24.01.14 by Jeff

Naomi Okubo

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Paintings by artist Naomi Okubo, born in Tokyo, Japan. I am her biggest fan (albeit also her newest). Really wish I’d found her work sooner. Lots more below.


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Naomi Okubo’s Website

 

 













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



  • Kelly Rae

    I really really love this artwork. so amazing

  • Stef Wit A F

    i love these! a few of them look like photographs from a distance.

  • Anna Buckner

    I love the way she plays with patterns. Reminds me a bit of Matisse.

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

      definitely

  • Michael Booker

    Love the abundance of pattern and color

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

      ya i really like the flat painting style

  • Sol Sallee

    #gardenpunk

  • 和宏 安堂

    Umm..It makes me feel some cases of T.K.S.

  • Nasrin

    WoooOW….

  • Radhaika Kapur

    the overlap between dreams and reality

  • http://lakeviewlisa.com Lisa DePinto

    Love the repetition of the figures and them being lost in the patterns.

  • ninobenito

    yeah. i like that there’s a lot of things going on with each painting.

  • http://nzlstudio.com/ NZL Studio

    Fantastic works!





24.05.16 by Jeff

Photographer Spotlight: Jonathan Deltour

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A selection of work by French photographer Jonathan Deltour who shared his work to our Constructive Criticism post. More images below.

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24.05.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Jose Mendez

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Spotted the work of London-based Spanish illustrator Jose Mendez over on an It’s Nice That article about designers and drugs. More of his work below.

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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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