Pow Wow, a week-long celebration of contemporary art, gets underway this week in Honolulu with mural painting, a panel discussion, the opening of the Pow Wow and other exhibits, an after-party and luau. Headed up by Jasper Wong, the huge, collaborative art event allows spectators to see the process of creating art and interact with artists.
Here’s the official calendar of Pow Wow happenings, courtesy PowWowHawaii.com
FEBRUARY 11 to 13
Artists and media guests arrive in Hawaii.
FEBRUARY 14 to 17
Painting murals in the neighborhood of Kaka’ako (click here for mural locations)
FEBRUARY 15 to 17 – 3pm to 6pm
Youth mural painting lessons and tours in Kaka’ako.
FEBRUARY 15 – 1pm to 8pm
Holoholo Honolulu sponsored by Na Mea books.
FEBRUARY 16 – 6pm to 8pm
Panel discussion at the University of Hawaii’s Manoa Campus’ Art Building Auditorium. Featuring guest speakers: Eugene Kan of Hypebeast, Jeff Hamada of Booooooom, Frank Liew of Qubic and Carbon, Ken Harman of Hi-Fructose and Spoke Art, and Suitman.
FEBRUARY 18 – 6pm to 10pm
Opening of Pow Wow Hawai’i 2012 at Loft in Space x Fresh Cafe (click here for more info)
“Day Job?” photo exhibition opening at Loft in Space x Fresh Cafe (click here for more info)
Arkitip pop up shop opening at Loft in Space x Fresh Cafe (click here for more info)
FEBRUARY 18 to 19 – 10:30pm to 2am
Official after-party at Nextdoor in Chinatown.
POW WOW Hawai’i 2012 luau located at secret location.