POW WOW Street Art Festival, Hawaii 2017

After touring the globe and painting the streets of eight different cities, contemporary art initiative POW! WOW! went back on home turf to Oahu, Hawaii for POWWOW 2017! The festival started on February 11th and ran until the 18th, Street artists and musicians gathered at the Kaka’ako neighbourhood and created new murals and installations for this years festival.

POW! WOW! Hawaii 2017 invited local and international artists to the beautiful town of Oahu, including Careaux, Cinta Vidal, Dan Witz, Defer, The Draculas, Drew Merritt, Evoca, Glazed Paradise, James Jean, Joram Roukes, Kevin Lyons, Maya Hayuk, Michelle Tanguay, MR. Jago, Oakoak, OG Slick, Ouizi, PichiAvo, Shok-1, Tara McPherson, Tavar Zawacki (Above),Telmo Miel, Woes, Beak, Ckaweeks, Dak1ne, Devour, Gavin Murai, Hoven, Jasper Wong, Jeffrey Gress, Kai Kaulukukui, Kamea Hadar, Kaplan Bunce, Katch, Lucky Olelo, Maek, Mason Rose, Mung, Monster, Ran Noveck, Prime, Puff, Rolando Venegas, Solomon Enos, Soker, Uglykids, Whomu and Wooden Wave.

As you can tell there was a lot going on over the festival period with all this much talent in one place. The final murals can be seen below…

The festival was another huge success and POW WOW rocks another year in Hawaii. Check out the recap video below …


Photo Credit Jasper Wong / Halopigg / Brandon Shigeta / Courtney Kimmey



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