04.07.12 by Jeff

Installation using 84 Miles of coloured string by Hot Tea

Installation using 84 Miles of coloured string by Hot Tea
“Letting Go” by Hot Tea (Eric Rieger). This interpretation of the sun is made of 84 miles of coloured string. The piece is currently on view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts. Would love to lie down and read a book under this thing.

Watch a time-lapse of the piece being constructed below!

Installation using 84 Miles of coloured string by Hot Tea

Installation using 84 Miles of coloured string by Hot Tea

Installation using 84 Miles of coloured string by Hot Tea

Installation using 84 Miles of coloured string by Hot Tea

Installation using 84 Miles of coloured string by Hot Tea

flickr.com/people/hotandtea

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



  • Naty

    This makes me remember the work of Jesus Soto. A Venezuelan amazing artist. http://www.flickr.com/photos/13269537@N08/2224897884/

  • Jaime

    any idea what the song is ?





26.08.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Ryan Travis Christian

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Drawings by artist Ryan Travis Christian. More images below.

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25.08.16 by Jeff

Animation of the Day: “I’m Dead Inside”

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One of my favourite animators Dan Britt returns with another brilliant short, “I’m Dead Inside”, handling the visuals and the music! He previously contributed to Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared and made the brilliant animation “I Decided to Leave”. I can’t really tell if things like this are considered dark humour or just regular humour anymore. Maybe you can let me know one way or the other.

I highly recommend you watch “I’m Dead Inside” over on Booooooom TV.

25.08.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Kajahl Benes

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A selection of paintings by Brooklyn-based artist Kajahl Benes. More images below.

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25.08.16 by Jeff

Pattern — The Simple Drawing App Every Designer Has Been Waiting For

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Pattern is a fantastic little iPad app (available in the App Store as of today) created by former Facebook product designer Andy Chung, specifically for the purpose of ideation and early stage design. Its simple tools and charming interface feel equal parts whiteboard and grid paper.

I love this app! You can see in the video clip below just how beautifully considered it is. Everything feels natural and intuitive, and it makes creating with the Apple Pencil and gestures fast and fun. A web layout with notes scrawled over it, literally takes seconds.

 

 

Andy has given us 5 promo codes to download Pattern for free! We’ll hook up the first 3 people who leave a comment here telling us what crazy thing you hope it will help you design.

At the end of the day we’ll also pick 2 more people from all the comments to also receive the promo codes (I may pick the funniest two answers, just saying).

Hit the button below and scroll to the bottom of this post to leave a comment! There’s a few more images of the app down there as well.

 

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23.08.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Rune Fisker

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A selection of work by Danish illustrator Rune Fisker. More images below.

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