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.



  • 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.

  • this is amazing! love seeing the process behind it.

  • Steven Duncan

    thoroughly entertaining! now, it is finally october.

  • 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!

  • 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!





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

Artist Spotlight: Miwon Yoon

Lovely work by Korean artist Miwon Yoon. See more images below.

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26.05.17 by Staff

“Solo Together” by Artist Paula Crown

Artist Paula Crown creates 150 ceramic replicas of those iconically cheap disposable red cups for her latest sculptural installation, inviting us to consider the complexity of the mundane and the temporality of togetherness. See more images from “Solo Together” below or on display at 10 Hanover gallery in London until June 8.

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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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