21.11.08 by Jeff

Hand to Hand / People of Many

I recently contributed a photo to a wonderful project called, Hand to Hand. A whole bunch of really talented people donated images to be turned into postcards and sold by donation at shops around town. 100% of the proceeds go towards People of Many, a non-profit, literacy outreach program.

hand to hand jeff hamada booooooom vancouver people of many literacy

Heather sent all the contributors this great little book as a thank you for participating. I was happily surprised to find my work sitting along side another friend of mine – James Nizam.

Hit “more” for the full list of contributing artists and locations to pickup the postcards.

hand to hand jeff hamada booooooom vancouver people of many literacy

hand to hand jeff hamada booooooom vancouver people of many literacy

hand to hand jeff hamada booooooom vancouver people of many literacy

Artists Participating:

AList, Adrian McInnes, Ben Tour, Bob Kronbauer, Bob Mathieson, Cecilia Francisco, Craig Engman, Curtis Santiago, EGR, Ethrina Reyes, Faith 47, Heather Thompson, James Nizam, Jeff Hamada, Jennilee Marigomen, Jeremy Pettit, Jesar Gabino, Mac Mac1One, Mandi Morgan, Meghan Paterson, Mikala Grante, Mike Saal, Murray Siple, Parishil, RCADE, Sarah Dohm, VIRUS, Wayne Webb

Recommended donation of $5.

In Vancouver you can already find the cards at:

Fine Finds
1014 Mainland Street,
Vancouver BC
(604) 669-8325
finefindsboutique.com

Illustrated Example
227 carral st
vancouver bc
604.685.1435
illustratedexample.ca

Livestock
239 abbott st
Vancouver BC
604.685.1433
deadstock.ca

Livestock
1709 west 4th st
Vancouver BC
604.568.1444
deadstock.ca

One of a Few
354 Water St.
Vancouver BC
604 605 0685
oneofafew.com

Rain Boutique & Salon
1544 2nd Ave. West
Vancouver BC
604 733 7246
rainhairsalon.com

In Toronto the cards will be in these stores by Nov.21:

Livestock Toronto
Unit G1 116 spadina st
Toronto ON
416.360.5483
deadstock.ca

Nomad
431 Richmond St. W.
Toronto, ON
416.682.1107
nomadshop.com

Type Books
883 Queen St. W
Toronto ON
416 366 8973
typebooks.ca

Type Books
503 Danforth Ave
Toronto, ON
typebooks.ca













Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • Sébastien

    Can’t get it anywhere in montreal?

  • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ jeffhamada

    im not sure Sebastien, ill try to find out!

  • http://www.charliehagan.com Charlie Hagan

    Oooh way to go, Jeff!

    Also, I went to design school with James Nizam; he is rad.





12.02.16 by Staff

Artist Stephen Lund Rides His Bike to Create GPS Doodles

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Strava is a popular GPS program used by runners and cyclists to track their workouts. Victoria, British Columbia-based artist Stephen Lund uses the program to create these “GPS Doodles” instead. Pedalling an average of 70 kilometres in a single day for each design, Lund completed 70 doodles last year! Check out a selection of his work below!

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12.02.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Stephanie Brown

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Paintings and tattoos by Chicago-based artist Stephanie Brown. More images below.

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11.02.16 by Jeff

Kanye West “The Life of Pablo” Album Art Generator

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In honour of Kanye’s surprising new album artwork and title, “The Life of Pablo”, Andy, Joey, and Drew made a Kanye Album Art Generator. My version is dedicated to my little friend Mika.

*Update – If you missed the live stream of “The Life of Pablo” and the debut of Yeezy Season 3, it’s playing on a loop here.

11.02.16 by Jeff

OK Go’s Impressive New Music Video Shot in Zero Gravity

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This is nuts! I wonder how many times they had to shoot this (and how much plane fuel was used). Watch “Upside Down & Inside Out” on Booooooom TV.

 

11.02.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: David Slone

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A selection of paintings by artist David Slone. More images below.

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