04.07.14 by Jeff

The Creative Class

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WeTransfer has just launched The Creative Class, an on-going video series featuring conversations with influential creators. The first five are English musician, Damon Albarn, British designer, Tom Dixon, Austrian graphic designer and typographer, Stefan Sagmeister, British musician, Fred Deakin, and British shoe designer, Marc Hare.

Watch the videos below!


The Creative Class #1 – Damon Albarn

 

The Creative Class #2 – Tom Dixon

 

The Creative Class #3 – Marc Hare

 

The Creative Class #4 – Fred Deakin

 

The Creative Class #5 – Stefan Sagmeister

 













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



  • Great Soundtracks on all of these. I love the perspective of the artists. Accepting of the essence of digital as a tool. But also the realization that there is so much more… Thanks for posting these…and who performs the soundtracks?

    • not sure about the music, dont see any credits

  • Anna Forster-Smith

    these are great, really inspiring and international viewpoints, though I’d love to see some women on here!

    • phoebe

      Second that!!

    • me too. i saw a comment from them on vimeo that said there ARE women on the way

      • Anna Forster-Smith

        right on





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

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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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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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Artist Spotlight: Steve Chmilar

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