01.08.12 by Jeff

Intricate salt installations by artist Motoi Yamamoto

Salt installations by artist Motoi Yamamoto
More incredible installations made of salt, by Motoi Yamamoto. More images and process videos below!

Salt installations by artist Motoi Yamamoto

Salt installations by artist Motoi Yamamoto

Salt installations by artist Motoi Yamamoto

Salt installations by artist Motoi Yamamoto

Salt installations by artist Motoi Yamamoto

Salt installations by artist Motoi Yamamoto

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



  • Jlnp

    My favorite new artist! :)

  • Ztuart

    Devotee
    Devotion
    Magician
    Magic

  • Whoa – this is nuts. So cool. 

  • lepetitfaon

    these are stunning

  • Dalton Sjogren

    It always sends shivers up my spine to see art work that comes off as so inexplicably beautiful and otherworldly be created by human hands. I especially enjoy his comments about the cleansing process of the work too. Enormously inspirational. 

  • Joel

    unbelievable. so great to be introduced to artists like this. 

  • Lizz Biswell

    See where Motoi Yamamoto will be installing his salt labyrinths next!

    http://halsey.cofc.edu/exhibitions/traveling/return-to-the-sea-saltworks/

  • margarita

    incredible. apart from all the difficulty, it’s sheer aesthetic is giving me shivers.





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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