09.09.09 by Jeff

Amos Goldbaum

Drawings by Amos Goldbaum. San Francisco.

san francisco amos goldbaum drawing artist art
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25.08.09 by Jeff

Smile On Your Brother!

I went down to Livestock for the Smile On Your Brother show last night and snapped some photos. It’s up for two more nights – so you better catch it while you can. If you see a board you want, you can contact Annie or Mike here and place a bid. The auction closes near the end of October.

vancouver livestock smile on your brother contributor skateboard art show
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19.08.09 by Jeff

Julie Morstad

Drawings by Julie Morstad. Vancouver.

julie morstad vancouver illustrator illustration drawing
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18.08.09 by Jeff

Black Dog Publishing

The amazing folks at Black Dog let me pick out a few books and they just showed up on my doorstep! Take a look – and if you dig any of my picks, they’ll give you 40% off! Just throw Jess an email with the subject line ‘Booooooom!’ and she’ll hook it up.

black dog publishing books art photographer photography collage
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05.08.09 by Jeff

Heavy Pencil

This Friday, Heavy Pencil is going down at the ICA Bar in London! It’s a monthly event where amazing illustrators are invited to draw live, in response to music. This month’s guests are Sac Magique and Ville Savimaa! You are stupid if you don’t show up for this.

Institute of Contemporary Art (Bar). Friday. 8PM. Free.

magique sac ville savimaa illustration illustrator institute of contemporary arts london

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31.07.09 by Jeff

HUH. Magazine

Another rad publication arrived at my house this week, HUH. Magazine. It’s a color newsprint magazine packed with art and photography. If you take a look at the top right corner, you’ll notice the best part – it’s FREE.

huh magazine issue one

You can find it in bookshops and galleries in London, Stockholm, NY, Chicago and Paris and if you want to order it online all you pay is postage! I was stoked to see Jerry Hsu’s photography featured in this issue (side note: his part in Bag of Suck is one of the greatest of all time).

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17.07.09 by Jeff

Anansi/Arachne

Anansi/Arachne by Jessica Ginsberg and Zebadiah Keneally.

Anansi Arachne by Jessica Ginsberg and Zebadiah Keneally
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29.06.09 by Jeff

Modèle Puissance

Julien Kedryna, from the drawing collective Modèle Puissance, just let me know about about the collective’s brilliant new book, Random. There are 100 copies of the book and they intentionally made more drawings than what are featured in any one copy of the book, so only 80 of the 100 books will have the same drawing. The drawings also appear in a completely different order, so each one has a new neighbor in each book.

modelepuissance art drawing book random Jean-Philippe Bretin vanessa Dziuba Julien Kedryna Nicolas Nadé

It gets better, the books feature six different types of paper which allow the viewer to identify each artist, and 20 of the 100 books feature the original drawings! Amazing!

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