23.01.15 by Jeff

An Rong Xu

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A selection of black and white photos from “Grandpa”, a series by New York-based photographer An Rong Xu. More images below.

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An Rong Xu’s Website

An Rong Xu on Instagram

An Rong Xu on Tumblr

 

 













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



  • you have a sensitive eye. beautifully captured

  • love these, simply beautiful

  • A sensitive eye indeed. An Rong not only succeeds at capturing the beautiful intimacy and history of his family, but also offers a power visual contribution to the larger cultural narrative of the Chinese American experience, one that was instrumental in shaping the culture of New York City and beyond.

  • A sensitive eye indeed. An Rong not only succeeds at capturing the beautiful intimacy and history of his family, but also offers a power visual contribution to the larger cultural narrative of the Chinese American experience, one that was instrumental in shaping the culture of New York City and beyond.

  • A sensitive eye indeed. An Rong not only succeeds at capturing the beautiful intimacy and history of his family, but also offers a power visual contribution to the larger cultural narrative of the Chinese American experience, one that was instrumental in shaping the culture of New York City and beyond.

  • A sensitive eye indeed. An Rong not only succeeds at capturing the beautiful intimacy and history of his family, but also offers a power visual contribution to the larger cultural narrative of the Chinese American experience, one that was instrumental in shaping the culture of New York City and beyond.

  • Guest

    I usually prefer black and white photos, they have the power of attracting me. This selection also attracted me, very strongly! Can’t take my eyes off Grandpa’s wrinkles.

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    chino viejo jajajaa





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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