09.05.12 by Jeff

Shaun Ferguson

Artist painter Shaun Ferguson paintings
Paintings by Shaun Ferguson.

Artist painter Shaun Ferguson paintings

Artist painter Shaun Ferguson paintings

Artist painter Shaun Ferguson paintings

Artist painter Shaun Ferguson paintings

Artist painter Shaun Ferguson paintings

Artist painter Shaun Ferguson paintings

Artist painter Shaun Ferguson paintings

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



  • escobar

    wow these are beautiful. i love the muted palette.

  • lepetitfaon

    beautiful style and technique, a certain serenity to these however I somehow wish the subjects were doing more in them, I think they would be so beautiful with some more movement

  • Museich

    I agree, lepetitfaon: “beautiful style and technique, a certain serenity to these however I somehow wish the subjects were doing more in them.” I respect your thoughts. I feel, though, that additional activity would detract from the sole existence that each subject (action, individual and window) represents; quietly and strongly. Escobar, states a significant attribute which is solidly conveyed: “muted palette.” Love the texture.





22.02.17 by Jeff

Photo of Namib-Naukluft National Park in Namibia Looks Like a Painting

This is not a painting! The image above is a photo by Frank Krahmer (see the image larger). I saw this pop up on Reddit and had to investigate.

The image is from Namib-Naukluft National Park which is part of the Namib Desert (considered the world’s oldest desert according to Wikipedia). I found a similar image on National Geographic which gives you a sense of the scale of the dunes and camel thorn trees. The image below was shot by Frans Lanting.

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22.02.17 by Staff

“Black Drawings” by Artist Michael Aaron Lee

New York City-based artist Michael Aaron Lee covers paper with grease pencil before cutting through with a printmaker’s gouge, uncovering the white underneath. See more images from “Black Drawings” below.

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22.02.17 by Staff

Reader Submission: Jason Parker

A selection of work by artist Jason Parker who participated in this month’s Reader Submissions (click here to submit your work!). More images below.

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22.02.17 by Staff

Book Giveaway: Chromaphilia by Stella Paul

Phaidon is releasing a new book all about colour and art. Written by author and art historian Stella Paul, Chromaphilia invites readers to consider the many ways that colour has been theorized and utilized to express meaning and emotion throughout different time-periods and cultures.

Each chapter of the book covers a specific colour (Red, Blue, Purple, Gold, Yellow, Green, White, Grey and Black), and offers insight, artwork and anecdotes you probably didn’t know. Like how Yves Klein’s obsession with a particular shade of blue led him to develop his own customized (and patented) paint. Or how many crushed bugs it used to take to make the coveted red dye used for royal garments. (The answer is 70,000!)

Check out more images from Chromaphilia below or grab yourself a copy when it’s released on March 13th. We also have one to give away! To snag the book, simply post a link to any Booooooom article in the comment section below and write 1 sentence about the artist’s use of colour.

The winner will be selected in two weeks!

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22.02.17 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Haley Josephs

Paintings by Seattle-born, New York City-based artist Haley Josephs. See more images below.

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