POW! WOW! arts festival returns to Long Beach this week to blanket the city in public art! Featured artists include Pantonio, Ernest Zacharevic, Aaron Li-Hill, Sarah Joncas, Cinta Vidal, Hitotzuki, Andrew Hem, Edwin Ushiro, Yoskay Yamamoto, Hula, and more. The public is invited to watch and experience the process of the artists as they create their murals throughout the city. You can follow all the action on Instagram: @powwowworldwide and @powwowlongbeach.
No heat, landlord in front of New St. and Newark St., Newark, 1980
New St. and Newark St., Newark, 2015
Photographer Camilo José Vergara has committed more than four decades of his life to his photographic archive project “Tracking Time”. Year after year he has returned to poor, minority communities around the United States to re-photograph them from the same vantage points. In 2013, Vergara was awarded the National Humanities Medal by President Barack Obama, and was the first photographer ever to receive this honour.
See more images of his incredible project below.
Artist Paula Crown creates 150 ceramic replicas of those iconically cheap disposable red cups for her latest sculptural installation, inviting us to consider the complexity of the mundane and the temporality of togetherness. See more images from “Solo Together” below or on display at 10 Hanover gallery in London until June 8.
An otherworldly audio-visual phenomenon by South Korean artists Kimchi and Chips (aka Mimi Son and Elliot Woods). Constructing an elaborate apparatus out of hundreds of projectors, mirrors and speakers the duo experiment with the materialization of objects from beams of light. Check out more images and video below!