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.





27.06.16 by Jeff

Photographer Spotlight: Susan Worsham

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A selection of photos from “By The Grace of God” by photographer Susan Worsham. More images below.

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27.06.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Yoshitoshi Kanemaki

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Mind-melting sculptures by artist Yoshitoshi Kanemaki, from Chiba, Japan. More images below.

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27.06.16 by Jeff

Photographer Spotlight: Heikki Kaski

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Photos by Heikki Kaski. More images below.

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26.06.16 by Jeff

Photographer Spotlight: Jason Travis

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A random assortment of images by Los Angeles photographer Jason Travis, from his Tumblr. More photos below.

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26.06.16 by Staff

Gold-Fused Sculptures Made From Remnants of Shattered Porcelain

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According to Korean tradition, artisans have a habit of destroying and discarding imperfect pieces. Since 2001 Korean artist Yeesookyung has taken these porcelain fragments, creating beautiful, imperfect sculptures by fusing them with gold leaf in the Japanese tradition of kintsugi. See more images from “Translated Vase” below.

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