18.01.13 by Jeff

“The Event of a Thread” installation by Ann Hamilton

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The Event of a Thread” installation by Ann Hamilton just closed at The Armory. I was dying to go after seeing several images of it pop up on Instagram last week, but lucky for us designer/photographer Paul Octavious shot a little video of the installation.

Actually, I’m not sure if lucky is the right word, I’m now a bit more depressed I didn’t get to go. Watch below!

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



  • Mokasi

    Wow! completely immersive magical work! Its like a giant ice-burg/cliff/ Gaudi cathedral spires something…. constantly morphing and evolving its form! BEAUTIFUL !

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

      iceberg totally!

  • LVXXTR

    I was at this show. It was very surreal interaction of either being on the swings or under the cloth or standing on the balcony observing it all.





24.05.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Lisa Kogawa

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Illustrator Lisa Kogawa was born and raised in Japan and is currently living and working in Los Angeles. Really nice variety of styles. More images below.

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24.05.16 by Staff

Photoshopped Selfie Sticks Replace Guns in Popular Movies

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Been seeing a lot of these selfie stick images circulating the net recently and was trying to figure out where they were from. The image above, from Terminator (the best I’ve seen so far) was shared on Twitter last year. Since then a Tumblr has popped up called Guns Replaced with Selfie Sticks sharing similar images from popular movies, and it appears they take submissions. More images below.

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24.05.16 by Jeff

Photographer Spotlight: Ben Roberts

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Madrid-based photographer Ben Roberts has been photographing Spain since 2007 for his series “Más se perdió en Cuba”, which translates to “We lost more when we lost Cuba”. More images below.

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24.05.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: GSULF

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with Sebastien Touache

 
Graf artist GSULF and his friends are on another level. A selection of street paintings below.

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23.05.16 by Jeff

Animation: Yeasayer “Silly Me”

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Another fantastic video by New Media Limited for Yeasayer. “Silly Me” is the prequel to “I Am Chemistry”, and both have a wonderfully strange animation style. Watch it over on Booooooom TV.