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 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.





26.05.17 by Staff

“Light Barrier” by Artists Kimchi and Chips


An otherworldly audio-visual phenomenon by South Korean artists Kimchi and Chips (aka Mimi Son and Elliot Woods). Constructing an elaborate apparatus out of hundreds of projectors, mirrors and speakers the duo experiment with the materialization of objects from beams of light. Check out more images and video below!

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26.05.17 by Jeff

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26.05.17 by Jeff

Photographer Camilo Jose Vergara Photographs The Same Locations Repeatedly Over 40 Years

No heat, landlord in front of New St. and Newark St., Newark, 1980

New St. and Newark St., Newark, 2015

 

Photographer Camilo José Vergara has committed more than four decades of his life to his photographic archive project “Tracking Time”. Year after year he has returned to poor, minority communities around the United States to re-photograph them from the same vantage points. In 2013, Vergara was awarded the National Humanities Medal by President Barack Obama, and was the first photographer ever to receive this honour.

See more images of his incredible project below.

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26.05.17 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Miwon Yoon

Lovely work by Korean artist Miwon Yoon. See more images below.

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26.05.17 by Staff

“Solo Together” by Artist Paula Crown

Artist Paula Crown creates 150 ceramic replicas of those iconically cheap disposable red cups for her latest sculptural installation, inviting us to consider the complexity of the mundane and the temporality of togetherness. See more images from “Solo Together” below or on display at 10 Hanover gallery in London until June 8.

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