24.01.11 by Jeff

Kim Eichler-Messmer

Hand-dyed quilts by Kim Eichler-Messmer.

Hand-dyed quilts by Kim Eichler-Messmer

Hand-dyed quilts by Kim Eichler-Messmer

Hand-dyed quilts by Kim Eichler-Messmer

via: uglygreen

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

  • http://sknnyjns.tumblr.com Jamie

    where is it possible to buy these amazing things?

  • http://www.hazlotopics.com Hazlo, Painter

    Amazing Rainbows floating like Tibetan prayer Flags…

  • http://everydayiveknownyou.com mp

    Reminds me of a stitched Rothko, very cool.

    • http://alexandercline.blogspot.com Alex

      Woah, I was just thinking the same.

      • Jp

        Rothko… intense

  • http://www.robertogoya.com Roberto Goya

    I want one for my empty new walls!

  • http://twitter.com/icantkeepquiet Carrie

    Love these quilts! Fresh kind of art.

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  • An Old Friend

    For those who haven’t found it yet, Kim has a shop on Etsy: http://www.etsy.com/shop/kimem I’m an old friend of hers, and she recently mentioned that Etsy themselves recently bought one of her quilts! Go Kim!

28.11.15 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: j.frede


Beautifully combined images in this series by Los Angeles-based artist j.frede. Made with seemingly banal landscape photographs purchased at flea markets and arranged into a single scene, these collages effectively merge different times and places together, creating entirely new landscapes. The gorgeous framing is really makes this simple idea quite striking. More images from Fiction Landscapes below.

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28.11.15 by Staff

Video of the Day: Soupcans “Siamese Brutality”


You won’t see images being moved by hand and an exacto knife done as entertainingly as this! Check out Montreal-based filmmaker/miniaturist Winston Hacking’s “paperteering” skills at work in the video for Toronto punk band Soupcans’ track “Siamese Brutality” below!

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28.11.15 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Ákos Major


Gorgeous skylines and cityscapes by Hungarian photographer Ákos Major. More images from his series “Urbanesque” below!

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28.11.15 by Staff

Video of the Day: “Life is a Dance” by Sebastian Linda

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Incredible energy in the filming/editing of this dance video by artist/filmmaker Sebastian Linda. Visual style is very similar to Leonardo Dalessandri’s “Watchtower of Turkey” (featured here) but I’d say it’s a much better fit with this type of content. Check out “Life is a Dance” below!

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27.11.15 by Jeff

#TheCreatorClass x Canon Presents: #SHOOTITYOURSELF


#SHOOTITYOURSELF, a new video series by #TheCreatorClass and Canon, features some of Instagram’s most popular photographers sharing some insights into how they create their signature images. In this episode, Dylan Furst (@fursty) explores some of the beautiful trails in Vancouver’s backyard.

Watch the video below!

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