23.02.10 by Jeff

Here Is Now / Finale

For the past month The Chapel (304 Dunlevy Ave, Vancouver) has been home to the Here Is Now art show, with new artists being added to the show each week. This Friday is the grand finale with five more artists joining the show, bringing the total to 35. The show starts at 6pm, you don’t want to miss this.

here is now finale show vancouver chapel arts art
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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

12.02.10 by Jeff

Babe Rainbow

Vancouver’s Babe Rainbow (Cameron Reed) just released his debut on WARP Records, and Salazar shot this haunting little video for it. Not sure about the ending, but the mood is great.

babe rainbow shaved warp records cameron reed vancouver music video

Another cool little Vancouver connection, the cover art for the EP is a photo by James Nizam! Watch the video below!

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12.02.10 by Jeff

The Cool Kids / Giveaway

I’ve decided I’m gonna give away concert tickets every now and then, if it’s okay with you guys? I have access to a lot of Vancouver shows thanks to my pals Gman & Rizk so I figured, why not share the wealth?

the cool kids and pacific division the commodore vancouver concert

The Cool Kids & Pacific Division hit The Commodore Ballroom on March 10th and I’ve got a pair of tickets. If you want ‘em, make up a “rap name” for yourself and leave a comment below!

You have until Monday!

This one is open to Greater-Vancouver residents only.

12.02.10 by Jeff

Super Natural

Olympics start today! Here’s a drawing I made for Oakley.

Vancouver-based artist Jeff Hamada for Oakley 2010 Olympics drawing illustration

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12.02.10 by Jeff

Fiona Ackerman

Paintings by Fiona Ackerman. Vancouver.

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11.02.10 by Jeff

Vancouver 2010 / Giveaway Winner

And the winner of the 2010 Olympics Hockey Semi-Final tickets is…

vancouver 2010 olympics mens hockey ticket giveaway winner
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10.02.10 by Jeff

James Nizam

Memorandoms is a beautiful photo series by artist James Nizam, documenting ephemeral sculptures he constructed inside an old public housing development. Nizam’s show is up at Gallery Jones here in Vancouver (1725 West Third Ave) until Feb 27th. Go see it.

james nizam artist photographer photography ephemeral sculptures
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