13.10.11 by Jeff

Danny Vermette

Who do you call when you want giant zombie sculptures of Biggie and Tupac for your dead rapper Halloween bash? Danny Vermette, that’s who.

Danny Vermette Vancouver based installation artist

Watch the video below!


Video by Salazar

http://dannyvermette.com/













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



  • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ Jeff

    bonus points because danny is also the nicest guy you will meet!

    • Barbara Vermette

      Thatnks Jeff. I agree. He IS a nice guy and I am very proud of him.
      signed: A proud Mama

      • Carol McLeod

        Barbara how can he not be a nice guy with you as parents. What a neat video. I am sure he is envied by a lot of people for doing something he seems passionate about and seems to have fun doing it. Very interesting and good for him.

  • http://society6.com/chasekunz Spoons Kunz

    this is amazing! love seeing the process behind it.

  • Steven Duncan

    thoroughly entertaining! now, it is finally october.

  • http://briteweb.com Rio

    Danny is a G. plain and simple. You’d be hard pressed to find a more resourceful person on any type of production. Great feature on him and his work. holla @Salazar too!

  • http://panicparty.blogspot.com Mike

    I love any kind of peak into an artist’s process, always very inspirational for me — this was no exception. Hugely creative and very entertaining! Thanks for posting this!





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