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POW! WOW! SXSW 2016

POW! WOW! SXSW 2016

Every year, the South by Southwest festival turns Austin, Texas into a veritable hotspot of creativity, which expresses itself in any number of mediums, not least in commanding street murals. This was led this year by a collaboration between POW! … Continue reading

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RVCA ANP ARTISTS AT POW! WOW! HAWAII 2016 VIDEO

During POW! WOW! Hawaii 2016, RVCA ANP artists came out in force to beautify the streets of Kaka’ako with spray paint, brushes, rollers and buckets of color. Video directed by Etienne Aurelius.

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STRANDED IN PARADISE CONCERT 2016

Every February, artists from all over the world travel to the island of Oahu for POW! WOW! Hawaii, an art and music festival that takes place in the Kaka’ako district of Honolulu. Heading into the 6th year in Hawaii and … Continue reading

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JEFF STAPLE 1-2-1 TALKS AT POW! WOW! HAWAII 2016

During POW! WOW! Hawaii 2016, Jeff Staple held two 1-2-1 talks. One with Hueman and another with Estevan Oriol. The talks were held at the Kaka’ako Agora and the photo exhibition by Estevan Oriol was presented by RVCA. Music was … Continue reading

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THINKSPACE CURATED EXHIBITION 2016

In its third year, Andrew Hosner of Thinkspace curates the popular “POW! WOW!: Exploring the New Contemporary Movement” group exhibition at the Honolulu Museum of Art. With over 100 paintings and sculptures, this one was the largest exhibit to date.

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POW! WOW! HAWAII 2016

After touring Asia with dates in Taiwan and Tokyo, contemporary art initiative POW! WOW! takes to its hometown Oahu, Hawaii for its 2016 festivities. Taking place over the course of Chinese New Year and the weekend of Valentine’s Day in … Continue reading

POW! WOW! TAIWAN 2015

POW! WOW! TAIWAN 2015

POW! WOW! took on Asia with a tour in Japan and Taiwan. For the second half of their journey, they painted across the country with stops in Tainan, Taichung, Nantou and Tainan. Artists that braved the trek were Naturel, Nychos, … Continue reading

POW! WOW! JAPAN 2015

POW! WOW! JAPAN 2015

In the fall of 2015, we held a tour of Asia that consisted of stops in Japan and Taiwan. In Tokyo we rounded up artists like Case, Fafi, Ben Horton, Kevin Ancell, Kami, Sasu, Usugrow, Kinsey, Mark Dean Veca and … Continue reading

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Hitotzuki in Hawaii: Kakaako Mural and the Hawaiian Airlines Ground Service Vehicles Project II

Following the success of their first collaboration in 2014, POW! WOW! and Hawaiian Airlines are teaming up again to commission artists to paint a Hawaiian Airlines ground service vehicles. This year, Tokyo’s Hitotzuki (husband and wife duo Kami and Sasu) … Continue reading

Exploring the New Contemporary Movement 2016

The 3rd annual ‘POW! WOW! Exploring The New Contemporary Movement’

POW! WOW! Hawaii and Thinkspace presents: The 3rd annual ‘POW! WOW! Exploring The New Contemporary Movement’ as part of POW! WOW! Hawaii 2016 from February 6th to February 13th. Opening Reception is on Sunday, February 7th 6-10PM and will be … Continue reading