18.10.12 by Jeff

Vincent Valdez: Excerpts for John

Vincent Valdez: Excerpts for John
Filmmakers Mark and Angela Walley follow artist Vincent Valdez for two years as he paints a portrait of his childhood friend, who died after serving in Iraq. Watch below!

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



  • http://twitter.com/mfbolla Bolla

    i feel real sorry for vincent, believe this was a proper tribute aswell

  • http://twitter.com/mfbolla Bolla

    screw war.

  • http://twitter.com/WalleyFilms Mark & Angela Walley

    Thank you so much for sharing our documentary!

    • http://www.booooooom.com/ Jeff Hamada

      great work, both you, tricky to capture not only a portrait of the artist but also the person he is capturing as well





12.02.16 by Staff

Artist Stephen Lund Rides His Bike to Create GPS Doodles

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Strava is a popular GPS program used by runners and cyclists to track their workouts. Victoria, British Columbia-based artist Stephen Lund uses the program to create these “GPS Doodles” instead. Pedalling an average of 70 kilometres in a single day for each design, Lund completed 70 doodles last year! Check out a selection of his work below!

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12.02.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Stephanie Brown

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Paintings and tattoos by Chicago-based artist Stephanie Brown. More images below.

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11.02.16 by Jeff

Kanye West “The Life of Pablo” Album Art Generator

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In honour of Kanye’s surprising new album artwork and title, “The Life of Pablo”, Andy, Joey, and Drew made a Kanye Album Art Generator. My version is dedicated to my little friend Mika.

*Update – If you missed the live stream of “The Life of Pablo” and the debut of Yeezy Season 3, it’s playing on a loop here.

11.02.16 by Jeff

OK Go’s Impressive New Music Video Shot in Zero Gravity

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This is nuts! I wonder how many times they had to shoot this (and how much plane fuel was used). Watch “Upside Down & Inside Out” on Booooooom TV.

 

11.02.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: David Slone

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A selection of paintings by artist David Slone. More images below.

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