POW! WOW! Hawaii: Alex “Defer” Kizu in Honolulu

Alex “Defer” Kizu is one of the premier OG West Coast graffiti writers that has been pushing for years his unique style in both the streets and galleries. Whenever you stumble across his pieces, you will immediately be thinking “Los Angeles.” His current work is flipped with a Japanese flavor, to celebrate his heritage, and it speaks

POW! WOW! Hawaii: 1010 in Honolulu

We continue our ongoing coverage of Pow! Wow! Hawaii 2016 with 1010 and his latest piece which just appeared on the streets of Honolulu. Painting one of the event’s largest wall, the German globe trotting artist also known as the master of illusions spent about four days up high on his cherry picker to create this

POW! WOW!: “Aloha Dreamland” by Tristan Eaton in Honolulu

We continue our ongoing coverage of POW! WOW! Hawaii 2016 with Tristan Eaton which just finished working on his artwork in Honolulu. Entitled “Aloha Dreamland”, the new painting feature Eaton’s characteristic patchwork style with this subject matter quite local this time around. The piece is inspired the the romantic effect Hawaii has on people. It’s a vortex

Pow! Wow!: Work In Progress by Audrey Kawasaki in Hawaii

We are currently in Honolulu, Hawaii for the excellent Pow! Wow! Hawaii 2016 edition. All the artists are now in the district of Kaka’Ako getting started on their wall where we just stopped by to visit Audrey Kawasaki. Born in 1982 in Los Angeles, Audrey Kawasaki is known for her figurative, erotically charged paintings which

Surface: 17 Cities, 12 Countries

Microsoft launched the Designed on Surface project to showcase the many ways that artists Do Great Things. The global project enabled artists in 17 cities (Melbourne, AUS.; Sydney, AUS; Brussels, BEL; Hong Kong; Paris, FRA; Berlin, DEU; Munich, DEU; Kuala Lumpur, MYS; Tokyo, JPM; Shibuya, JPN; Lisbon, PRT; Singapore; Madrid, ESP; Taipei, TWN; Austin, USA;

Recap: Pow! Wow! Tokyo 2015

POW! WOW!, is a gathering of contemporary artists who engage with the broader community through the process and creation of art, has recently expended to Asia with a new tour date which just happened on the streets of Tokyo in Japan.POW! WOW! Japan was centered in Tokyo with over a dozen murals being created simultaneously

Video: POW! WOW! SXSW 2015

POW! WOW!‘s latest cavort takes to the South by Southwest (SXSW) festival in Austin, Texas. Teaming up with local art collective SprATX, the collaborative project brought together local artists like Mouf, Truth, and Lucas Aoki alongside international talents like Rone, Yoskay Yamamoto, Meggs, Tatiana Suarez, Risk and Ron English. Transforming the walls on Red River

Fashion: Pow! Wow! x Roberta Oaks New Capsule Collection

Continuing the collaborations between homegrown Aloha wear brand Roberta Oaks and POW! WOW! The fourth in the series are two short-sleeved button-ups aptly titled Waimanu and Kawaiahao. Named after the streets in Kaka’ako where the POW! WOW! murals can be found. Combining classic Aloha shirt aesthetics with a modern urban twist. The shirts are handmade