08.05.15 by Jeff

Never Hide Films: “Saturday Night Cosmic Breakdown”

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Our friends over at Yours Truly were recently tapped by Ray-Ban to curate a group of rising composers and filmmakers to produce a series of music driven, narrative shorts for their Never Hide Films channel. Booooooom was brought on board to help curate the film posters for the series, and this beautiful piece above was created by the first artist we contacted, the talented Andrea Wan.

The series kicks off next week with this film by UK Director Danny Sangra, scored by west coast producer, Kendrick Lamar collaborator, Terrace Martin. “Saturday Night Cosmic Breakdown” is a trippy little short about the end of the world. Keep an eye out for it!

13.01.15 by Jeff

Video of the Day: Artist Profile on Andrea Wan

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Ignant produced this wonderful profile on artist Andrea Wan whose solo show “Fleeting Seasons” opens this Thursday at BC Gallery in Berlin! Andrea, if you’re reading this, thanks for the shout out in the video! Berlin is lucky, Vancouver misses you!

Watch the video below.

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01.10.14 by Jeff

Big Bad Wolf

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My friends Jasper and Amy have started a fun little clothing brand, aimed at kids ages 2-10, called Big Bad Wolf. Designs will be released each month from an impressive list of artists including: James Jean, Nychos, Dabs Myla, Tristan Eaton, Andrea Wan, Evah Fan, Madsteez, and many others. The shirt above was designed by artist Yoskay Yamamoto.

Something tells me they’re gonna do alright! You can follow the project on Instagram @bigbadwolfkids.

05.08.14 by Jeff

Andrea Wan

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Exploding heads, extinct animals, and other things by my talented friend, Andrea Wan. Lots more to see below.

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07.07.14 by Jeff

AVAILABLE NOW: Booooooom x Herschel Supply Backpack

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The day has finally come! Our very special Herschel Supply & Booooooom bag is now AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE HERE! There is a flag in the top right corner to tell you if you are on the USA or CAN store page.

There are only 75 bags. Once they’re gone, they’re gone. Thanks for all your support for Booooooom over the years, and a huge thank you to artist Andrea Wan for designing the beautiful liner!

This month I’ll be hooking people up with Herschel Supply products just for submitting  a drawing to our “Drawing On The Past” project, and 3 lucky people will get the special bag you see above. I’ll give away something to one of the next few submitters!

Get the full instructions here.

06.01.14 by Jeff

Video Interview With Artist Andrea Wan On Her First Solo Show in Denmark

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Here’s a lovely interview with my friend, Hong Kong-born, Berlin-based, artist Andrea Wan as she prepares for her first solo show, in Denmark. Vancouver really misses you Andrea, me especially.

I love the part where she talks about the improvised stories she used to tell into a tape recorder when she was younger. Things like that can unlock ideas that are buried deep in your subconscious.

My mom kept an old journal of mine from grade 3, and when I found it a few years ago, it was hilarious to see how many of the stories were about someone getting lost. It didn’t matter if it was a boy, a snail, a knight. No matter what happened in the beginning and middle of my stories, somewhere near the end, whoever it was, they got lost. I guess it was my biggest fear at the time.

 

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Andrea Wan’s Website

via: I DO ART

15.04.13 by Jeff

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New works by Andrea Wan. She made a bunch of these for the recent Pictoplasma show.

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07.03.13 by Jeff

Pow Wow Hawaii 2013 / Murals

Pow Wow Hawaii 2013 / Murals

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Here’s a look at many of the murals painted at Pow Wow Hawaii 2013, in the Kakaako district of Honolulu. The event saw over 100 local and international artists descend upon the area and cover it with art. All photos by Brandon Shigeta.

You can see larger images of the mural I painted here.

 

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Nychos (left) Rone / Wonderlust (right)

 

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123Klan / OG Slick / Dabs Myla

 

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Askew / Dabs Myla / Roid

 

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Orly / Sam Rodriguez

 

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Shark Toof / Angry Woebots

 

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Andrea Wan / Yoskay Yamamoto / Wu Yue / Jeff Hamada

 

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Askew

 

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Rone / Kamea Hadar

 

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Nychos

 

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Hannah Stouffer / Kamea Hadar

 

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Eric Marcinizyn / Scribe / Jim Mahfood / Ckaweeks

 

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Eric Otto

 

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Estria / Prime / Mark Bode / Trek6

 

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Poesia / Apex

 

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Meggs / Phibs

 

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Almost everyone.

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