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10 SEC READING: The intelligent servant

(One hour ago)
EM PORTUGUES Y ESPANOL AQUI > O empregado inteligente / el empleado inteligente When he was staying at an air base in Africa, author Saint-Exupéry passed the hat among his friends because a Moroccan servant wanted to return to his home town. He managed to collect a thousand francs. One of the pilots flew the […]

Video of the Day: The World’s First Hyperlapse 16mm Film (1995)

(2 hours ago)
According to Wikipedia, American filmmaker Dan Eckert coined the term “hyperlapse” in 2012, referring to a method of filmmaking where a camera is aimed at a fixed point while it is moved large distances. Single images are then aligned in post … Continue reading →View the whole post: Video of the Day: The World’s First Hyperlapse 16mm Film (1995) over on BOOOOOOOM!.

Digital Paintings by Jackson Tjota

(14 hours ago)
Jackson Tjota is a multimedia artist, with digital illustraton/painting as his primary focus. Originated from Jakarta, Indonesia, he graduated from RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia, as a 3D animator and visual FX artist. Let's take a look at some of his artworks.Read More

Music Video: Florence and the Machine “St Jude”

(17 hours ago)
Another stunning video off of Florence and the Machine’s latest, this one’s for “St Jude”, directed by Vincent Haycock. Watch the video below.View the whole post: Music Video: Florence and the Machine “St Jude” over on BOOOOOOOM!.

Seren Morgan Jones

(17 hours ago)
Paintings by London-based artist Seren Morgan Jones. More images below.View the whole post: Seren Morgan Jones over on BOOOOOOOM!.

Skate Video of the Day: “Side One” by Antosh Cimoszko

(17 hours ago)
Chill vibes from Vancouver, Side One by Antosh Cimoszk. Watch it below.View the whole post: Skate Video of the Day: “Side One” by Antosh Cimoszko over on BOOOOOOOM!.

Sam Friedman x Case Studyo “Happy Place” Handwoven Rug

(2 days ago)
Love this rug. Artist Sam Friedman collaborated with Belgium-based Case Studyo (I love everything these guys produce) on a handwoven rug based on one of his paintings. They’re releasing an edition of 12 rugs. Couple more images below.View the whole post: Sam Friedman x Case Studyo “Happy Place” Handwoven Rug over on BOOOOOOOM!.

The Case for Replacing Exercise with Play

(2 days ago)
By Leo Babauta The Great White Whale when it comes to forming new habits, for most people, is exercise. Along with eating your vegetables, meditation, getting good sleep and quitting smoking, exercise is probably the most important habit change anyone can make. And yet, most people struggle with creating a lasting exercise habit. The solution […]

Inspiration Overload of the Day: The Crazy Inventions of Dominic Wilcox

(2 days ago)
“The Reinvention of Normal” is a fantastic little profile of artist, inventor, designer Dominic Wilcox. In the image above you can see a device he invented which allows him to use his right ear to hear what’s on his left, and use his … Continue reading →View the whole post: Inspiration Overload of the Day: The Crazy Inventions of Dominic Wilcox over on BOOOOOOOM!.

New Printing Technology Allows Blind People to “See” Famous Paintings

(2 days ago)
A Spanish printing studio called Estudios Durero, has developed a printing process to create 3D versions of famous paintings so that blind people can experience them. The technique is called Didú and it essentially turns high resolution images into sculptures. Blind and sighted visitors … Continue reading →View the whole post: New Printing Technology Allows Blind People to “See” Famous Paintings over on BOOOOOOOM!.

Stunning Digital Art by Alexander Rommel

(2 days ago)
Alexander Rommel aka Aerroscape, is a 25-year-old artist from Germany who loves creating digital paintings of skyscapes. Below you may scroll through some if his artworks.Read More

Akira and the robber

(3 days ago)
Akira was incapable of making accusations. Even though he was a great master of the Zen Buddhism, he never judged himself better than others. One of his disciples asked him to talk to his brother, a highway robber, who frightened the city. Akira went up to the outlaw’s house and spent the night with him. […]

Jordy van den Nieuwendijk

(5 days ago)
Paintings by artist Jordy van den Nieuwendijk. More images below.View the whole post: Jordy van den Nieuwendijk over on BOOOOOOOM!.

Animation of the Day: Dan Deacon “When I Was Done Dying”

(5 days ago)
Animators Jake Fried, Chad Vangaalen, Dimitri Stankowicz, Colin White, Taras Hrabowsky, Anthony Schepperd, Masanobu Hiraoka, KOKOFreakbean and Caleb Wood were recently tapped to create a special episode of Adult Swim’s Off The Air. The piece seamlessly weaves its way through … Continue reading →View the whole post: Animation of the Day: Dan Deacon “When I Was Done Dying” over on BOOOOOOOM!.

POW! WOW! SXSW

(5 days ago)
This past year the mural arts festival known as Pow! Wow! grew leaps and bounds, hosting their largest event yet, in Honolulu, Hawaii, and launching a satellite event in Taipei, Taiwan. This month they continued their rapid expansion by partnering with SXSW and … Continue reading →View the whole post: POW! WOW! SXSW over on BOOOOOOOM!.

Yannick Fournié

(5 days ago)
Paintings by French artist Yannick Fournié that feature characterss identities hidden beneath Luchador masks.  Continue below to see more paintings by Yannick.View the whole post: Yannick Fournié over on BOOOOOOOM!.

Craftsy: Drawing The Human Face

(5 days ago)
This week our sponsor is Craftsy, a resource for downloadable guides and online courses for aspiring artists looking to pick up some fundamentals. If you never went to art school this might be helpful for you. They’re currently offering a free downloadable eGuide … Continue reading →View the whole post: Craftsy: Drawing The Human Face over on BOOOOOOOM!.

Violence against women

(6 days ago)
I, myself, my family, we never directly experienced violence against women but this doesn’t mean I’m blind to it. I have friends affected by it, I meet people affected by it, and it’s not that they can’t complain, but that they’re ashamed of it. You cannot just close your eyes because you don’t see it, […]

Video of the Day: Run The Jewels “Close Your Eyes” Directed by AG Rojas

(6 days ago)
Director AG Rojas returns with his first video in two years and it’s a masterpiece. “Close Your Eyes” features vocals by Run the Jewels’ New York City-based artist EI-P and Atlanta-based rapper Killer Mike as well as Zack de la … Continue reading →View the whole post: Video of the Day: Run The Jewels “Close Your Eyes” Directed by AG Rojas over on BOOOOOOOM!.

Leave Yourself Wanting More

(6 days ago)
By Leo Babauta I think most of us have a tendency to do as much as we possibly can. But doing less might be better. When we go to a great restaurant, we want to try all the dishes, eat as much of the delicious food as we can. And we leave overstuffed, sometimes painfully […]

“Shylight” by Studio Drift

(6 days ago)
Lonneke Gordijn, Ralph Nauta and Jozeph Hendricks have created a really unique lamp here! The “Shylight” is made of silk and is designed to fall from the ceiling, blossoming like a flower as it goes. After a period of time it … Continue reading →View the whole post: “Shylight” by Studio Drift over on BOOOOOOOM!.

Photographer Phil Moore

(6 days ago)
Beautiful photos by photographer Phil Moore. More images below.View the whole post: Photographer Phil Moore over on BOOOOOOOM!.

Digital Portraits by Victor Peña

(6 days ago)
Victor Peña is a young 18-year-old digital artist based in Santiago, Chile, specializing in portrait illustrations. Below, you may scroll through some artworks I liked the most. Enjoy!Read More

Invention of the Day: 8-Bit Instant Photo Gameboy Gun

(6 days ago)
The fact that this is a gun is kinda stupid but I do think an 8-bit instant camera that prints out images like receipts is cool! Moscow-based media artist Dmitry Morozov built this gadget using an old game boy, arduino, a camera, … Continue reading →View the whole post: Invention of the Day: 8-Bit Instant Photo Gameboy Gun over on BOOOOOOOM!.

Photographer Klaus Thymann’s Expedition with Casio G-Shock

(6 days ago)
Photographer and international explorer Klaus Thymann recently partnered with Casio G-Shock on a project called “Timezone”, a 24-day expedition to test the GPW-1000, the world’s first GPS atomic solar hybrid watch. Thymann visited three beautiful and largely uninhabited places in … Continue reading →View the whole post: Photographer Klaus Thymann’s Expedition with Casio G-Shock over on BOOOOOOOM!.

Traditional Illustrations by Gaia Alari

(7 days ago)
Gaia Alari, also known as Marie-Esther, is an entirely self-taught artist from Milan, Italy.Inspired by many artists, such as the old italian classics but also the most contemporary ones, she has always shown a strong wish to find a style and identifiability of her own. Curious and creative, she focuses on depicting ethereal and overlapping images, in order to visually represent the intricacy of human nature, psyche and emotions.Her works have been often described as exquisitly surrealistic, oniric, touching and intense.Read More

Music Video: Earl Sweatshirt “Grief”

(7 days ago)
Track by Earl Sweatshirt gets a visual treatment from one of the best music video directors working today, Hiro Murai. Employing a thermal camera and turning the results into monochrome, the end results have a bizarre and ghostly reality to them. … Continue reading →View the whole post: Music Video: Earl Sweatshirt “Grief” over on BOOOOOOOM!.

Kagawa Hiroshige

(7 days ago)
Paintings by Japanese artist Kagawa Hiroshige that often reach epic sizes, most recently depicting the horrific aftermath of the 2011 Tohoku, Japan earthquake.  Continue below to see more of Kagawa’s paintings.View the whole post: Kagawa Hiroshige over on BOOOOOOOM!.
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