30.06.11 by Jeff

Aaron Smith

Paintings by Aaron Smith.

Artist painter Aaron Smith painting

Artist painter Aaron Smith painting

Artist painter Aaron Smith painting

Artist painter Aaron Smith painting













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



  • Oh my gosh I love this! This is the kind of painting that I try to accompish myself, but I never get it quite right! This bloke however..

  • These are so amazing! Bonus points for the red nipples in the last one.

  • God bless this man.

  • AKJ

    Pretty Glenn Brown, but in a good way.

  • cockmeow

    ha marry me! fuck man, these are on top of impressive

  • oh wow… totally loving these!!

  • lapetitefaon

    he is one of my favorite artists! love love love!

  • Very nice! Very nice!

  • Wow, fantastic and creative!

  • This is AWESOME.

    This is what I’m actually trying to paint! :D

  • Angela

    Your work is so great! I love how unique it all is, never seen anything like it!

  • I hate that I didn’t paint these.

  • Amazing to see his evolution. After having mastered realism we find him here. Bravo!

  • Great Characters !

  • Mind F**king…”Behold God’s humble servant!” Yykes!!

  • Joe

    Love the use of multi colors versus skin tones. Very cool!





26.05.17 by Jeff

Photographer Camilo Jose Vergara Photographs The Same Locations Repeatedly Over 40 Years

No heat, landlord in front of New St. and Newark St., Newark, 1980

New St. and Newark St., Newark, 2015

 

Photographer Camilo José Vergara has committed more than four decades of his life to his photographic archive project “Tracking Time”. Year after year he has returned to poor, minority communities around the United States to re-photograph them from the same vantage points. In 2013, Vergara was awarded the National Humanities Medal by President Barack Obama, and was the first photographer ever to receive this honour.

See more images of his incredible project below.

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26.05.17 by Staff

“Light Barrier” by Artists Kimchi and Chips


An otherworldly audio-visual phenomenon by South Korean artists Kimchi and Chips (aka Mimi Son and Elliot Woods). Constructing an elaborate apparatus out of hundreds of projectors, mirrors and speakers the duo experiment with the materialization of objects from beams of light. Check out more images and video below!

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26.05.17 by Jeff

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