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
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
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.
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
‘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
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.
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.
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.