04.04.11 by Jeff

Aaron De La Cruz + Samuel Rodriguez

Aaron De La Cruz and Sam Rodriguez invade Above Second Gallery next Friday! If you’re out there in Hong Kong do not miss Mano Y Mano.

Aaron De La Cruz + Samuel Rodriguez Mano Y Mano

Aaron De La Cruz + Samuel Rodriguez Mano Y Mano

Aaron De La Cruz + Samuel Rodriguez Mano Y Mano

Aaron De La Cruz + Samuel Rodriguez Mano Y Mano

Aaron De La Cruz + Samuel Rodriguez Mano Y Mano

Aaron De La Cruz + Samuel Rodriguez Mano Y Mano

“Mano Y Mano” by Aaron De La Cruz + Samuel Rodriguez
Friday, April 15th, 2011 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
31 Eastern Street
Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
p: 852.3483.7950













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



  • These all just so cool. The Chinese dragon is the best.

  • wow, talk about two incredibly well developed yet conflicting styles. Id love to see the two combined!

  • Love the second image, gorgeous work!

  • WOW i love that wall.





27.04.17 by Staff

Illustrator Spotlight: Keith Rankin

Another batch of surreal illustrations by Keith Rankin (previously featured here). See more images below.

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27.04.17 by Staff

Photographer Spotlight: Ki Choquette

Photos by Massachusetts-based photographer Ki Choquette. More images from “42°19’25.3″N 72°20’52.7″W” below.

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27.04.17 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Seth Armstrong

New paintings by Los Angeles-based artist Seth Armstrong. Click here for previous posts. His new show “Pretty Deep Shit” opens at Thinkspace Gallery on Saturday! Definitely go check this one out if you live out that way. More images below!

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27.04.17 by Jeff

Photographer Spotlight: Mark Kushimi

Here’s a selection of photos by Honolulu, Hawaii-based photographer, Mark Kushimi, who happens to be the editor-in-chief/co-founder of one of my favourite publications, Contrast Magazine. The image above is from a beautiful series where he turns his Hasselblad on a tripod during the exposure. Have a look at more of his work below.

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26.04.17 by Jeff

Sculptures by Jaime Pitarch Strip Everyday Objects of Their Functionality

Subject, Object, Abject (2006) – Chair, wooden shavings from chair legs

 

I’m obsessed with these sculptures by artist Jaime Pitarch that I came across on the Spencer Brownstone Gallery website. The Barcelona-based artist explores our relationship to household objects by making subtle and not-so-subtle alterations rendering them completely useless. He says the works have “to do with the human being’s inability to identify with the structures he himself has created”.

Have a look at more images below.

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