10.08.12 by Jeff

Question Of The Day

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I’ve asked it before but I always like reading your answers, feel free to respond in the comments below or tweet to me @Booooooom.








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



  • making art. period.

    • ^ three periods there – serious statement

  • Lauren

    knowledge and evolving into higher states of consciousness!

  • Living our truths.

  • Pattiguo

    collecting my grandma’s clothes 🙂

  • Stripe

    Skateboarding

  • Dalton Sjogren

    Passionate People.

  • Shaya

    collaborating with like minded/open minded people. 

  • The intersection of spatial science and poetry.

  • The intersection of spatial science, poetry and physiology.

  • Gaston Sanford

    The ocean

  • Anika

    about living life to the fullest.

  • moving to Canada

  • moving to Canada

  • Lu

    beauty

  • Samantha

    sailboats.

  • Meg

    The Bond, not the object

  • Alison

    visual. art. triple period. making it, living it, experiencing it, working with it and other artist that make it.

  • IrenaKara

    making life a piece of art





30.08.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Lotta Hannerz

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A selection of paintings by artist Lotta Hannerz. More images below.

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30.08.16 by Staff

Artist Dominic Wilcox Creates Art Exhibition Specifically For Dogs

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London-based artist and designer Dominic Wilcox (if you don’t know who he is you have to watch this) has come up with the ultimate contemporary art exhibition for dogs as part of an initiative to encourage people to play more with their pets.

Working in consultation with veterinary experts, installations include an open car window simulator and a 10 ft ball pit made to look like a dog bowl filled with dog food. Paintings by artists Claire Mallison, Joanne Hummel-Newell, Robert Nicol and Michelle Thompson hang low to the ground and specifically draw on colours within dogs’ visual spectrum.

Such a great idea! Check out more images and video of the exhibit below, including some of Wilcox’s preliminary sketches!

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30.08.16 by Staff

Booooooom Giveaway: Pictoplasma NYC Conference Tickets!

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Pictoplasma is headed to Mexico and New York! Pictoplasma Academy will be in Mexico City October 25th – November 1st! Hosting inspirational lectures and daily workshops revolving around the theme of character development, the week-long program is designed to help a select group of participants further their personal style across a variety of mediums – from drawing and illustration to sculpture and visual storytelling. The deadline for applications is September 1st!

Following the Academy, Pictoplasma heads to New York City for a one-day art and design conference. Held on November 4th, the jam-packed program includes animation screenings, panel discussions and inspiring talks by artists like renowned illustrator Jean Jullien and GIF-wunderkind Julian Glander.

We’ve got 2 pairs of tickets to giveaway to the NYC conference! So if you can get yourself to New York (or you already live there) simply hit the “Read More” button and leave a comment below! Tell us about your favourite animated character, and why you like them. We’ll pick two winners in two weeks.

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30.08.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Alex Jenkins

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A bunch of terrific work by London-based illustrator Alex Jenkins. More images below.

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29.08.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: David Jien

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A selection of drawings by Los Angeles-based artist David Jien. More images below.

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