04.03.10 by Jeff

Alice In Wonderland (1903)

Are you excited for the new Alice In Wonderland by Tim Burton? I didn’t realise it has been over 100 years since the first version of Alice In Wonderland was made, back in 1903!

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You can now watch the film over at The Auteurs (a fantastic resource for all you cinephiles).













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



  • http://www.thewhiterabbithole.com O-Sauce

    As cool as this was to watch, I can’t say I wasn’t thoroughly creeped-out by the size changing sequence.

  • lapetitefaon

    WOW! This was a little bit insane the stampede of children dressed as playing cards at the end was the obvious high point! It would be fun to have an Alice in Wonderland Booooooom themed project! *hint, hint*

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ jeffhamada

      ill get to work!

      i like the way they handled the part where she grows and shrinks

  • Chaz

    Saw it today.I thought it picked up the baton, and stayed true to the tone of Carroll’s children’s stories, albeit with that inimitable Burton twist. Depp and Burton back on form, I reckon

    http://wereviewanything.co.uk/2010/03/05/tim-burtons-alice-in-wonderland-opening-day-review/

  • Faith

    If you like The Auters you shure would like http://www.filmin.es! 😉





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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