09.06.11 by Jeff

Sedin Proposal

Melanie Coles painted this message up the street from my apartment. For all those who don’t follow hockey, the Sedins are twin brothers who play for our hockey team, the Vancouver Canucks. This work was created for “Total Devotion” which opened at Little Mountain Gallery last week. Listen to her voicemail messages here.

Artist Melanie Coles marriage proposal to Sedin Twins and voicemail

Artist Melanie Coles marriage proposal to Sedin Twins and voicemail













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



  • GO TEAM SWEDEN!

  • inkyoats

    “i dont give a FUCK thats me bobby-lue! im very interested in tom hanks movies…”

  • shame they haven’t done anything this final series…wah waaah waaaaaaaaah

  • Sofia

    awwwwwwwww how sweet, i would sooooo say yes.

  • Brianna

    I love the voicemails, especially the one from the manager and “Roberto Luongo”: “I like romantic comedies. I’m very interested in Tom Hanks movies.”

    • haha yea so good

  • haha this is so good! over here people wouldn’t even look at the board, let alone leave a voicemail message! thumbs up canadians!

  • so

    noooooooooooooo :(
    they crushed my home team. haha





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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