30.08.10 by Jeff

Andrew Lewicki

“y=x²”, a parabolic skateboard ramp by Andrew Lewicki.

Parabolic Ramp by Andrew Lewicki













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



  • I demand a video clip of someone dropping in on this!

    • lapetitefaon

      ditto! Looks impossible!

  • Bolla

    Nothing but marbles can role on that ramp!

  • I don’t get what the point of that is? but it does look like an upside down cone :)

    • its a joke, you’re allowed to laugh :)

  • That’s one ramp I’d not like to drop in on.

    • JCD

      No, I’d not like either.

  • y equals x squared alright… i especially like the pointless stairs, and the symmetry in all 3 dimensions…

  • Kenny

    It would be possible if scaled up to maybe 200 ft tall. But the G forces at the bottom would be too much

  • skeet skeet

    it’s art, you morons.

  • tha

    LOL!





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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