11.03.11 by Jeff

Sam Winston

Sam Winston has finished the other half of his incredible “Birth-day” drawing. 70,000 black circles on white paper to accompany the 100,000 white circles on black paper. The drawings represent the number of deaths and births (respectively) in a waking day.

birth-day sam winston drawing

birth-day sam winston drawing

birth-day artist sam winston drawing

birth-day sam winston drawing

birth-day sam winston drawing













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



  • check out the incredible Orphan project on his site as well!

  • daniesh

    really cool ideas behind all the work on his site

  • alinazarzar

    Really really great work and great details.

  • Pamela

    Beautiful, I love the meaning behind it.

  • lapetitefaon

    I love these! So so wonderful! HUGE FAN of the artist, everyone should go admire every other thing on his website! Kalli (broken glass reassembled and framed) is my favorite, such thought and labor into all of his pieces!

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  • i just stumbled over your blog and love love love it. wonderful work u are doing here.

    sam winstons work is fantastic.

    • cheers Sencillez, welcome!

  • Superb!!!





23.06.17 by Jeff

5 Questions You Must Answer (or die)

This is our weekly discussion post where I ask 5 questions and you answer them (I answer them too). If you missed them, the previous 5 Questions posts are HEREHEREHERE and HERE.

 

The Questions

1- What’s your favourite piece of useless trivia?

2- What’s a bargain bin movie that’s actually really good?

3- How many times do you think you’ve stolen something in your life?

4- Describe your favourite procrastination technique.

5- What’s a unique question that I can use for a future 5 Questions post?

 

 

23.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Luke Ramsey

Loving these paintings from “Out In It” by Luke Ramsey, which is just coming down at Madrona Gallery, part of his artist residency in Victoria, BC. This is what summer feels like here. Have a look at more from the series as well as a couple murals below!

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23.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Luis Garcia aka OOGLIOO

Loving these weird drawings by San Diego-based artist Luis Garcia aka OOGLIOO. Have a look at a couple more below!

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22.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Gareth Cadwallader

A selection of paintings by British artist Gareth Cadwallader (another great find from Supersonic). More images below.

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22.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Steve Chmilar

Paintings by Canadian artist (and musician) Steve Chmilar, born in Grand Prairie, Alberta and now living in Toronto, Ontario. His upcoming show “Wrong Century” starts June 23rd at 7pm at Hashtag Gallery (Toronto). More images below.

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