04.01.12 by Jeff

Being Elmo

Being Elmo: A puppeteer's journey film by Constance Marks
“Being Elmo”, a film by Constance Marks about Sesame Street’s Senior Puppet Coordinator and creator of Elmo, Kevin Clash. This is a must-see documentary if there ever was one! Magical from beginning to end.

Watch the trailer below!

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



  • when will they release a box set of sesame street? i will pay $$$$$$$$$$$ when they do

  • There is a BEHIND THE SCENES of Henson’s LABYRINTH from 1986. It’s magnificent! Here’s part one: http://youtu.be/9Qd8IEQSxDQ

    • thanks for this link – i love watching this stuff

  • Cool-looking doc, but 0:28 is gonna give me nightmares…

    • TOASTRANDER

      haha… THATS EXACTLY WHAT I WAS THINKING. terrified.

  • Yesss.

  • Joostthehost

    Wow! This gave me goosebumps!

  • This trailer made me cry! In a good way I think ha!





29.05.17 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Tristan Pigott

New work by artist Tristan Pigott (previously featured here). See more images from his upcoming show “Juicy Bits” below or on display at Cob Gallery in London June 8 – July 1.

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29.05.17 by Staff

“Works Sighted” by Artist Anna Valdez

Paintings by Oakland-based artist Anna Valdez. Click here for previous posts. See more images from “Works Sighted” below or on display at Hashimoto Contemporary in San Francisco June 3 – 24.

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29.05.17 by Staff

“Cats & Plants” by Artist Stephen Eichhorn

Chicago-based artist Stephen Eichhorn combines images of cats with flowers, cacti, shells and minerals. 200 of his cat collages have been compiled into a new book. See more of Eichhorn’s work below or check out Cats & Plants, available for pre-order via independent publisher Zioxla.

A limited-edition print is also available. For every purchase of either the book or print, a can of cat food will be donated to a non-profit working to rescue cats from shelters and find them loving homes.

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29.05.17 by Jeff

POW! WOW! DC 2017

Madsteez

 

International Art Festival POW! WOW! just rolled through Washington, D.C. and 15 artists blanketed the NoMa area with colourful murals. You should peep the @powwowworldwide Instagram as the team is now in the Middle East for the first-ever POW! WOW! Israel. No rest for the wicked! More images from POW! WOW! DC below.

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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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