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

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



  • where is it possible to buy these amazing things?

  • Amazing Rainbows floating like Tibetan prayer Flags…

  • mp

    Reminds me of a stitched Rothko, very cool.

    • Woah, I was just thinking the same.

      • Jp

        psycho!
        duh.
        jajajaja
        great.
        Rothko… intense
        ja!

  • I want one for my empty new walls!

  • Love these quilts! Fresh kind of art.

  • lapetitefaon

    I WANT ONE!

  • 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!





26.06.16 by Staff

Gold-Fused Sculptures Made From Remnants of Shattered Porcelain

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According to Korean tradition, artisans have a habit of destroying and discarding imperfect pieces. Since 2001 Korean artist Yeesookyung has taken these porcelain fragments, creating beautiful, imperfect sculptures by fusing them with gold leaf in the Japanese tradition of kintsugi. See more images from “Translated Vase” below.

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24.06.16 by Jeff

Photographer Spotlight: Quentin Shih

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Photos by Quentin Shih, who splits time between New York, Paris, and Beijing. More images below.

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Artist Spotlight: Peter Wileman

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Paintings by Peter Wileman. More images below.

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Photographer Spotlight: Julien Mauve

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Another fantastic narrative series by Paris-based photographer Julien Mauve (click here for previous posts). More images from “After Lights Out” below.

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24.06.16 by Staff

Drones Capture Disparity Between Rich and Poor in South Africa

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Cape Town-based photographer Johnny Miller reveals distinct lines between rich and poor in a striking (and unsettling) series of photographs. Taken using drones, the aerial perspective presents the harsh reality of past Apartheid policies and the continued disparity in a way that can’t be ignored. Check out more images from “Unequal Scenes” below.

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