10.02.10 by Jeff

James Nizam

Memorandoms is a beautiful photo series by artist James Nizam, documenting ephemeral sculptures he constructed inside an old public housing development. Nizam’s show is up at Gallery Jones here in Vancouver (1725 West Third Ave) until Feb 27th. Go see it.

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james nizam artist photographer photography ephemeral sculptures

james nizam artist photographer photography ephemeral sculptures

james nizam artist photographer photography ephemeral sculptures

james nizam artist photographer photography ephemeral sculptures

james nizam artist photographer photography ephemeral sculptures

james nizam artist photographer photography ephemeral sculptures

james nizam artist photographer photography ephemeral sculptures

james nizam artist photographer photography ephemeral sculptures













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



  • Tim

    love the second one down. creeps me out.

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  • is there anything he can’t do?

  • Savannah

    love love love love. i sort of appreciate seeing them on my computer screen without frames or glass or anything. it let’s me step into the space a lot more easily i think.

  • Wow. These are really amazing. I definitely want to check out this show.

  • Something magic there

  • Anyone know what he is shooting with? Any info would be great. His prints are fairly large… possibly medium format? Thanks.

  • Ari

    The one with the lightbulbs is phenomenal!! I love the last one as well. Beautiful.

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  • trip

    haha amazing reminds me of stacking all the donkies into a crazy pile in a studio, i love the chairs and the lightbulbs

  • Nizam translates to order in Arabic. I love this.





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One of my favourite animators Dan Britt returns with another brilliant short, “I’m Dead Inside”, handling the visuals and the music! He previously contributed to Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared and made the brilliant animation “I Decided to Leave”. I can’t really tell if things like this are considered dark humour or just regular humour anymore. Maybe you can let me know one way or the other.

I highly recommend you watch “I’m Dead Inside” over on Booooooom TV.

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I love this app! You can see in the video clip below just how beautifully considered it is. Everything feels natural and intuitive, and it makes creating with the Apple Pencil and gestures fast and fun. A web layout with notes scrawled over it, literally takes seconds.

 

 

Andy has given us 5 promo codes to download Pattern for free! We’ll hook up the first 3 people who leave a comment here telling us what crazy thing you hope it will help you design.

At the end of the day we’ll also pick 2 more people from all the comments to also receive the promo codes (I may pick the funniest two answers, just saying).

Hit the button below and scroll to the bottom of this post to leave a comment! There’s a few more images of the app down there as well.

 

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