15.04.11 by Jeff

200 Artists Selected!

You know the drill, 200 artists, 400 pieces, $200 each. The tenth anniversary edition of The Cheaper Show is going to be the best yet! How do I know? Well, the 200 selected artists have just been announced!

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Watch the video below to see who will be showing this time!














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



  • Rhonda

    WOW! Some fabulous, inspiring stuff!

  • WASS

    Whoa, so exciting! Thanks for posting, Jeff.

  • Hoping to make the opening since I’m in the show and have never been to Canada before. Find me at 5 minutes and 23 seconds in. Thanks again to the people at The Cheaper Art show!

  • Thom Chisholm

    What was that song ?

  • So surprised to see my name pop up at 1:10. Really excited to be a part of this!

    • good for you adam!

  • Sam

    Awesome job!

    Pleased to see Adam Batchelor’s been chosen.

    Check out his work here – http://shhhhcollective.bigcartel.com/

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27.04.17 by Staff

Illustrator Spotlight: Keith Rankin

Another batch of surreal illustrations by Keith Rankin (previously featured here). See more images below.

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27.04.17 by Staff

Photographer Spotlight: Ki Choquette

Photos by Massachusetts-based photographer Ki Choquette. More images from “42°19’25.3″N 72°20’52.7″W” below.

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27.04.17 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Seth Armstrong

New paintings by Los Angeles-based artist Seth Armstrong. Click here for previous posts. His new show “Pretty Deep Shit” opens at Thinkspace Gallery on Saturday! Definitely go check this one out if you live out that way. More images below!

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27.04.17 by Jeff

Photographer Spotlight: Mark Kushimi

Here’s a selection of photos by Honolulu, Hawaii-based photographer, Mark Kushimi, who happens to be the editor-in-chief/co-founder of one of my favourite publications, Contrast Magazine. The image above is from a beautiful series where he turns his Hasselblad on a tripod during the exposure. Have a look at more of his work below.

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26.04.17 by Jeff

Sculptures by Jaime Pitarch Strip Everyday Objects of Their Functionality

Subject, Object, Abject (2006) – Chair, wooden shavings from chair legs

 

I’m obsessed with these sculptures by artist Jaime Pitarch that I came across on the Spencer Brownstone Gallery website. The Barcelona-based artist explores our relationship to household objects by making subtle and not-so-subtle alterations rendering them completely useless. He says the works have “to do with the human being’s inability to identify with the structures he himself has created”.

Have a look at more images below.

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