26.05.10 by Jeff


Haroshi makes sculptures out of old skateboards. He is a genius.

haroshi recycled skateboard sculptures shark

haroshi recycled skateboard sculptures shark

haroshi recycled skateboard sculptures shark

haroshi recycled skateboard sculptures shark

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

  • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ Jeff

    excuse the horrible photos, i didn’t have my nice camera with me – you really have to see Haroshi’s work in person, it was really really really hard not to touch the sculpture

  • joe

    too cool. where is this on display?

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ Jeff

      part of Green Room show in Yokohama, Japan

  • http://www.ovander.se Jon

    Wow, those eyes are excellent

  • http://scottyfivealive.com Scottyfivealive

    this is Gorgeous!

  • lapetitefaon

    WHOA, insane, I love the colors!

  • http://www.deptm2.com mike

    It wasn’t until I saw the eyes that I realized that it was made out of skateboards!

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  • jono

    wow i am truly impressed by the head!

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Liberté Égalité Fraternité

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Artist JR Makes the Louvre’s Glass Pyramid Disappear


Photo by @davidg16er

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