13.10.11 by Jeff

Mini Drome / Vancouver

Heads up Vancouver, Red Bull Mini Drome is coming to our city! Open to anyone 18+ with a fixed or single speed bike with at least 26″ wheels. Head to head battles for the fastest 10 laps. This looks awesome!

Red Bull Mini Drome Vancouver Velodrome fixed gear cycling contest

Full details below!

Red Bull Mini Drome

SINGLE SPEED BIKES WITH 26″ OR LARGER WHEELS ONLY

Location: Rocky Mountaineer Station
Address: 1755 Cottrell Street
FREE for Competitors and Spectators
Minimum 18 years of age
Qualifiers: 12pm
Main Event: 5:30pm

Pre-Register at Super Champion Bike Shop, 245 Main Street













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



  • Joe

    this is so freaking rad. Time to go to Canada, which is luckily a short way away from Seattle. Pretty good stuff.

    • you should make the trek up here joe!

      • Joe

        Yeah! I defiantly should. Your success and artwork inspires me, Jeff. Next September I will be headed off to art school in Portland, chasing the dream. Thanks for making booooooom and supporting the community, man.

  • Jim

    Velodromes are too mainstream for these hipsters.





26.05.17 by Staff

“Light Barrier” by Artists Kimchi and Chips


An otherworldly audio-visual phenomenon by South Korean artists Kimchi and Chips (aka Mimi Son and Elliot Woods). Constructing an elaborate apparatus out of hundreds of projectors, mirrors and speakers the duo experiment with the materialization of objects from beams of light. Check out more images and video below!

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26.05.17 by Jeff

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26.05.17 by Jeff

Photographer Camilo Jose Vergara Photographs The Same Locations Repeatedly Over 40 Years

No heat, landlord in front of New St. and Newark St., Newark, 1980

New St. and Newark St., Newark, 2015

 

Photographer Camilo José Vergara has committed more than four decades of his life to his photographic archive project “Tracking Time”. Year after year he has returned to poor, minority communities around the United States to re-photograph them from the same vantage points. In 2013, Vergara was awarded the National Humanities Medal by President Barack Obama, and was the first photographer ever to receive this honour.

See more images of his incredible project below.

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26.05.17 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Miwon Yoon

Lovely work by Korean artist Miwon Yoon. See more images below.

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26.05.17 by Staff

“Solo Together” by Artist Paula Crown

Artist Paula Crown creates 150 ceramic replicas of those iconically cheap disposable red cups for her latest sculptural installation, inviting us to consider the complexity of the mundane and the temporality of togetherness. See more images from “Solo Together” below or on display at 10 Hanover gallery in London until June 8.

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