16.03.11 by Jeff

James Bills

“Golden Parachutes”, gold leaf and pencil drawings by James Bills.

gold leaf and pencil drawings by artist James Bills golden parachutes

gold leaf and pencil drawings by artist James Bills golden parachutes

gold leaf and pencil drawings by artist James Bills golden parachutes

gold leaf and pencil drawings by artist James Bills golden parachutes

gold leaf and pencil drawings by artist James Bills golden parachutes

gold leaf and pencil drawings by artist James Bills golden parachutes













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



  • As a series these really work, really cool!

  • These are magnificent, Well done James.

  • Brandon Wilson

    Stunning, lots of crisp energy in these.

  • Hitomi

    The third one is incredible.

  • great stuff man!!!!!

    LOVE IT!





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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24.06.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Peter Wileman

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Paintings by Peter Wileman. More images below.

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24.06.16 by Staff

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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