18.09.12 by Jeff

QUIK

QUIK a skateboard film featuring Austyn Gillette
Here’s a captivating little skate film, shot entirely from a moving vehicle. Austyn Gillette rips so hard, I had to watch this several times in a row! Watch below!

Directed by Colin Kennedy.

Watch behind the scenes footage here.













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



  • Derek Shih

    What is the background music??? It’s sounds great!!

  • Xallxsewnxupx

    super sick. what is the song? 

  • http://yousaiddance.blog.com/ Impressed impressionist!

    I longboard myself, and I’ve seen loads of vids of boarding of all sort…but never in my world could I imagine anything like this! The easiness in his movements, and the 0% failure is so intense.. Not to talk about the movie itself, that was just super.

  • Paul Gara

    We Barbarians-Chambray

  • Nate

    Sooo good. Been watching this a couple times a week for the past two months.

    the song is:
    We Barbarians – Chambray

  • Jesse Weinberg

    So Fresh!

  • TOASTRANDER

    So well done!

  • http://kartenhaus-faellt.blogspot.de/ rita

    anyone noticed he changed his shirt two times? :) I wish he didn’t tough, but that is pretty much the only thing I do not find utterly amazing. really beautiful work, I like the song and the whole thing!

    • eke

      yes, shirt-switching IMO spoils flow of movie, but this (skating) is gorgeous anyway





29.05.16 by Staff

“NGURAALAMI” by Artist Otis Hope Carey

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Otis Hope Carey explores his indigenous heritage in a series that mixes 1960s optical art with themes of home and dreams of safe passage for his ancestors and the Gumbaynggirr people. His first solo exhibition, “NGURAALAMI,” will be on display at China Heights Gallery in Surry Hills (Sydney) starting May 27th. More images and video below!

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27.05.16 by Jeff

Elaborate Salt Labyrinths by Japanese Artist Motoi Yamamoto

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Japanese Artist Motoi Yamamoto’s incredible, labyrinthine installations are the result of 45 hours of meticulously piled grains of salt, strewn inside a medieval castle in the South of France. I’ve posted about his work several times (here, here, here) but I never grow tired of it.

See more images of “Floating Garden” and “Labyrinth” below or as part of the exhibition Univers’sel at Aigues-Mortes until November 30th.

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27.05.16 by Staff

Google Cultural Institute’s New Art Camera

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It took the Google Cultural Institute five years to archive 200 artworks in super high resolution (we’re talking gigapixels). Now they’ve scanned 1,000 in just a few months all thanks to a new camera! The device, dubbed the Art Camera, has cut down capture time from a full day to around 30 minutes. With 20 cameras built, Google has been lending them out to major institutions in cities across the globe free of charge!

It is pretty incredible how far you can zoom into the artworks; have a look here. Watch the video below.

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27.05.16 by Staff

Photographer Spotlight: Maria Baoli

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A selection of images from Maria Baoli’s latest series, which involves a mirrored triangle highlighting simple daily gestures that usually go unnoticed. More images from “Kaleidoscopic” below.

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27.05.16 by Staff

Illustrator Spotlight: Sally Deng

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Selection of work by Los Angeles-based illustrator Sally Deng. More images below.

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