17.06.11 by Jeff

Paul X. Johnson

Illustrations by Paul X. Johnson.

Illustrator Paul X Johnson illustrations

Illustrator Paul X Johnson illustrations

Illustrator Paul X Johnson illustrations

Illustrator Paul X Johnson illustrations

Illustrator Paul X Johnson illustrations













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



  • http://outsideindex.com Outside Index

    i love these illustrations, they have a brilliants awkwardness!

  • http://heyitsalexp.com HeyItsAlexP

    I love the last one, he’s like a cross between a hipster lumberjack and a real lumberjack, or a real lumberjack that wants to be a hipster. Or a Wes Anderson character.

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

    oh yea, love this… especially the one with the titanic sinking

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  • http://www.radwafouda.blogspot.com Radz

    They are all really Awesome, I like this 20’s Noir Crime Stories atmosphere in it, It reminded me of “the Black Dahlia”, “Agatha Christie” and the game “LA Noir”:D

    My most fav. are the First and the Fourth:)

  • lapetitefaon

    Is it weird that I find the first one…sexy? Actually, I’ve never really felt compelled to call drawings sexy but I think basically all of these are somehow!

  • M.N.

    The color combinations. The subject matter. The expressions. They’re all so brilliantly eerie.

  • http://www.ianpawelec.com Ian Pawelec

    Love the classic feel!

  • Name

    Like the woman’s expression in the sinking ship one. She’s all “Oh Christ, do we really have to get up? I was so comfortable.”

  • Sebastian

    Good stuff! i like the one that has the Betty Page type of look and the shades!

  • http://gruztec.ru/ gruztec.ru

    Steel romantic!!! Brilliant! artworks are great.

  • Acid Minnelli

    This illustrator should do an Ayn Rand Graphic novel.
    Dispassionate outlooks are why I live.

  • http://www.backsidefive.com Joe

    Love the picture of the woman that is “part of the wall”, very unique!





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