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POW! WOW! LONG BEACH 2015 OFFICIAL RECAP VIDEO

Between June 21st to the 28th in 2015, Long Beach, California became the canvas for art, music and culture with the arrival of POW! WOW! Showcasing the works of Aaron de la Cruz, Fafi, Cryptik, Hueman, Jeff Soto, James Jean, … Continue reading

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JORDAN AHERN AT POW! WOW! LONG BEACH 2015 VIDEO

Over at the Varden Hotel in Long Beach, California, a psychedelic, monochrome mural by artist James Jean and the colorful mural of a line of people filled with colorful graphics by Tristan Eaton next to it attracts stares from passersby. … Continue reading

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FAFI AT POW! WOW! LONG BEACH 2015 FOR HIGHSNOBIETY VIDEO

Highsnobiety hangs out with French artist FAFI during POW! WOW!‘s inaugural Long Beach event. Known for her unmistakeable cartoonish style, in which she has created an entire range of characters called Fafinettes (as well as backstories for their home planet, … Continue reading

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JAMES JEAN AT POW! WOW! LONG BEACH 2015 FOR HIGHSNOBIETY VIDEO

In the first part of the Highsnobiety artist profiles from the inaugural POW! WOW! Long Beach street art festival, we take a look at James Jean. Directed by Ian Roche.

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TRISTAN EATON AT POW! WOW! LONG BEACH 2015 FOR MONTANA CANS VIDEO

Tristan Eaton is considered to be one of the most profilic artists and muralists of our time. Follow him and the progress of his latest masterpiece at POW! WOW! Long Beach. Hear him discuss the city, art and his usage … Continue reading

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VITALITY AND VERVE EXHIBITION AT THE LBMA

‘Vitality and Verve: Transforming the Urban Landscape’ focused on current developments in the growing field of urban contemporary art. It featured site-specific ephemeral murals and multi-media installations by established and emerging cutting-edge artists who will be demonstrating the skilled and … Continue reading

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POW! WOW! LONG BEACH 2015

Sunny Long Beach, California became the canvas for an extravaganza of art, music and culture with the arrival of POW! WOW! between June 21-28. Playing host to a packed roster of mural painting, exhibitions, talks and screenings, the eight-day event … Continue reading

THE DEEPEST DEPTHS OF THE BURROW SCREENING

For the first time in America, “The Deepest Depths of the Burrows” was screened at the Art Theatre of Long Beach during POW! WOW! Long Beach 2015. A special documentary on the adventures of Nychos. Photos by Brandon Shigeta.

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JEFF STAPLE 1-2-1 WITH FAFI AT POW! WOW! LONG BEACH 2015

During POW! WOW! Long Beach 2015, Jeff Staple held a special 1-2-1 talk with Fafi to a full house. Fafi spoke in depth about her life, art and inspirations at the Art Theatre of Long Beach. Photos by Brandon Shigeta.

DINNER AND A MIXTAPE WITH DJ NEIL ARMSTRONG

A special menu and DJ session by DJ Neil Armstrong was held at the Federal Bar during POW! WOW! Long Beach 2015. Also featured the teachers and students of the the POW! WOW! School of Music. Photos by Brandon Shigeta.