11.07.11 by Jeff

Luke Ramsey and Finlay Pogue

Collaborations between Luke Ramsey and his 13-year old neighbor Finlay Pogue. Pender Island, BC. Love these!

Artists Luke Ramsey and Finlay Pogue

Artists Luke Ramsey and Finlay Pogue

Artists Luke Ramsey and Finlay Pogue

Artists Luke Ramsey and Finlay Pogue

Artists Luke Ramsey and Finlay Pogue

Artists Luke Ramsey and Finlay Pogue

Artists Luke Ramsey and Finlay Pogue













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



  • Sharene

    wow! these are brilliant

  • they really give a good vibe

  • Yeah they really work well together. I wish I had a talented 13 year old neighbour who could jam with me! Great work.

  • fantastic!

  • These are awesome! I’d love some poster prints of these.

  • Nathan Duffy

    i second that

  • I’ve bought some of Luke’s collaborative books in the past. They are brilliant.

  • awesome

  • ALICKS RENEE

    envy!!

  • Love the colour!!!! Unreal and fantastic artworks!!!!

  • Dougall Dawson

    The story of how these came together sounds like a movie.

  • These are fantastic!! What a cool family!

  • Kolkoze

    Vraiment sympa !





23.08.16 by Jeff

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A selection of work by Danish illustrator Rune Fisker. More images below.

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A selection of work by South Korean illustrator Jee-ook Choi. More images below.

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Illustrator Spotlight: So PineNut

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Experimental Artist Petros Vrellis Creates Detailed Portraits With A Single Thread

 

Born in Greece, with a background in Electrical Engineering as well as Art Science, artist Petros Vrellis has a passion for creating interactive installations that blend art and technology. His latest project is a mesmerizing re-imagining of traditional handicraft.

Using a 28″ aluminum-rimmed loom, Petros runs a single thread from one anchor peg to another to create just the right density and darkening at precise intersections. The end result is a detailed image that emerges from 3000 – 4000 continuous loops (or 1-2 kilometers of thread)!

While Petros is following a set pattern developed from a computer-generated algorithm, as you can see in the time-lapsed video above, the step-by-step process is all done by hand. We had the chance to speak with Petros about his experimental process and why hand-made work still has a place in the digital age. Check out the full interview below!

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