27.05.09 by Jeff

Thank you Cause+Affect!

Last week I spoke at Pecha Kucha Vancouver Vol 6 and the 500+ seats in the theatre were all spoken for, the place was PACKED! This week I’ve been getting email after email from people who attended the event and I owe all these connections to Cause+Affect. They are the design studio that has been hosting Pecha Kucha here in Vancouver, and I was honored when they asked me to speak.

This is a little promo video (made by the good folks at Salazar) which shows what Cause+Affect are about and near the end there’s a bit of footage of Pecha Kucha. There is a video of my presentation coming and I’ll post it up as soon as it’s available.

Steven and Jane – thank you so much for the opportunity to speak I thoroughly enjoyed the experience! Thank you to all of you who made it out on Thursday and those of you who couldn’t make it but supported me in spirit! I felt it!!













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



  • dale

    Can’t wait to see your presentation!





07.12.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Alex Kanevsky

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A selection of paintings by artist Alex Kanevsky (click here for previous posts). More images from “Uncatchable” below.
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07.12.16 by Jeff

Are the Similarities Between Trump and Hitler TIME Covers Purely Coincidental?

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TIME Magazine has just announced their “Person of the Year” is Donald Trump. Twitter users were quick to point out the striking similarities between this cover, shot by photographer Nadav Kander, and the Adolf Hitler cover from April 1941. Hitler was also named “Person of the Year” in 1938.

In both images the subjects are seated in chairs, but as Fader points out, notice the ominous shadow on the wall, and the way the colour of the backdrop complements the suit. For reference you can look through the past “Person of the Year” covers here.

Many are also suggesting that the “M” in TIME gives Donald Trump the appearance of having devil horns. Are people reading too much into this or were these intentional decisions? Have a look at both cover images below.

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07.12.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Kyle Staver

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Paintings from New York City-based artist Kyle Staver’s latest exhibition. Click here for previous post. See more images below.

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07.12.16 by Staff

Photographer Spotlight: Tim Richmond

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A selection of photos by photographer Tim Richmond (click here for previous post). More images below.

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07.12.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Patrícia Koyšová

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A selection of paintings by Bratislava, Slovakia-based artist Patrícia Koyšová (click here for previous post). All images photographed by Peter Čintalan, see more below!

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