11.06.13 by Jeff

Drew Young / Interview

Drew Young / Interview
I don’t often make back to back posts about the same person but I watched this interview with Drew Young after I had already published the post below.

Drew says some really nice things about me and Booooooom in this video (almost nice to the point where I didn’t want to post it because I don’t wanna be pumping my own tires) so of course I gotta deflect all the praise back to him. He’s my favourite painter in Vancouver and I’ll continue championing his work until everybody knows who he is.

Watch the video below!

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Video by Chris Bentzen for hotartwetcity.com













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



  • jeremy davis

    What a cocky dick! No really, I love his work and attitude.





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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24.06.16 by Jeff

Photographer Spotlight: Quentin Shih

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Photos by Quentin Shih, who splits time between New York, Paris, and Beijing. More images below.

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24.06.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Peter Wileman

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Paintings by Peter Wileman. More images below.

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24.06.16 by Staff

Photographer Spotlight: Julien Mauve

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Another fantastic narrative series by Paris-based photographer Julien Mauve (click here for previous posts). More images from “After Lights Out” below.

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