and visual storytelling. The deadline for applications is September 1st!

Following the Academy, Pictoplasma heads to New York City for a one-day art and design conference. Held on November 4th, the jam-packed program includes animation screenings, panel discussions and inspiring talks by artists like renowned illustrator Jean Jullien and GIF-wunderkind Julian Glander.

We’ve got 2 pairs of tickets to giveaway to the NYC conference! So if you can get yourself to New York (or you already live there) simply hit the “Read More” button and leave a comment below! Tell us about your favourite animated character, and why you like them. We’ll pick two winners in two weeks.

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30.08.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Alex Jenkins

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A bunch of terrific work by London-based illustrator Alex Jenkins. More images below.

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