03.05.11 by Jeff

Lu Cong

More paintings by Lu Cong.

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artist painter painting lu cong

artist painter painting lu cong

artist painter painting lu cong

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

  • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ Jeff

    i love how the subject’s shirt is handled in the first image

    • Vincent Michelangelo

      The whole painting seems to be built up with pointillism, i love it

  • Andrea


    • Samantha Van Geel

      my thoughts exactly

  • http://ggno.blogspot.com GGNO

    their eyes are so creepy

  • http://heyitsalexp.com heyitsAlexP

    The skin texture in the first two is amazing.

  • http://www.kfmgallery.com Kristin Forbes-Mullane

    love the eyes

  • Nambo

    I’m lovin’ the second to last painting, the messy hair is a great touch! plus all the other one’s are amzing as well!

  • http://peep-toe-shoes.tumblr.com/ Ana Tendeiro

    I love the colours. Perfect

  • http://www.hazlotopics.com/blog Hazlo

    Portrait paiting is so difficult! Specially to keep the presence of the model. No make-up at all here. It’s a great work! Thanks for sharing it. My favourite one is on the artist website. It’s called “Study of Verity Jane”…

  • http://weandthecolor.com/ WE AND THE COLOR

    Beautiful creepy!

  • Vincent Michelangelo

    So captivating

  • Vincent Michael Angelo

    Jeff do you have a website for this painter?

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ Jeff

      just click on the artists name!

      • Vincent Michael Angelo

        Its just a redirect to this page

  • cris

    increible me encanta el tratamiento realista casi plastico,

  • http://www.lahabitaciondelarte.com Cruces

    Qué realista parecen fotografias.

  • http://www.rebekahtodd.com Rebekah Todd

    well done but sooo scary! I’d like to know more about the content or the titles!

  • Adele

    The first one looks like she’s hiding a person inside of her… eerie

  • Pamela

    I could stare at each one for hours. They make me feel so vulnerable. Amazing painter :)

  • kj

    beautifully surreal, they have a certain captivating weirdness.

  • luke79

    I love how it’s an asian painting gingers…..yes!!

  • http://www.deptm2.com Mike M

    this are just creepy

  • http://www.guillermomeza.com.ar guillermo meza

    animal eyes

  • http://spaceriksha.wordpress.com/ spaceriksha

    mean something about H-creepy?) look’s like junkies) lol)

  • utro_na_more

    Amazing! Awesome! Love his pictures.

  • John

    Wow! really6 intense!

  • lapetitefaon

    the skin, the eyes, the hair (I think in the order of what I absolutely love about this?!) is just BRILLIANT in the third, my goddddddd

  • http://www.deadbyboredom.tumblr.com @raisabino

    Adorable! Fuckin talented!

  • mina

    wow intense. looks so simple, but they disturb you. the last one just gets u

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#SHOOTITYOURSELF, a new video series by #TheCreatorClass and Canon, features some of Instagram’s most popular photographers sharing some insights into how they create their signature images. In this episode, Dylan Furst (@fursty) explores some of the beautiful trails in Vancouver’s backyard.

Watch the video below!

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This delightful short animation by filmmaker Sihanouk Mariona is an obvious homage to the classic claymation mockumentary, Creature Comforts. “They Crawl Amongst Us!” explores real social issues in New York City via various stereotypical urban pests. Watch the full short below!

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Images move in waves of fragmentation in this video for coquettish-electrodoompop duo Sissi Rada by schnellebuntebilder (a.k.a. Sebastian Huber, Robert Pohle and Johannes Timpernagel). Watch “Sunday” below!

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Photographer Spotlight: John MacLean


London-based photographer John MacLean has a knack for capturing small urban moments with a subtle sense of humour and unexpected beauty. See more images from his diverse series, “City,” below.

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27.11.15 by Staff

Video of the Day: “The Art of the Gag”


In the latest instalment of the brilliant series Every Frame a Painting (click here for previous instalments), Tony Zhou explains The Art of the Gag by the original master of visual comedy, Buster Keaton. With traces of his work in everything from the shots of Wes Anderson, the physicality of Jackie Chan, and the body language of Bill Murray, you’ve seen Buster Keaton even if you think you haven’t. So how did he do it and why is he so influential? Watch (and learn) below!

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