POW! WOW! Long Beach Announces Artist Lineup, New Additions to Street Art Festival

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POW! WOW! Long Beach will return for the fourth iteration of the public art celebration, readying to add more than 20 murals throughout the city during the week of June 24 through June 30.
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Short Film Captures The Draculas’ Overnight Painting Process During Pow! Wow! Long Beach

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4If you missed The Draculas at work during Pow! Wow! Long Beach last week, it was probably because you were comfortably asleep.

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IN PICTURES: Pow! Wow! Long Beach 2017 Brings A World of Art to The International City

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Over the past three Pow! Wow! Long Beach art festivals, 52 murals have been painted throughout the city. What is it about the festival that gives so much energy to its fans and followers?

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Miami-based Artist Tatiana Suarez Talks About Home, Heritage and Leaving Positive Energy Behind

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On a balmy Wednesday evening in the Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA)’s sculpture garden, artists, creatives and fans alike gathered to hear Miami-based artist Tatiana “Tati” Suarez speak during her first ever live interview.

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Belgian Artist Adele Renault Talks About Obsession with Pigeons and People

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Artist Adele Renault, the woman behind the larger-than-life pigeon mural going up at Graphaids art supply store for Pow! Wow! Long Beach, answered questions about her life during Jeff Staples’ 1-2-1 event Tuesday evening.

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LOST IN THE WORLD: Bodeck Hernandez Rediscovers His Roots For Pow! Wow! Long Beach

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Juxtaposed against lush, primary colors, Hernandez’ work is unforgettable; trapped behind the veneer of what looks like a faded VCR tracking screen are big, bold faces lost in a near-dreamlike scene.

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Pow! Wow! School of Music Inspires Young Musicians to Collaborate, Grow as Individuals

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Now annually housed during the week of Pow! Wow! Long Beach at The Edison Theater in downtown, a select group of talented youth and young adults learn to collaborate with each other and work with acclaimed mentors.

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Pow! Wow! Long Beach Organizers Acknowledge Graffiti Roots At Kick-Off Ceremony

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Vice Mayor Rex Richardson spoke of the “transformative power of art and murals” as Pow! Wow! Long Beach organizers gathered this morning to officially kick off the third iteration of the mural and street art festival at The Varden Hotel in...

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UPDATE: Schedule of Events for Pow! Wow! Long Beach Announced

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A few more updates have been announced today, including the schedule of events to take place between July 16 and 22, and an additional artist that has been added to the mix.

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Portuguese Street Artist Pantónio’s First Mural in the US Lands Boldly at the Aquarium

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António Correia, or Pantónio as he’s better known, is the Portuguese street artist who painted the sweeping manta rays on the Aquarium of the Pacific’s nearly 2,600 square-foot front wall as part of the week-long POW! WOW! Long Beach street art festival,...

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