07.03.11 by Jeff

Peter Opheim

Paintings by Peter Opheim.

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artist painter painting peter opheim

artist painter painting peter opheim

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



  • These are really interesting paintings. They look like plasticine mouldings. It’s really cool to see something different. They appear to be inspired by children’s toys or just children in general. The first and last paintings are sort of child-like and almost Picasso-esk. I love the simplicity of the idea but the detail of the paint to give such an effect.

  • hehe

    great stuff!!!

  • Dana

    I just saw this work at VOLTA NY shown by the Steven Zevitas Gallery— they are absolutely beautiful in person. They’re huge and quite haunting.

  • Awkward in such a dope way.

  • Pamela

    The first and the last are my favorites, amazing colors!!

  • Erica

    This is so fab to me.

  • Clarice

    I saw your work at the Volta Show in NY. It was in amazing!!! It really inspired in as an artist.

  • Oh man, so great. Love!





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Animation of the Day: “I’m Dead Inside”

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One of my favourite animators Dan Britt returns with another brilliant short, “I’m Dead Inside”, handling the visuals and the music! He previously contributed to Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared and made the brilliant animation “I Decided to Leave”. I can’t really tell if things like this are considered dark humour or just regular humour anymore. Maybe you can let me know one way or the other.

I highly recommend you watch “I’m Dead Inside” over on Booooooom TV.

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Artist Spotlight: Kajahl Benes

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25.08.16 by Jeff

Pattern — The Simple Drawing App Every Designer Has Been Waiting For

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Pattern is a fantastic little iPad app (available in the App Store as of today) created by former Facebook product designer Andy Chung, specifically for the purpose of ideation and early stage design. Its simple tools and charming interface feel equal parts whiteboard and grid paper.

I love this app! You can see in the video clip below just how beautifully considered it is. Everything feels natural and intuitive, and it makes creating with the Apple Pencil and gestures fast and fun. A web layout with notes scrawled over it, literally takes seconds.

 

 

Andy has given us 5 promo codes to download Pattern for free! We’ll hook up the first 3 people who leave a comment here telling us what crazy thing you hope it will help you design.

At the end of the day we’ll also pick 2 more people from all the comments to also receive the promo codes (I may pick the funniest two answers, just saying).

Hit the button below and scroll to the bottom of this post to leave a comment! There’s a few more images of the app down there as well.

 

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A selection of work by Danish illustrator Rune Fisker. More images below.

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