01.04.16 by Jeff

Booooooom Reader Submissions: April

APRIL-600

Here is this month’s Reader Submissions post, please share your work here during the month of April if you’d like to be considered for a feature on Booooooom. The comments allow images to be attached so make sure post an image along with a link to your website.

One of the things that makes Booooooom unique is all the encouraging comments people send back and forth on these monthly submission posts. The comments and upvotes do not go unnoticed! Voting up work is like high-fiving that person and it also helps us see what work you guys like! Remember, even if your work isn’t featured on the main site these posts can send some decent traffic to your portfolio!

 

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.

 

SUBMIT WORK / LEAVE A COMMENT

01.04.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Januz Miralles

Miralles7

Beautifully distorted paintings by artist Januz Miralles based in the Philippines. More images below.

Read More

01.04.16 by Staff

“Venus of Google” by Artist Matthew Plummer-Fernandez

Venus2

Colombian-British artist Matthew Plummer-Fernandez explores the use of technology to create an infinity of cultural artifacts. “Venus of Google” is a google image search of a woman modelling a body-wrap garment turned into a 3D printable object.

Using an algorithmic image-comparison technique, which starts with a plain box shape and tries thousands of random configurations before mutating into something resembling the found image, the project speaks to Plummer-Fernandez’s interest in the paradox of technology as simultaneously advanced and primitive. Check out more images and a video clip of the process below!

Read More

31.03.16 by Staff

Psychedelic Paintings by Japanese Artist Keiichi Tanaami

Tanaami12

Selection of paintings by pop artist Keiichi Tanaami. Check out more trippy images below!

Read More

31.03.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Mikael Takacs

mikael-takacs08

Paintings by Swedish artist Mikael Takacs. More images below.

Read More

30.03.16 by Jeff

Reader Submission: Pierre Schmidt

pierre-schmidt-dromsjel03

Berlin-based artist Pierre Schmidt, also known as Drømsjel, combines found imagery with drawings and then digitally paints over them. Found via our March Reader Submissions. More images below.

Read More

30.03.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Miho Hirano

miho-hirano13

Paintings by artist Miho Hirano, who is currently showing at Corey Helford Gallery in Los Angeles. More images below.

Read More

30.03.16 by Jeff

Reader Submission: Artist Peter Harris

artist-peter-harris07

Paintings from “Conversations with Hopper” by Toronto Ontario-based artist Peter Harris, found via our March Reader Submissions. More images below.

Read More

30.03.16 by Jeff

Reader Submission: Artist Kaspian Shore

kaspian-shore04

Drawings and paintings by artist Kaspian Shore, found via our March Reader Submissions. More images below.

Read More