Established in 2008, Booooooom remains one of the leading online arts platforms, publishing daily content, and releasing multiple books each year. In addition to its work as a publisher, Booooooom is also an award-winning creative studio, producing unique and engaging content for clients including: Canon, Vans, Adobe, Herschel Supply, Converse, Red Bull Music Academy, WeTransfer, Telus, MTV, and Ray-Ban.
Jeff Hamada is a Japanese Canadian artist and curator based in Vancouver, Canada. In 2008 he created Booooooom, which quickly became one of the largest art blogs on the Internet and established itself as an authoritative voice in the contemporary art scene. Over the past decade and a half, Booooooom has championed the work of thousands of young emerging artists and photographers.
Hamada has spoken on the topics of curation, creativity, and community-building at creative conferences and art festivals all over the world including: IAM (Barcelona), 180 CREATIVE CAMP (Portugal), WORLDWIDE WALLS (Taipei, Guam, and Hawaii), CREATIVE MORNINGS (Vancouver), CARBON (Melbourne).