01.12.11 by Jeff

Sonnenzimmer

Beautiful posters designed by Sonnenzimmer, the Chicago-based studio of painters Nick Butcher and Nadine Nakanishi.

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Nick Butcher and Nadine Nakanishi Sonnenzimmer

Nick Butcher and Nadine Nakanishi Sonnenzimmer

Nick Butcher and Nadine Nakanishi Sonnenzimmer

Nick Butcher and Nadine Nakanishi Sonnenzimmer

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



  • lapetitefaon

    these are lovely and its strange because its not normally what I’m into at all, but they are just done so well, I don’t even get my penchant for them!

  • http://jamescampbell.us James Campbell

    Nice fleshy tones. Wonder-full.

  • http://artappropriatelyamiss.blogspot.com kaycee

    I saw this and liked it, and than saw- nick butcher. And I thought, Nick Butcher? And I used to know him a lifetime ago in Murfreesboro. Yeah NICK! He’s so great. Hooray- Thanks for





27.05.16 by Jeff

Elaborate Salt Labyrinths by Japanese Artist Motoi Yamamoto

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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

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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

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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

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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

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

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