15.05.12 by Jeff

A Brief History of John Baldessari narrated by Tom Waits

A Brief History of John Baldessari narrated by Tom Waits
This is awesome. John Baldessari’s life condensed into 6 minutes. I want my life narrated by Tom Waits, please.

Watch the video below!

A Brief History of John Baldessari narrated by Tom Waits

A Brief History of John Baldessari narrated by Tom Waits

A Brief History of John Baldessari narrated by Tom Waits

This film was commissioned by LACMA for their first annual “Art + Film Gala” honoring John Baldessari and Clint Eastwood.

Directed by Henry Joost & Ariel Schulman

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



  • Oh man, been waiting for this to show up online. Soooo good.

  • And I Like Candy A Lot

    I love this video more than candy.

  • Gerhard Human

    Anything said by Tom has to be legendary… have to watch…now.

  • Gerhard Human

    OK. Watched it. Amazed. Inspired for the next week. At least

  • jasmin schaschl

     what a perfect match! love it

  • lepetitfaon

    I love that the sense of humor of this film completely captures the sense humor of the artist, oh and “you have to be possessed” brilliant advice! 





29.06.16 by Jeff

Graphic Designer Spotlight: Bráulio Amado

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Gorgeous poster designs by Bráulio Amado, a Portuguese graphic designer based in Brooklyn, New York. More images below.

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29.06.16 by Staff

10 Illustrators React to Brexit

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Pep Montserrat

 

Jean Jullien created the memorable illustration, “Peace for Paris,” in response to the terrorist attacks last year. Now a number of illustrators (including Jullien) are similarly responding to last week’s EU referendum in the form they know best. Check out more images below.

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29.06.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Marie Thibeault

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A selection of paintings by San Pedro, California-based artist Marie Thibeault. More images below.

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29.06.16 by Staff

Sunwheel Made Up of Hundreds of Gold Plates

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Portuguese-Italian collective Moradavaga have built a shimmering sunwheel for the annual Festa de São João do Porto (Festival of St John of Porto) in Portugal. Measuring eight meters in diameter, the piece is the result of hundreds of gold plates, fitted together in such a way that they move independently according to changes in wind and light, as well as rotations manually controlled by passersby. See more images and video of the reflective installation below!

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28.06.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Lee Kyutae

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Gorgeous drawings by illustrator Lee Kyutae. More images below.

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