06.10.15 by Jeff

Boooooookshelf: Mould Map 4


My friend Hugh over at Landfill Editions has just released Mould Map 4, a book filled with comics, art, and design “about Europe and its possible futures”. If this one is anything like the last one it’ll make your head spin. Have a look at some of the pages below.

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06.10.15 by Staff

Artist Profile: Geoff McFetridge


Wonderful portrait of artist, Geoff McFetridge, by Dress Code. The short video gives great insight into how McFetridge approaches his own work as well as a peek into some of the preparation that went into his current show, “It Looks Like it Says” (on view at Joshua Liner Gallery until October 10th). Watch the full video below!

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06.10.15 by Staff

Artist Profile: Andrew Schoultz


Another fantastically in-depth portrait from The Creative Lives series, this time featuring artist, Andrew Schoultz. Watch full video below!

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05.10.15 by Kimi Hamada

Artist Spotlight: Felipe Merida


Series of carefully detailed plastic bags by Brooklyn-based artist, Felipe Merida (a.k.a. Tipi Thieves). Check out more images below!

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02.10.15 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Pavel Hayek


Paintings by artist Pavel Hayek. More images below.

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02.10.15 by Jeff

Booooooom Reader Submissions: October


Here is this month’s submission post! Thanks to everyone who submitted work to the September Submissions post. As always, I get pumped up when I see everyone leaving positive comments on each other’s work! Great job everybody.

In case you’re new here, this is the best way to submit your work to be considered for a post on Booooooom. Up-vote work you like as it really encourages artists in this community and helps me see what kind of work the readers like. I encourage you to share your work here because these posts get a lot of traffic and even if your work is not a fit for Booooooom it still gets seen, and definitely sends traffic (and hopefully new fans) to your own websites.

The comments allow images to be attached so make sure post an image along with a link to your website. Don’t post an image larger than 1mb, sometimes our system rejects it altogether so if you want to make sure your submission goes through submit a web resolution image!

Submission guidelines:

1. Please don’t flood the comments with a dozen images, just post 1 image that represents your best work along with 1 link.

2. If you see good work posted by someone upvote it so it appears at the top. This is not just a nice thing to do, it helps me see what work you actually like.

3. You can/should also encourage people who are sharing good work here! Comment on their posts and let them know you like what they’re doing. I really want to foster a community here, and this is a simple way you can connect with other people making work.

4. Keep in mind your post may not show up right away because it has an image attached. It may need to be manually approved first so don’t freak out and post a million times, once is enough.



01.10.15 by Jeff

Reader Submissions: Artist Delfin Finley


A selection of paintings by LA-based artist Delfin Finley who submitted his work via our September Reader Submissions post. More images below!

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01.10.15 by Jeff

Will Laren’s Tat Squad #3 Zine


One of my absolute favourite artists on this whole damn planet, Will Laren, is releasing a new zine Tat Squad #3. I’m the proud owner of a couple original drawings by him and a huge supporter of what he does because everything he makes is my favourite. Go follow him on Tumblr, and Instagram, and order his zine.

He wanted me to tell you his Tat Squad Oath is that if anyone out there gets a real tattoo of one of his designs in the zine that entitles you to free Tat Squad zines for life (all future issues).

Have a look at more drawings from the zine below.

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