12.03.12 by Jeff

Vhils

Street artist Vhils Alexandre Farto
Faces painstakingly scratched into the surfaces of walls in Shanghai, by Vhils (Alexandre Farto). Watch the trailer for the film about Vhils’ time in China below! Love the editing.

Street artist Vhils Alexandre Farto

Street artist Vhils Alexandre Farto

Street artist Vhils Alexandre Farto

Street artist Vhils Alexandre Farto

Street artist Vhils Alexandre Farto

Street artist Vhils Alexandre Farto

alexandrefarto.com

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



  • love the monumental qualities of these, and also the ROA pieces you posted–the tremendous in street art is something that’s been on my mind lately, so thanks, Jeff, for adding fuel to the fire!

    • cheers bridget!

  • lapetitefaon

    ohhhh mannnn, this work is incredible, the video shows the energy behind it, and this makes me super stoked for my trip to China this summer, eeek!

  • mermmm

    living in Shanghai currently, my friends and I have been hunting these murals for months, we’ve located all but one. Amazing work!





23.06.17 by Jeff

5 Questions You Must Answer (or die)

This is our weekly discussion post where I ask 5 questions and you answer them (I answer them too). If you missed them, the previous 5 Questions posts are HEREHEREHERE and HERE.

 

The Questions

1- What’s your favourite piece of useless trivia?

2- What’s a bargain bin movie that’s actually really good?

3- How many times do you think you’ve stolen something in your life?

4- Describe your favourite procrastination technique.

5- What’s a unique question that I can use for a future 5 Questions post?

 

 

23.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Luke Ramsey

Loving these paintings from “Out In It” by Luke Ramsey, which is just coming down at Madrona Gallery, part of his artist residency in Victoria, BC. This is what summer feels like here. Have a look at more from the series as well as a couple murals below!

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23.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Luis Garcia aka OOGLIOO

Loving these weird drawings by San Diego-based artist Luis Garcia aka OOGLIOO. Have a look at a couple more below!

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22.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Gareth Cadwallader

A selection of paintings by British artist Gareth Cadwallader (another great find from Supersonic). More images below.

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22.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Steve Chmilar

Paintings by Canadian artist (and musician) Steve Chmilar, born in Grand Prairie, Alberta and now living in Toronto, Ontario. His upcoming show “Wrong Century” starts June 23rd at 7pm at Hashtag Gallery (Toronto). More images below.

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