28.01.11 by Jeff

The Cheaper Show

The Cheaper Show is now accepting submissions! This is the 10th anniversary of the biggest art show in Vancouver! Last year’s event drew a crowd of over 7000 people in one night. Over 315 pieces of art were sold in a six hour period. Artists from Greater Vancouver, Canada and world-wide are invited to apply now to be a part of what has become the biggest one-night art show in Western Canada!

the cheaper show vancouver event

200 artists. 400 pieces of work. 200 dollars per piece. One night only.

Want to be a part of this year’s show? Apply here.













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



  • This show is the only reason that makes me wanna want to live in Vancouver!!!..

  • I was hoping to take part this year but I won’t be back from Australia until July. Dammit.

  • this show looks incredible.

  • Thanks for sharing the news! The video is a splendid introduction, it really made we want to be there. Will definitely send in an application.

  • this is pretty amazing, makes me want to start something similar where I live

  • Nice show. I want to live in Western Canada

  • Vanessa

    Jeff, are you gonna submit anything this time around?

    • not this year, i was in it last year though! best experience!

  • On it LIKE A HORNET

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  • I want this here!

  • Well… here we go!

  • Dima

    What is the name of the track playing in the end of video?)





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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