05.11.10 by Jeff

Mike Davis

Paintings by Mike Davis.

artist painter painting mike davis

artist painter painting mike davis

artist painter painting mike davis

artist painter painting mike davis

artist painter painting mike davis

artist painter painting mike davis

artist painter painting mike davis

artist painter painting mike davis

artist painter painting mike davis

artist painter painting mike davis

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

  • http://lensverse.com/ LensVerse

    There’s definitely some Dalí influence here. The imagery is pretty cool to look at.

    • Giimo

      the first one.Dalí pure

  • Shea Kennedy

    Yes I wish I was the first one to say it but I totally agree it has a sort of Dali-esque to it. This work is a lot less abstract which gives it a nice story telling property. I love it!

  • SNOR

    i definitely had the right amount of dali in it. more wouldve been too much. skill is absolutely there. bravo. real impressive.

  • http://www.davidisrestless.com davidisrestless

    I’m sold.

  • Kevin Be

    Albrecht Dürer, Hieronymus Bosch, and Salvador Dalí had a baby.

  • Cristofer

    I also see some Bosch influence. These are great.

  • Zachary

    love the carried over themes (snakes, birds, fire, smoke.)

  • JAV

    Omega-rad. I see the Dali… Also kinda Bosch-ish…


    deeply esoteric

  • Lea

    I like the second one. It’s like an illustration for Hebbels poem “Winterlandschaft”.
    And the fifth … I really really like this style.

  • http://lovestodream.blogspot.com/ ginger

    Loved his work this is the kinda art i love he thinks out of the box!Outstanding & clever!

  • Oliver

    Deinfitly a little Bosch here.. but it all looks very alchemical tarot to me. Great!

  • http://valnouveau.blogspot.com valeria

    like it, cool work, looks like Dali and Bosco

  • http://robertcritchlow.com robbie c

    its awesome to see fresh surrealism done supremely

  • Sean Wilson

    i was thinking bosch and dali and a little pieter brueghel, but i definitly see the durer….. love the work

  • Laste

    Reach for that monarch!

  • Dan

    Whoa! These are pretty amazing!

27.05.16 by Jeff

Elaborate Salt Labyrinths by Japanese Artist Motoi Yamamoto


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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27.05.16 by Staff

Google Cultural Institute’s New Art Camera


It took the Google Cultural Institute five years to archive 200 artworks in super high resolution (we’re talking gigapixels). Now they’ve scanned 1,000 in just a few months all thanks to a new camera! The device, dubbed the Art Camera, has cut down capture time from a full day to around 30 minutes. With 20 cameras built, Google has been lending them out to major institutions in cities across the globe free of charge!

It is pretty incredible how far you can zoom into the artworks; have a look here. Watch the video below.

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27.05.16 by Staff

Photographer Spotlight: Maria Baoli


A selection of images from Maria Baoli’s latest series, which involves a mirrored triangle highlighting simple daily gestures that usually go unnoticed. More images from “Kaleidoscopic” below.

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27.05.16 by Staff

Illustrator Spotlight: Sally Deng


Selection of work by Los Angeles-based illustrator Sally Deng. More images below.

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Illustrator Spotlight: AJ Dungo


Selection of work by illustrator AJ Dungo. More images below.

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