13.07.15 by Jeff

Pow! Wow! Long Beach Recap

powwowlongbeach04Fafi @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

In June, a handful of artists from around the world descended on California for Pow! Wow! Long Beach. I took a few photos of the artists in action, and Brandon Shigeta documented the finished walls. Have a look below.

powwowlongbeach01Benjie Escobar @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwowlongbeach14Benjie Escobar @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwowlongbeach05Cryptik @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwowlongbeach25Cryptik @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwowlongbeach02Jeff McMillan @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwowlongbeach07Fafi @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwowlongbeach06Fafi @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwowlongbeach08Aaron De La Cruz @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwowlongbeach09Aaron De La Cruz @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwowlongbeach11Push @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwowlongbeach10Push @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwowlongbeach12James Jean @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwowlongbeach03James Jean @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwowlongbeach13James Jean and Tristan Eaton @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwowlongbeach22Tristan Eaton @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwowlongbeach15Jeff Soto @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwowlongbeach16Jeff Soto @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwowlongbeach17Low Bros @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwowlongbeach18Low Bros @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwowlongbeach23Low Bros @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwowlongbeach24Low Bros @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwowlongbeach19Madsteez @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwowlongbeach20Hueman @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwowlongbeach21Hueman @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

 

 

Finished murals shot by Brandon Shigeta.

powwow-murals01Fafi @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwow-murals02Madsteez and Hueman @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwow-murals03Jeff McMillan @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwow-murals04Push @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwow-murals05Low Bros @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwow-murals08Jeff Soto @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwow-murals06James Jean @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwow-murals07Benjie Escobar @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

powwow-murals09Cryptik @ Pow! Wow! Long Beach

 













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







21.07.17 by Jeff

The Booooooom Creative Job Board

Booooooom art design jobs

If you’re a creative looking for work, or a company looking to hire, we are excited to announce our very own creative job board: Booooooom Jobs. Graphic design jobs, curatorial positions in galleries, freelance animation gigs, a wide variety of opportunities to work in a creative field!

A couple of examples: Our friends at Society6 are looking for a Creative Director, and Skillshare have posted openings for both a Content Producer and Senior Product Designer.

To start, we’re focusing on three cities (New York, Los Angeles, and Vancouver) and will also be posting remote jobs (for those of you who prefer to work from home). All job postings are free for the rest of the month if you use the PROMO CODE: ‘friends’.

Check it out: jobs.booooooom.com

20.07.17 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Till Rabus

A selection of recent work by artist Till Rabus from Neuchâtel, Switzerland. Click here for previous posts. See more images below.

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20.07.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Esther Sarto

A selection of paintings from “Sleepless” by artist Esther Sarto, based in Copenhagen, Denmark. Her show opens on Saturday at Talon Gallery (Portland). More images below.

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20.07.17 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Samuel Rodriguez

Recent work by artist Sam Rodriguez from San José, California (previously featured here). More images below!

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19.07.17 by Jeff

Photographer Spotlight: Angeles Peña

“Aguas de Montaña” is a journey into The Andean Patagonia, a desolate territory where photographer Angeles Peña lived all of her childhood.

She says, “In a world that spins faster and faster I feel an enormous necessity to focus on the details and the beauty of what still remains. I find myself with a nature that sustains itself but can fall at any moment. It is something that surpasses me and I cannot stop observing.”

See the rest of the series below.
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