10.05.10 by Jeff

Richard Jackson

Paintings by Richard Jackson. I love the idea of using a canvas as a brush! Jackson was just up here in Vancouver installing work at Bob Rennie’s gallery and it involved shooting 60,000 paint-dipped bullets from a pellet gun at a canvas. Awesome.

artist painter painting richard jackson bob rennie vancouver pellet gun installation painting canvas as brush

artist painter painting richard jackson  installation painting canvas as brush

artist painter painting richard jackson  installation painting canvas as brush

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



  • Wow. There is some noticeable fresh energy happening in the art world right now. I can feel it.

  • Mina

    whoaaa this is gooodd stuff

  • I walked by the gallery when this was happening, i did a double take and was taken aback. Looked so rad, I was wondering who was up to something.

    Great job!

  • ben kelly

    any pics of this pellet gun piece?

  • jaz

    A W E S O M E !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • vanessa

    This is my friends dad. Random that I stumbled across this, Great work.





26.05.17 by Staff

“Light Barrier” by Artists Kimchi and Chips


An otherworldly audio-visual phenomenon by South Korean artists Kimchi and Chips (aka Mimi Son and Elliot Woods). Constructing an elaborate apparatus out of hundreds of projectors, mirrors and speakers the duo experiment with the materialization of objects from beams of light. Check out more images and video below!

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26.05.17 by Jeff

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26.05.17 by Jeff

Photographer Camilo Jose Vergara Photographs The Same Locations Repeatedly Over 40 Years

No heat, landlord in front of New St. and Newark St., Newark, 1980

New St. and Newark St., Newark, 2015

 

Photographer Camilo José Vergara has committed more than four decades of his life to his photographic archive project “Tracking Time”. Year after year he has returned to poor, minority communities around the United States to re-photograph them from the same vantage points. In 2013, Vergara was awarded the National Humanities Medal by President Barack Obama, and was the first photographer ever to receive this honour.

See more images of his incredible project below.

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26.05.17 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Miwon Yoon

Lovely work by Korean artist Miwon Yoon. See more images below.

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26.05.17 by Staff

“Solo Together” by Artist Paula Crown

Artist Paula Crown creates 150 ceramic replicas of those iconically cheap disposable red cups for her latest sculptural installation, inviting us to consider the complexity of the mundane and the temporality of togetherness. See more images from “Solo Together” below or on display at 10 Hanover gallery in London until June 8.

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