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.

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

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.





23.06.17 by Jeff

5 Questions You Must Answer (or die)

This is our weekly discussion post where I ask 5 questions and you answer them (I answer them too). If you missed them, the previous 5 Questions posts are HEREHEREHERE and HERE.

 

The Questions

1- What’s your favourite piece of useless trivia?

2- What’s a bargain bin movie that’s actually really good?

3- How many times do you think you’ve stolen something in your life?

4- Describe your favourite procrastination technique.

5- What’s a unique question that I can use for a future 5 Questions post?

 

 

23.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Luke Ramsey

Loving these paintings from “Out In It” by Luke Ramsey, which is just coming down at Madrona Gallery, part of his artist residency in Victoria, BC. This is what summer feels like here. Have a look at more from the series as well as a couple murals below!

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23.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Luis Garcia aka OOGLIOO

Loving these weird drawings by San Diego-based artist Luis Garcia aka OOGLIOO. Have a look at a couple more below!

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22.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Gareth Cadwallader

A selection of paintings by British artist Gareth Cadwallader (another great find from Supersonic). More images below.

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22.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Steve Chmilar

Paintings by Canadian artist (and musician) Steve Chmilar, born in Grand Prairie, Alberta and now living in Toronto, Ontario. His upcoming show “Wrong Century” starts June 23rd at 7pm at Hashtag Gallery (Toronto). More images below.

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