08.11.11 by Jeff

Booooooom x Poketo / Winner

A couple months ago we teamed up with Poketo for their first-ever open call for a wallet design. We narrowed down the hundreds of entries down to five finalists and then we left the decision up to you. You guys voted Andrew Lawandus the winner, and that winning design is now a part of the Poketo archives and available in super limited edition!

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Poketo has just posted an interview with Andrew here.

Snag one of Andrew’s “Before Life” wallets here.

Booooooom x Poketo “After Life” wallet series here.













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







28.06.17 by Jeff

Beautiful Cut Feather Art by Chris Maynard

In the hands of Chris Maynard, a shed bird feather becomes breathtaking art. Have a look at more of his delicate work below.

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28.06.17 by Jeff

Webcomic Name by Alex Norris

Alex Norris’ webcomic name is Webcomic Name and each instalment ends with the exact same punchline. It shouldn’t be funny but there’s something really great about the innocent way Alex approaches each idea. Have a look at some more below!

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27.06.17 by Jeff

Instagram of the Day: Artist Creates Vintage VHS Versions of Modern Movies

If you grew up in the 80s you’re really gonna like this Instagram account. Steelberg takes current films and makes fantastic retro VHS covers for them. Many of you will be too young to have ever gone to a store to rent a video but seeing these makes me kinda miss the whole movie-choosing ritual. Have a look at more VHS covers below.

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27.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Alain Delorme

French artist Alain Delorme digitally distorts reality in his series “Totems” in which people are captured around Shanghai with precarious piles of objects. More images below.

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27.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Hula

A long overdue selection of spectacular work by Hawaiian artist Sean Yoro aka Hula, whose water murals have become his signature over the past couple years. More images below.

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