30.04.10 by Jeff

BRB gone to Iowa!

Look out Iowa, here I come! I have been asked to jury a student exhibition over at Grinnell College, I look forward to meeting all you Iowans. Enjoy your weekend everyone!

iowa booooooom

31.03.10 by Jeff

The case of the Missing Letters

It appears we have a mystery on our hands!

the case of the missing letters

Last week my friend Shinead and I came across all these beautiful piles of plaster letters laid out on the boardwalk on Granville Island. We waited around for awhile hoping someone would come along and explain what they were for. Shinead noticed a whole pile of O’s and we thought it would be fun to quickly shoot an image for the header of the site. Eventually a girl came along and asked if we had removed the letters from the hill around the corner. We hadn’t. She informed us that they were part of an art project by a student at Emily Carr University but didn’t know much else about them. We waited for a little bit longer and then left.

Yesterday I received an email from Shannon McCubbin expressing her surprise to see her letters being used as our new header graphic! She attached the following image of her installation on the hill:

the case of the missing letters

Sadly, Shannon informed me that the letters have all gone missing! They were quite expensive to produce and she is trying to track them down. I’m sure someone grabbed them thinking they were free. I was tempted to take a letter when I came across the piles too, but then I remembered I’m not a THIEF (haha sorry). But seriously, if you are the person who took the letters I’m sure Shannon won’t be mad, she just wants them back!

Email Shannon any info, an apology, or a word of encouragement here.

15.03.10 by Jeff

Ohio Gozaimasu!

I’m headin’ out to Ohio! I’ve been invited by SAA College and the Dayton Creative Syndicate to speak a little bit about my work and Booooooom! I just randomly Googled this image, but let’s pretend I am speaking inside that barn!

ohio booooooom

I will be back Wednesday, will try to update you while I’m away.

17.02.10 by Jeff

Ohhhhh Canadaaaaaa!

Everyone in Vancouver is partying right now! I love it! Team Canada dominated Norway 8-0 (sorry Norway) and we took to the streets!

*editors note: this was filmed after more than a couple beaver lagers

19.11.09 by Jeff

Vancouver Is Awesome

Vancouverites this is directed at you! VancouverIsAwesome.com is having a Donor Drive right now and they need your help! As a newly recognized non-profit organization they aren’t eligible for grants until 2011 so they are looking for donations of any size to keep them afloat!

vancouver is awesome donor drive

You will be eligible to win thousands of dollars worth of prizes just by donating. But don’t do it for the prizes, do it to help a site that is dedicated to promoting local arts and culture!

Head over here to donate!

27.10.09 by Jeff

Weeeeeeeeeee!

My friends tricked me into jumping off a bridge yesterday.

whistler bungee jumping jump british columbia

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03.10.09 by Jeff

Crappy Barfday!

Today is my bday – I got this nice message from my pal, Mr. Brun.

happy birthday jeff hamada

See everyone at Art and Sole at El Kartel tonight!