Flashback Friday – Pow Wow Hawaii 2012

Recently, the managing editor of Honolulu Magazine contacted me to run one of my photos in their August issue…so here it is, my first official publication feature!  “Larger Than Life – The Pow Wow Hawai’i art event happened back in February, but unless you love or work in Kaka’ako, you might not have seen all…

Suggested Reading ~ 38 Timez Magazine

Oryu from 38 Timez Magazine dropped by my house last week and brought me a copy of the latest issue of 38 Timez magazine he produces in Japan. Oryu splits his time between Los Angeles and Japan and not only produces 38 Timez but also the Lost Angels paperback books that features the different cultures…

Scion Presents: Use Me

A good friend of mine, Eneri Abillar is taking part in the latest Scion art exhibit titled, “Use Me,” curated by Yuri Psinakis. I asked Eneri what his inspiration and the thought process behind his designs that included two Louis Vuitton bags taken apart and put back together with a new design posing questions on…

Supakitch and Koralie

A short documentary/video showcasing and highlighting artists Supakitch and Koralie. The interesting thing is being able to capture their uniqueness as individual artists, and then what they are capable of together. Although it is less than 10 minutes long, you get a good view of the differences and similarities between them. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yhG1shyHb4E[/youtube]

Let’s Get Lost – Photos by Dan Pak

Gorgeous images with that Lost In Translation feel.. I’m in love with Hong Kong-based photographer Dan Pak‘s newest collaborative effort with White Space – a duo of art books exploring the themes of solitude and isolation in Hong Kong. Lets Get Lost follows model/celeb Ana R. through the loneliness and chaos that coexist in big…

Estria Invitational Graffiti Battle (OAK)

Last Sunday was the Estria Battle held at DeFremery Park in Oakland. It’s part of the Life is Living Festival. In addition to the graffiti battle, there was live music, a talent show (with a sound system powered by solar energy and people riding bikes), Hood Games, yoga, a tee shirt stencil workshop and even…