04.05.09 by Jeff

Pecha Kucha Vancouver!

Tickets for Pecha Kucha Vancouver (May 21 – 7pm) are now available online!!! I will be speaking there along with eleven other people including designer Marian Bantjes! I listened to her speak at Justified West and I could feel previously unused parts of my brain coming alive. You do not want to miss this! Tickets are only $10 and they will sell out. Get them here.

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If you don’t already know about Pecha Kucha, each speaker shows 20 slides for 20 seconds, and there is no pausing or reviewing of slides. So if someone is boring they are only boring for 400 seconds. Show up early and you get free booze. Feel free to bring tomatoes to throw at me – I was hoping I could go first and get it over with but it appears I am last so the pressure is on!

Bigger version of the flyer here.













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



  • hmm this sounds interesting

  • christina

    oh wow! congrats jeff!!

  • Kyle

    the last one was great Jeff. some of the highlights were great speeches from Alex Bein (http://tangibleinteraction.com/), and Rex Weyler (http://rexweyler.com/)!!

    See ya there!

  • Eli

    Got tickets last week . . . been following the blog for a while now, so it will be cool to see you speak. Congrats! Looking forward to it . . .

  • Nicolas

    great ! I did a pecha kucha for school. Fun but hard to get the timing right. Wish I could be there, good luck !

  • Ahhhh shit! Looks unreal! Missed it last year but that will not be the case this time around!

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  • Just bought my tickets!!!! Are you SURE I can throw tomatoes at you? You might get dirty. And I might get kicked out.

  • Kyle

    Jeff I will be bringing the converse show for you to draw on the inside.. I felt ripped off that it wasn’t an all over print in the inside too.. my toes need love!

    • the only thing is if you wear them the ink will bleed and rub off!!

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  • Colin

    Free gifts. Damn the Vancouver Pecha Kucha is a lot cooler than Brisbane.





23.06.17 by Jeff

5 Questions You Must Answer (or die)

This is our weekly discussion post where I ask 5 questions and you answer them (I answer them too). If you missed them, the previous 5 Questions posts are HEREHEREHERE and HERE.

 

The Questions

1- What’s your favourite piece of useless trivia?

2- What’s a bargain bin movie that’s actually really good?

3- How many times do you think you’ve stolen something in your life?

4- Describe your favourite procrastination technique.

5- What’s a unique question that I can use for a future 5 Questions post?

 

 

23.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Luke Ramsey

Loving these paintings from “Out In It” by Luke Ramsey, which is just coming down at Madrona Gallery, part of his artist residency in Victoria, BC. This is what summer feels like here. Have a look at more from the series as well as a couple murals below!

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23.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Luis Garcia aka OOGLIOO

Loving these weird drawings by San Diego-based artist Luis Garcia aka OOGLIOO. Have a look at a couple more below!

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22.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Gareth Cadwallader

A selection of paintings by British artist Gareth Cadwallader (another great find from Supersonic). More images below.

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22.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Steve Chmilar

Paintings by Canadian artist (and musician) Steve Chmilar, born in Grand Prairie, Alberta and now living in Toronto, Ontario. His upcoming show “Wrong Century” starts June 23rd at 7pm at Hashtag Gallery (Toronto). More images below.

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