17.07.14 by Jeff

Embroideries Using Hair by Artist Sula Fay

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“Hair Embroideries” by artist Sula Fay, found via our July Submissions. She says this about the work:

“As an adolescent, I struggled with my hair. Being of half African and Puerto Rican descent I inherited very naturally curly hair. Alongside my white skinned, long straight haired friends, I felt different and unattractive. I went through many gruelling hours brushing, combing, and straightening. That process was very difficult and tedious, just like the process of my embroideries. To embroider with my hair I have to straighten each piece separately.”

More work below.

 

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



  • Kelly Rae

    I love that it’s hair





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Artist Spotlight: Thomas Amerlynck

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Gorgeous etchings by Brussels, Belgium-based artist Thomas Amerlynck. More images below.

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Animation of the Day: “Papercut” (Grey remix)

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Our favourite animation of the year so far! The video for Zedd’s track “Papercut”, featuring Troye Sivan is an amazing collaboration that connects 10 different artists, each with their own unique style, into one seamless animation. Watch it now on Booooooom TV!

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Elegiac Americana by Seattle-based artist Kellie Talbot. See more images below.

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Illustrator Spotlight: Thomas Danthony

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A selection of works by London-based illustrator Thomas Danthony. More images below.

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