31.03.11 by Jeff

Nicola Samorì

Paintings by Nicola Samorì. Italy.

artist painter nicola samori painting

artist painter nicola samori painting

artist painter nicola samori painting

artist painter nicola samori painting

artist painter nicola samori painting

artist painter nicola samori painting

artist painter nicola samori painting

artist painter nicola samori painting

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



  • michelle ruby

    Fantastic take on the renaissance rendering without being mundane. Original and haunting! Love it.

  • yes very haunting

  • I love these, especially the 3rd from the top.

  • Give me a feeling anxiety.

  • Lucy

    wooowwwwww, i love these!

  • damn… very cool.

  • sr

    geez… these are amazing

  • classical trash

  • amazing. really nails it.

  • Gene

    These feel very strange and dark. It has a Bacon-esque style to it. And the ‘peeling’ effect is what makes it pop out!

    • ALEX IKHIDE

      OMG!!!! that’s exactly what i thought as well as soon as i saw these!! its sort of a re-imagining of francis bacon’s style and form of work

  • They are all amazing but I really love the fourth one.

  • Eerie and beautiful.

  • heather

    YES

  • Vuk

    Inspiring..It reminds me of Adrain Ghenie, another great artist seen here on booooom

  • Hanna

    love it so so much

  • Alec

    I can’t find any extensive writing on this guy in English, has anyone else?

    Also, does anyone know if the peeling effects are 3d or painted?

  • Wow!!

  • Ll

    beautiful Renaissance

  • um wow

  • lapetitefaon

    Sooooo dark

  • Tete Solitaire

    Don’t Wanna Know How You Did It: You Did It!

  • Ben

    This was new to me I have never seen this type of work it is quite interesting.

  • sepanta

    These works of art all induce the fear is. Also has a fragile structure

  • These are absurdly awesome.

  • ruru

    I’m going to have nightmares tonight. :/

  • Terrel

    SO I am really feeling your work… you are awesoome

  • Absolutly love it. Great technique!

  • ooh wow i love these. love the colours. wow.





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“The concept of creating something beautiful within the context of decay and decline is central to the experience of any street artist. As is the idea that whatever you create might be gone the next day. For the artist, street art is all about embracing that transience and impermanence. And for the audience, it’s about seeing it (and taking photos of it) while you can”

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The Booooooom Creative Job Board

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If you’re a creative looking for work, or a company looking to hire, we are excited to announce our very own creative job board: Booooooom Jobs. Graphic design jobs, curatorial positions in galleries, freelance animation gigs, a wide variety of opportunities to work in a creative field!

A couple of examples: Our friends at Society6 are looking for a Creative Director, and Skillshare has an opening for a Content Producer.

To start, we’re focusing on three cities (New York, Los Angeles, and Vancouver) and will also be posting remote jobs (for those of you who prefer to work from home). All job postings are free for the rest of the month if you use the PROMO CODE: ‘friends’.

Check it out: jobs.booooooom.com

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