07.07.10 by Jeff

Ian Francis

Paintings by Ian Francis.

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artist painter painting ian francis

artist painter painting ian francis

artist painter painting ian francis

artist painter painting ian francis

artist painter painting ian francis

artist painter painting ian francis













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



  • jim

    ah i love ian francis, been following him for a while, would love to see some new stuff from him. beautiful colours and shapes

    • yea this post is kinda like a memorial because i haven’t found any new work haha

      • barney

        I saw some new stuff of his in an exhibition in london in the lazarides gallery in soho (brilliant stuff)the curator said he was taking a new exhibition to the US this year. The stuff you posted is all from the lazarides outsiders book (good book!) x

  • Emily

    i’m in love

  • stuart

    JUST LIKE CHLOE EARLY

  • Chris

    Chloe Early came to mind for me too. But I think I like these better. More… metaphysical.

    • Stuart

      I think Chloe’s a little more accessible, and a little less dark.
      This is almost too surrealistic for my taste.

  • Was his work in Juxtapoz a while back?

  • lieze

    I love this! Makes me think of Francis Bacon’s work. Pretty awsome. His work does look alot like some work I saw in Juxtapoz a couple of months ago. hmmm…

  • Jake

    The sense of space in these!

  • stella

    Hiii love ur work….very pretty





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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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