25.02.11 by Jeff

POW WOW HAWAII / Event Recap

POW WOW HAWAII ended with a huge group collaborative piece getting painted all black. Here is a look at the entire event in reverse order! All photos courtesy of photographer Brandon Shigeta.

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

pow wow hawaii art live painting event full recap photos

Huge thanks to Jasper Wong, Kamea Hadar and the Hadar family, Tiffany Tanaka, Christa WittmierIncase, In4mation, Fresh Cafe, and everyone else who worked hard to make this event the greatest ever!

For a full list of all the artists involved, jump over here.













Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.







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