08.09.11 by Jeff


Paintings by 108.

Italian street artist 108

Italian street artist 108

Italian street artist 108

Italian street artist 108

Italian street artist 108

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

  • http://www.brushd.com Chris

    The leaking effect is really stunning! I love the contrast.

  • http://www.mp-webdesign.co.uk Kelly

    The geometrical, black shapes are so bold and then there’s these elements of colour and texture that creep out of the shapes that contrast against the black. It’s like the black part is a skin and it’s been punctured in places and peeled back to reveal the underside. My favourite is the round one for it’s interesting shape and ‘bleeding’ colour.

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  • http://www.conradcrespin.com conrad

    Those last three are just fantastic.

  • http://www.facebook.com/palek.oblak Павел Евменов

    108 is cool everytime!

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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26.05.16 by Staff

Illustrator Spotlight: AJ Dungo


Selection of work by illustrator AJ Dungo. More images below.

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