20.12.15 by Jeff

Video of the Day: The Best Man-Made Wave in the World

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Two days ago Kelly Slater got the surf world buzzing with an Instagram video proclaiming the existence of a wave that many thought was impossible. Kelly Slater Wave Company has spent the last decade creating what they’re calling the “longest, rideable open-barrel man made wave in the world”. Watch the video of Slater surfing the wave for the first time below.

 

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







29.04.17 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Love Lundell

A selection of work by artist Love Lundell. More images below.

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28.04.17 by Staff

“Lessons In Perspective” by Artist Scott Albrecht

A new collection of work by Brooklyn-based artist Scott Albrecht (previously featured here). See more images from “Lessons In Perspective” below or on display at Paradigm Gallery in Philadelphia April 28 – May 20.

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28.04.17 by Staff

“Alternative Fiction” by Artist Eric Yahnker

Recent work by one of our favourites, artist Eric Yahnker (click here for previous posts). More images below from his latest Art Brussels solo at The Hole in New York City.

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28.04.17 by Staff

Trippy Anamorphic Sculptures by Artist Jonty Hurwitz

London-based artist Jonty Hurwitz transforms warped digital renderings into incredible anamorphic sculptures made out of bronze, copper, plaster and paint. “Anamorphosis” relates to purposeful distortions that depend on an additional device or precise vantage point to reconstruct the image. In Hurwitz’s case, cylindrical mirrors reveal each sculptures true form. See more below!

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28.04.17 by Staff

“Pollination” by Artist Amy Spassov

A series of paintings exploring beauty, seduction and desire by Seattle-based artist Amy Spassov. See more images from “Pollination” below.

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