29.01.15 by Zach Tutor

Kip Omolade

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Photorealistic paintings by New York based artist Kip Omolade.

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29.01.15 by Jeff

Video of the Day: A Powerful Montage of All The Different Breaths We Take in Life

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One of my favourite directors, Daniel Mercadante, returns with a powerful short film called “Breath”. He spent more than a year assembling this poetic montage of all the different kinds of breaths we take during life. I have been a fan of Daniel for years now, and he just might be the person whose work I’ve featured the most since I started Booooooom (here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here).

Watch “Breath” below and you’ll understand why I’ve posted his work so much.

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29.01.15 by Jeff

Collages by Artist Rocio Montoya

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Paper collages by Madrid-based artist Rocio Montoya. More images below.

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29.01.15 by Jeff

Music Video: Onoe Caponoe “Disappearing Jakob”

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Another lo-fi hand drawn animated music video by El Tacodor, this time for Onoe Caponoe. Watch “Disappearing Jakob” below.

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28.01.15 by Jeff

Video of the Day: “Road Sage” Wild First-Person POV of Bicycle Messengers

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This footage by Lucas Brunelle is intense. I love riding my bike but underground bike messenger race culture is as reckless as it gets. People will undoubtedly be excited by this and others are going to be completely infuriated by it. I’m not sharing the video below in support of this (I actually find people like this incredibly annoying when I am driving downtown in a car), I just think it’s a compelling portrait of a culture I don’t really understand.

Watch, if you dare, “Road Sage” by Benny Zenga, below.

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28.01.15 by Jeff

Adam Daily

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Some new paintings by artist Adam Daily, previously featured here.

 

28.01.15 by Jeff

Music Video: The Staves “Black & White”

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A news anchor finds out her husband, and co-anchor, is cheating on her in this brilliantly edited music video for The Staves. Watch “Black & White” directed by Jack Whiteley, below.

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27.01.15 by Zach Tutor

Kim Dorland

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Paintings that document real life experiences as well as ones that seem dream-like by Canadian artist Kim Dorland.

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