12.05.14 by Jeff

Christian Rex van Minnen


Paintings by artist Christian Rex van Minnen. More below.

















Christian Rex van Minnen’s Website

Via: Artnau

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

  • http://www.wotnot.tv/ Arun Sethi

    wow, just wow. disturbing and beautiful, love it!

  • http://www.aaronmaurer.net/ Aaron Maurer

    So impressive!

  • Elliat Albrecht

    Like Glenn Brown, Alice in Wonderland and a biker gang all had a really nice dinner together

  • hirnverbrandt

    Very disturbing but somewhat fascinating …

  • http://achromatick.tumblr.com Marisol Cabrera

    Freakyyy. In a good way!

  • Issarre

    ¿Art?, horrible

  • Sarah Blum

    My coworker just told me to change the screen because the images were disturbing. Now THAT is powerful work! <3

  • phoebe

    woah. the triumphant and twisted return of lisa frank?

30.11.15 by Staff

Amazing Collaborative Drawing Performance Between Human Artist and Robot Arm


“Drawing Operations” is an ongoing collaboration between New York-based artist Sougwen Chung and a robotic arm called Drawing Operations Unit: Generation 1, (D.O.U.G._1). Together the two draw in synchronized performance, with D.O.U.G. mimicking Chung’s movements in real time using a ceiling-mounted camera and computer vision. The arm was designed in collaboration with developer Yotam Mann.

Watch the beautiful video below!

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30.11.15 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Harriet Lee-Merrion


A selection of works by Bristol-based illustrator Harriet Lee-Merrion. More images below.

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30.11.15 by Jeff

Animation of the Day: Isolaa “Heartless”


One of the freshest styles I’ve seen in awhile! Love this animation by Arnaud Laffond for Isolaa’s song “Heartless”. Watch the video below.

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28.11.15 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: j.frede


Beautifully combined images in this series by Los Angeles-based artist j.frede. Made with seemingly banal landscape photographs purchased at flea markets and arranged into a single scene, these collages effectively merge different times and places together, creating entirely new landscapes. The gorgeous framing is really makes this simple idea quite striking. More images from Fiction Landscapes below.

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28.11.15 by Staff

Video of the Day: Soupcans “Siamese Brutality”


You won’t see images being moved by hand and an exacto knife done as entertainingly as this! Check out Montreal-based filmmaker/miniaturist Winston Hacking’s “paperteering” skills at work in the video for Toronto punk band Soupcans’ track “Siamese Brutality” below!

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