06.05.09 by Jeff

Papergirl!

“Give away what you’ve got!” This video is so inspiring! Originally started by Aisha Ronniger, Papergirl is a project that has been going on since 2006. Paper art is distributed to unsuspecting people around Berlin via bicyclists. Artists submit work from all over the world (nothing digital), and the art is bundled up in groups of 10-15 pieces so each roll has a unique assortment of work. Just watch the video, it explains it way better! The deadline for submissions is June 17th.

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



  • yeah! great project!
    I want to participate 😀

    i’ll ask info

  • This is so great and looks exactly as she described it, fun! I would love to do something like this in Seattle. I will definitely be participating.

  • Do it! I would love to go there one year to participate in the handing-out part

  • Why not do it in Vancouver? I’m in!

    • yea i have thought about it. couldn’t do it immediately but in the future it might be rad to organize it

  • Yea..for sure. Let me know I’d be happy to help.

  • If you guys go for this in Vancouver I would love to be a part of it.

    • Becky

      I would also like to participate if this happens in Vancouver. It’s such a fun idea.

  • THIS NEEDS TO HAPPEN IN EVERY CITY AROUND THE WORLD! ugh so inspirational!

  • Rebeca

    this blew my mind, i’m definitely doing this in my town! i’m organizing this as i type it, this is so exciting!

  • mr.Paulsen

    a friend in berlin sendt me a picture of a papergirl poster and a link. amasing thing they got going…being in helsinki now i got to use airmail to get it there, but definetly going to send some works.





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