THE BLOG

18
Feb

Time Travel

Cruze and Friend are the founders of Secret Record Store in Kakaako

Secret Record Store pops up to perpetuate the record store experience.

Text by Lisa Yamada | Images by Pete Ulatan

If you are reading this publication, you probably understand the value of the tactile nature of things; of being able to hold something in your hands, turn it over, feel the grooves of creases made from repeated use. It’s a notion that resonates with Kevin Cruze and John Friend, especially in this age of digital downloading. Continue Reading..

06
Feb

Pow Wow Hawaii Artist: Remi Mead

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Remi Mead brings her colorful style to the streets again for Pow! Wow! 2014, which takes place February 8–15 in Our Kaka‘ako.

Text by Naomi Taga | Opening image by Jonas Maon

Artist Remi Mead is an anomaly amongst a line-up of artists set to tackle another round of muted wall space in the upcoming Pow! Wow! Hawai‘i 2014. In a world where style reigns, Mead stands out. Fun and feminine, her brushstrokes are as impactful as the hand wielding a spray paint can and a 10-foot ladder. Continue Reading..

04
Feb

Pow Wow

Happenings

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Pow Wow Hawai‘i 2014
An international gathering of artists converges on Our Kaka‘ko from February 8-15.

Image by Jonas Maon

“Imagine a city where graffiti wasn’t illegal, a city where everybody could draw whatever they liked. Where every street was awash with a million colours and little phrases. Where standing at a bus stop was never boring. A city that felt like a party where everyone was invited, not just the estate agents and barons of big business.” – Banksy, Wall and Piece.Continue Reading..