21.06.11 by Jeff

The Cheaper Show / Book

The 10th anniversary of The Cheaper Show (my favourite art event in Vancouver) is this Saturday! This year there is also a fantastic book that will accompany the show designed by Clou.

Video by Liam Mitchell.

The Cheaper Show No. 10! June 25th. 200 artists. 400 pieces. $200 each.













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



  • David

    i’d love to be able to work in a work place like this one day. my dream.

    what was that second song in the video?

    • “Goodbye Girls” by Broadcast

  • WASS

    Where can we grab one?

    • at the show!

      • WASS

        Can’t make it to Van! Is that the only way?





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