12.10.10 by Jeff

37 seconds of the Booooooom Party!

Thank youuu to all of you who came out to celebrate my birthday, Shannon’s birthday, and Booooooom’s birthday! It was a PARTY! Jump over to the Facebook Page and tag yourself in the video if you were there!

Thanks to Fortune for hosting the party!













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



  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/51249031@N02/ doris

    wish i was in vancouver…

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ Jeff

      where do ya live doris?

      • http://www.flickr.com/photos/51249031@N02/ doris

        i live in El Salvador, Central America :)

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

        lets have a party there next!

  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/51249031@N02/ doris

    would be cool jeff!

  • http://themodernspirit.com Paul GOins

    WHere can I get a giant poster of that Dog Snowman Photo on the Booooooom homepage?!

  • PAUL

    what’s the name of the song? it makes me remember my party summers.

    • tagb0y

      Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da — The Beatles

    • http://ohmagrathea.tumblr.com mariah drakoulis

      its some sort of amazing remix of ‘why don’t you get a job?’ by the offspring, i think
      party in AUSTRALIA next!

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

        haha noo – its the beatles!!!

  • RON B

    DOPE PARTY!
    throw another?

  • katia

    so, do you want throw a party like this in australia now? thaaaaaaankyou!

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ Jeff

      i doooooo

  • ERIN

    yeah australia!!!!!!!!

  • http://www.navratiljudit.com judit

    and hungary!





30.05.16 by Jeff

Music Video: Rapper Dumbfoundead’s Hilarious Response to Hollywood ‘Whitewashing’

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Hollywood whitewashing has been in the news a lot lately. One catalyst being the announcement earlier this year that Scarlett Johansson landed a lead role in the remake of Ghost in the Shell, and many wondering why it couldn’t have gone to someone of Asian descent. Korean rapper Dumbfoundead (Jonathan Park) offers up a humorous response, adding himself into a montage of blockbuster films and popular television shows, playing everyone from John Snow to Danny Tanner.

Park told to NBC News that he “wanted to flip the script on the conversation everybody was having about the whitewashing of Hollywood and ‘yellow-wash’ some of the most iconic films starring white male leads.”

This is definitely one of my favourite music videos this year! Watch Dumbfoundead’s “Safe” on Booooooom TV.

29.05.16 by Staff

Colourful Layered Ceramics by Korean Artist Jongjin Park

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Currently working on his PhD in ceramics at Kookmin University in Seoul, Jongjin Park creates a curiously teetering and layered look in this ongoing series of colourful ceramics. See more images from “Artistic Stratum” below.

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29.05.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Adele Renault

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You may remember Belgian artist Adele Renault from her pigeon portraits (click here for previous post). This is a selection of work from her time in Burkina Faso and the focus of her upcoming exhibition Les Hommes Intègres. Check out more images below or at art is just a four letter word Gallery in Germany starting June 4th.

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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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