19.05.14 by Jeff

Giveaway: Cut Copy @ Malkin Bowl


Cut Copy is playing Malkin Bowl here in Vancouver on Friday May 23rd (tickets here), I’ve got a pair of tickets for a Booooooom reader who wants to go! Tell me a useless fact in the comments below, I’ll pick a winner on Thursday!


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

  • WillCanepa

    Graham Crackers were invented by the Reverend Sylvester Graham with the expressed purpose of replacing the too-flavorful foods in your diet that lead in intemperance and impure thoughts. Basically, Graham Crackers were designed to help you stop touching yourself.

  • Shea Kennedy

    A grouping of peacocks is referred to as a “Parliament of Peacocks.”

  • Eric Brandon Wang

    Camels have three eyelids

  • russell alton

    if you were to stack the total amount of US student debt in 2014 ($1,183,035,437,807), you would reach more than a quarter of the way to the moon. so let’s party.

  • matthanns

    There’s no ‘I’ in team.

  • Omar

    Mosquitos have teeth

  • Chris Morisawa

    Lawn darts are illegal in Canada.

  • Ezra Griffioen

    I have no plans for Friday night…. fact.

  • Luke Belarus

    71% of all stats are made up.

  • Congrats to Chris Morisawa! Check your inbox!

21.08.17 by Jeff

OPEN CALL: @Booooooom Instagram Feature

photo by Jimmy Marble

Heads up, we are currently accepting submissions for features on our @Booooooom Instagram account. This is an open call for photos that fit the theme: ‘A fleeting moment’.

If you have an image that you think fits this theme, leave a comment below with 1 image and a clickable link to your Instagram account.



21.08.17 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Ian Cumberland

Paintings by artist Ian Cumberland, currently based in Belfast. More images below.

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21.08.17 by Staff

“Heads” by Artist Ronald Gonzalez

Sculptures made from found objects, wax, wire, metal filings, glue, soot and welded steel by New York-based artist Ronald Gonzalez. See more “Heads” below.

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21.08.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Klone

Arad, Israel

Some recent murals by Israel-based artist Klone, who describes this series of work as an exploration of personal topography. See more below.

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21.08.17 by Staff

ANIGIF Net Artwork by Artist Nicolas Sassoon

Artist Nicolas Sassoon has made one of the largest animated gifs we’ve seen (several smaller gifs combine to form one large 7680 x 2160 image)! The imagery is based on the architecture of Skylight, an artist-run space here in Vancouver. See more gifs/sections of the larger image below or on the project website.

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