26.05.11 by Jeff

Automatic Painting

“Automatic Painting” by Eltono for Art Re-Public Festival. Tokyo.

Automatic Painting by Eltono for Art Re-Public Festival Tokyo Japan

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



  • coolest!

  • 🙂

  • demonica

    nice! and they cleaned after themselves =)

  • trip

    a Dadiist, by chance, amazing way to make art.

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  • A great way of taking what the Dadiist have done and bring it into a public forum.

    Kids are the best artists.

  • lapetitefaon

    wow the end result is very beautiful, and I wish the US had a “Children’s Day” what a lovely holiday!

  • toby

    I’ve only just done a basic art history summary unit, but from what I got it was more the surrealists that were interested in chance over the dadaists? But correct me if i’m wrong, I don’t know too much. This is very cool though, reminds me of these drawings I used to do when I was younger where I drew monsters depending on what things I drew out of different hats (one hat for number of legs, one for number of arms, one for number of eyes, and like, and ‘accessories’ one with wings, hats, tails etc.)

  • whats interesting to me about this project- is how it affected the people who participated in it. how did it affect the rest of their day? their thoughts? and the domino reaction of that to further events in their lives…





30.09.16 by Staff

Photographer Spotlight: Kari Medig

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We’re joining forces with our friends at Destination BC to spotlight some of our favourite photographers living and working in British Columbia, aka the beautiful province we’re lucky to call home. First up is Kari Medig! See more images and our interview with Kari below!

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30.09.16 by Staff

Best of Kickstarter: Lecture in Progress by It’s Nice That’s Will Hudson

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Our friend Will Hudson (founder and director of It’s Nice That) is launching an educational resource to help the next generation of creatives find a job after graduation!

Demystifying the practical day-to-day workings of the creative world, Lecture in Progress will offer the kind of advice and industry insight you can’t find anywhere else. Covering everything from the range of jobs that exist, to how much you can expect to be paid, to an inside look at how projects comes together and the studios in which they happen! Check out the video and links below for more information.

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30.09.16 by Jeff

Photographer Spotlight: Vincent van de Wijngaard

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A selection of photos by Vincent van de Wijngaard. More images below.

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30.09.16 by Jeff

Collection of 80 High-Res Textless Movie Posters

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Not sure how this exists??? Someone has uploaded a collection of 80 high-resolution film posters stripped of any text. Can’t tell if they have next-level Photoshop skills or some other kind of voodoo that made this possible. In any case, thank you, Internet. Have a look at them all here. I included a bunch of my favourites below (there’s a common thread to the ones I picked).

*Edit – just discovered that the link I posted was actually a repost and this was originally posted by Reddit user Join_You_In_The_Sun, so I’ve updated the link in the post.

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29.09.16 by Jeff

Watch: “The Junction: A-Trak & Nick Catchdubs”

Here’s episode #3 of our animated series for Red Bull Music Academy, and it’s a peek into the pop culture-filled minds of Fool’s Gold co-founders A-Trak and Nick Catchdubs. Hopefully you’ll find it to be an enjoyable mix of the absurd and the profound (would love to see these two start their own podcast).

The visuals here are a collaborative effort from animator Brandon Blommaert and illustrator Josh Holinaty. The sound design and original music were created by Luigi Allemano.

Make sure you hit full screen on the episode above or watch it nice and big over on Booooooom TV.

Stay tuned for the rest of the episodes! If you missed the first two, watch Episode #1: Chilly Gonzales and Peaches, and watch Episode #2: Kaytranada and River Tiber.