12.03.14 by Jeff

“Font Men” The Work of Jonathan Hoefler & Tobias Frere-Jones

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Here’s a terrific mini-doc on the work of Jonathan Hoefler and Tobias Frere-Jones, the two designers behind what was the most respected type design studio in the world.

Watch “Font Men” below!


 

Directed by Dress Code













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



  • Ash Kayser

    Great doc! The motion graphics within are also brilliant!

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

      ya really well done

  • http://www.kliu.ca Kristin Liu

    Interesting timing now that Tobias has left the company. It’s really unfortunate as they seemed to have such a wonderful partnership…

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

      ya i think theyre actually in a legal battle now with one suing the other

  • Rick Bruins

    Motion Graphics are killing it!

  • http://muralform.com Jason

    I really like how they talked about starting with the letters O and H . Neato





11.02.16 by Staff

Photographer Profile: Zun Lee

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Another fantastic profile in the InFrame series. This instalment focuses on Zun Lee who initially took up photography as a hobby and escape from the stresses of his corporate job only to start taking pictures of strangers on the street, uncovering a whole new way of connecting with people. Watch the full video on Booooooom TV.

11.02.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Monica Barengo

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Drawings by Torino-based illustrator Monica Barengo. More images below.

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10.02.16 by Staff

Artist Turns Paper Cups into Multi-Layered Comics with Moving Pieces!

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23-year-old artist Shinrashinge turns disposable paper cups into imaginative, interactive, three-dimensional comics! You really have to see the videos below to understand the creativity here. So cool!

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10.02.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Daniel Coves

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There’s a sense of unease in these beautifully detailed paintings by Berlin, Germany-based artist Daniel Coves. More images below.

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10.02.16 by Staff

Abstract Rugs by Swedish Artist Jonathan Josefsson

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New collection of hand-crafted rugs by Swedish artist Jonathan Josefsson (click here to see previous post). Check out more of Josefsson’s abstract creations below! Or this month at Gallery Magnus Winström in Sweden.

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