27.03.15 by Jeff

POW! WOW! SXSW

powwowsxsw-08

This past year the mural arts festival known as Pow! Wow! grew leaps and bounds, hosting their largest event yet, in Honolulu, Hawaii, and launching a satellite event in Taipei, Taiwan.

This month they continued their rapid expansion by partnering with SXSW and SprATX to bring some mural artists to the city of Austin, Texas. Rone (seen above), Tatiana Suarez, Kamea Hadar, Yoskay Yamamoto, Jeff Gress, Ana Maria, and Meggs were among the attending artists.

More photos (shot by Brandon Shigeta) below.

powwowsxsw-09Rone

powwowsxsw-01Jeff Gress

powwowsxsw-02Kamea Hadar

powwowsxsw-03Jeff Gress

powwowsxsw-04Meggs

powwowsxsw-05Meggs

powwowsxsw-13Ana Maria

powwowsxsw-06Yoskay Yamamoto

powwowsxsw-07Yoskay Yamamoto

powwowsxsw-12Tatiana Suarez + Yoskay Yamamoto

powwowsxsw-10Tatiana Suarez

powwowsxsw-11Kamea Hadar + Jeff Gress + Tatiana Suarez

 

Pow! Wow! Website

SXSW Website

SprATX Website

 













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







16.08.17 by Jeff

Graphic Designer Spotlight: Bohuy Kim

A selection of work by graphic designer Bohuy Kim, based in Seoul, South Korea. More images below.

Read More

16.08.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Alexander Medel Calderón

A selection of work by Chilean artist Alexander Medel Calderón. More images below!

Read More

15.08.17 by Jeff

Gangster Doodles on Post-Its

Somehow never knew about Gangster Doodles until recently! Canadian Marlon Sassy aka G. Doodles makes all his work on 3×3 Post-Its. Have a look at a bunch more below and see if you recognize them all.

Read More

15.08.17 by Jeff

“Ultraviolet Break of Day” Photos by Marcus Wendt

Photographer Marcus Wendt’s images of the Kowloon area of Hong Kong and Shenzhen’s Huaqiangbei electronics market feel like they’re straight out of a sci-fi film. Definitely one of the best Reader Submissions this month! See more from “Ultraviolet Break of Day” below.

Read More

15.08.17 by Staff

Illustrator Spotlight: Reiko Matsuo

Paintings by illustrator Reiko Matsuo, currently based in Tokyo and London. See more images below or on display at The Brick Lane Gallery in London until August 21.

Read More