06.06.14 by Jeff

Pow! Wow! Taiwan / Part II


Two weeks ago I flew out to Taipei for Pow! Wow! Taiwan. If you missed it, I posted about the first couple days of the festival here. Throughout the week I posted updates to the @Booooooom Instagram, and I’ve included a bunch more images I haven’t shared yet below.

powwowtaiwan---01Kamea Hadar, Jeff Gress, Reach

powwowtaiwan---03Kamea Hadar, Reach






powwowtaiwan---41Kamea Hadar, Woes

powwowtaiwan---33Jeff Gress, Debe, Dzus, Easy 

powwowtaiwan---30The Yok

powwowtaiwan---05Brendan Monroe

powwowtaiwan---06Brendan Monroe





powwowtaiwan---40Madsteez, Insa 

powwowtaiwan---10Madsteez, Insa


powwowtaiwan---14CYH Jayson

powwowtaiwan---15CYH Jayson



powwowtaiwan---42Xue, Cherng

powwowtaiwan---43Mr Ogay



powwowtaiwan---08Sheryo + The Yok

powwowtaiwan---22Sheryo + The Yok

powwowtaiwan---23Sheryo + The Yok

powwowtaiwan---25Will Barras 

powwowtaiwan---26Will Barras

powwowtaiwan---27Will Barras 

powwowtaiwan---24Will Barras 

powwowtaiwan---07James Jean

powwowtaiwan---20James Jean 









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

23.06.17 by Jeff

5 Questions You Must Answer (or die)

This is our weekly discussion post where I ask 5 questions and you answer them (I answer them too). If you missed them, the previous 5 Questions posts are HEREHEREHERE and HERE.


The Questions

1- What’s your favourite piece of useless trivia?

2- What’s a bargain bin movie that’s actually really good?

3- How many times do you think you’ve stolen something in your life?

4- Describe your favourite procrastination technique.

5- What’s a unique question that I can use for a future 5 Questions post?



23.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Luke Ramsey

Loving these paintings from “Out In It” by Luke Ramsey, which is just coming down at Madrona Gallery, part of his artist residency in Victoria, BC. This is what summer feels like here. Have a look at more from the series as well as a couple murals below!

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23.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Luis Garcia aka OOGLIOO

Loving these weird drawings by San Diego-based artist Luis Garcia aka OOGLIOO. Have a look at a couple more below!

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22.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Gareth Cadwallader

A selection of paintings by British artist Gareth Cadwallader (another great find from Supersonic). More images below.

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22.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Steve Chmilar

Paintings by Canadian artist (and musician) Steve Chmilar, born in Grand Prairie, Alberta and now living in Toronto, Ontario. His upcoming show “Wrong Century” starts June 23rd at 7pm at Hashtag Gallery (Toronto). More images below.

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