02.02.10 by Jeff

Palimpsest

Montreal-based Palimpsest is an unbound magazine comprised of prints, literature, audio, textile, and video!

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palimpsest publication art canadian magazine montreal

palimpsest publication art canadian magazine montreal

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



  • http://trevorchristensen.com Trevor

    Oh man, this is a rad I idea.

    I think I’m going to spend my tax return on zines I find from this site.

  • bert

    incredibly delightful, I wish I could get my hands on it…

  • http://palimpsest.ca palimpsest

    there are a few issues left – email us if you’d like a copy
    palimpsestmagazine@gmail.com

  • http://www.mercyonline.co.uk Gemma Mercy

    Such a lovely concept- its so nice to be free of the constraints of binding.

  • http://lactoseintolerart.blogspot.com Lactose Intoler-Art

    Really cool stuff, and that’s a great idea.

  • http://palimpsest.ca palimpsest

    we’re also looking for contributors for our second issue – check out our submission guidelines on our website : http://palimpsest.ca

  • youngblood

    i wannnntttt one





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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27.05.16 by Staff

Photographer Spotlight: Maria Baoli

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A selection of images from Maria Baoli’s latest series, which involves a mirrored triangle highlighting simple daily gestures that usually go unnoticed. More images from “Kaleidoscopic” below.

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27.05.16 by Staff

Illustrator Spotlight: Sally Deng

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Selection of work by Los Angeles-based illustrator Sally Deng. More images below.

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