13.01.14 by Jeff

Augustine Kofie

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Works by Augustine Kofie, one of the participating artists in this year’s Pow! Wow! Hawaii event next month. More below.


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



  • esmone

    wow, what can you say about kofie. one of my absolute favorites. such a distinct style. absolutely adore it. have a few of his pictures hanging on my wall (just print outs, hehe). very, very fresh stuff. that mural is insane, i just can’t believe there aren’t more architects or city planners who involves street artists more in the shaping of neighborhoods. how much of an attraction would a whole neighborhood filled with kofie-murals be, for instance? i’d travel far to see that.





23.09.16 by Staff

35mm Camera Made Entirely with 3D Printing

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SLO is a 35mm camera created by 3D designer Amos Dudley, every part of which is 3D printed, including the lenses (although those took about 5 – 6 hours to be sanded down by hand). Designed with a modular lens and shutter system, the lenses can be swapped in/out and longer exposure photos achieved using the shutter buttons along the top. More images of SLO below! You can also check out Dudley’s blog here, where he documented the entire project.

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23.09.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Judy Kepes

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Drawings by artist Judy Kepes. More images below.

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23.09.16 by Jeff

Photographer Spotlight: Nils Ericson

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Photos from “Iowa” by Brooklyn-based photographer Nils Ericson. Fantastic work. More images below.

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22.09.16 by Staff

Botanical Sculptures Made From Recycled Paper by Artist Kate Kato

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A selection of intricate sculptures by artist Kate Kato. Inspired by botanical illustrations and a love of nature, her pieces are constructed out of recycled materials and natural dyes. See out more images below or at Confluence Gallery (in Washington) October 15 – November 19.

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22.09.16 by Staff

Watch: “Chilly Gonzales & Peaches” by Patrick Doyon

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Excited to officially release the first video in our 6-part series of animated shorts for Red Bull Music Academy. Highlighting stories of unique musical collaboration, this inaugural episode features Chilly Gonzales and Peaches reminiscing about the first time they met.

Visuals by Academy Award-nominated animator Patrick Doyon and sound and music by Luigi Allemano. Check out the full video over at Booooooom TV!