21.03.12 by Jeff

Akira Beard

Artist painter Akira Beard
Paintings by Akira Beard.

Artist painter Akira Beard

Artist painter Akira Beard

Artist painter Akira Beard

Artist painter Akira Beard

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



  • http://makingmade.com Making Made

    Wow, these are amazing. I’m torn between thinking they look like sculptures made of wax or of zombies. Either way, super cool.

  • http://creativitypays.blogspot.com/ ben

    beautiful! looks like going to madame tussauds with a heat gun and some acid.

  • http://globalyodel.com Jesse Weinberg

    These are great. Thanks for posting.





31.05.16 by Staff

Good News of the Day: Army of 1,000 Ducks Used as Brilliant Pesticide Alternative

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South Africa’s Vergenoegd vineyard in Stellenbosch keeps a flock of over 1,000 Indian Runner ducks to help combat tiny white dune snails that would otherwise destroy the budding vines. The ducks’ upright and slender posture allow them to navigate the rows of plants, clearing up to a hectare a day.

While the cost of keeping all these ducks is significantly higher than standard pesticides, the duck army is so effective that the vineyard uses minimal chemicals and is recognized for its sustainability. See more images by London-born, Cape Town-based photographer Mike Hutchings and a video of the ducks working below!

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Artist Spotlight: Kazuhiro Hori

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Paintings by Japanese artist Kazuhiro Hori. More images below.

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Illustrator Spotlight: Can Çetinkaya

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A selection of work by Ankara, Turkey-based illustrator Can Çetinkaya. More images below.

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Illustrator Spotlight: Seungpyo Hong

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A selection of work by Seungpyo Hong, a Korean illustrator based in London. More images below.

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Artist Spotlight: Lowell Boyers

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A selection of meditative paintings by artist Lowell Boyers. More images below.

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