13.07.11 by Jeff

Ki Yoong

Drawings by Ki Yoong.

Drawings by artist Ki Yoong

Drawings by artist Ki Yoong

Drawings by artist Ki Yoong

Drawings by artist Ki Yoong

Drawings by artist Ki Yoong

Drawings by artist Ki Yoong

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

  • http://heyitsalexp.com heyitsAlexP

    These are beyond cool! Wondering if the lighting in the last a photographic effect, or did he shade it that way?

    • http://joshsender.com Josh

      Yeah, I was wondering the same thing- would be pretty legit if the latter. And if not, it’s still a nice presentation

      • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ Jeff

        its a photo of a drawing in progress!

  • http://wertn.com/blog Gugu’

    0_0 NICE

    (same question..)

  • http://juenology.com Mary Sohn

    the old man’s face is absolutely gorgeous

  • Sebastian

    Wow these are beyond wonderful. These are tidy, rigid, and amazing. I love the girl with the skull on top of her head.

  • http://501cyan.tumblr.com/ söl

    I was wondering the same thing. Beautiful!

  • http://www.backsidefive.com Joe

    The last picture is very nice, I love the eyes!

29.05.16 by Staff

“NGURAALAMI” by Artist Otis Hope Carey


Otis Hope Carey explores his indigenous heritage in a series that mixes 1960s optical art with themes of home and dreams of safe passage for his ancestors and the Gumbaynggirr people. His first solo exhibition, “NGURAALAMI,” will be on display at China Heights Gallery in Surry Hills (Sydney) starting May 27th. More images and video below!

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27.05.16 by Jeff

Elaborate Salt Labyrinths by Japanese Artist Motoi Yamamoto


Japanese Artist Motoi Yamamoto’s incredible, labyrinthine installations are the result of 45 hours of meticulously piled grains of salt, strewn inside a medieval castle in the South of France. I’ve posted about his work several times (here, here, here) but I never grow tired of it.

See more images of “Floating Garden” and “Labyrinth” below or as part of the exhibition Univers’sel at Aigues-Mortes until November 30th.

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27.05.16 by Staff

Google Cultural Institute’s New Art Camera


It took the Google Cultural Institute five years to archive 200 artworks in super high resolution (we’re talking gigapixels). Now they’ve scanned 1,000 in just a few months all thanks to a new camera! The device, dubbed the Art Camera, has cut down capture time from a full day to around 30 minutes. With 20 cameras built, Google has been lending them out to major institutions in cities across the globe free of charge!

It is pretty incredible how far you can zoom into the artworks; have a look here. Watch the video below.

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27.05.16 by Staff

Photographer Spotlight: Maria Baoli


A selection of images from Maria Baoli’s latest series, which involves a mirrored triangle highlighting simple daily gestures that usually go unnoticed. More images from “Kaleidoscopic” below.

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27.05.16 by Staff

Illustrator Spotlight: Sally Deng


Selection of work by Los Angeles-based illustrator Sally Deng. More images below.

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