Events, Graffiti Arts

Walls on the Street: Pow! Wow! Long Beach

On Wednesdays, everyone celebrates a woman crush. Here at The 5th, on Wednesdays we pay homage to our graffiti arts section and share our favorite wall of the week. In our series called “Walls on the Street”, we showcase murals and paintings that deserve to be in the spotlight. As noted earlier on the site, Pow! Wow! has […]

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Events, Graffiti Arts

Pow! Wow! Long Beach 2015

Continuing this constant Cali weather change, the heatwaves are at an all-time high and summertime in the LBC just got better. Previously exclusive to the islands of Hawai’i, Pow! Wow! has made its way to the mainland, and Sunday marked the first day of Pow! Wow! Long Beach. What’s in store is a weeklong celebration […]

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Graffiti Arts

Walls on the Street: Fin DAC

On Wednesdays, everyone celebrates a woman crush. Here at The 5th, on Wednesdays we pay homage to our graffiti arts section and share our favorite wall of the week. In our series called “Walls on the Street”, we showcase murals and paintings that deserve to be in the spotlight. Hailing from Cork and by way of […]

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Graffiti Arts

Walls on the Street: KOSO

On Wednesdays, everyone celebrates a woman crush. Here at The 5th, on Wednesdays we pay homage to our graffiti arts section and share our favorite wall of the week. In our series called “Walls on the Street”, we showcase murals and paintings that deserve to be in the spotlight. In the second week of kicking off […]

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Graffiti Arts

Walls on the Street: The Jump-off Edition

On Wednesdays, everyone celebrates a woman crush. Here at The 5th, on Wednesdays we pay homage to our graffiti arts section and share our favorite wall of the week. Kicking off a new series called “Walls on the Street”, we’ll showcase murals and street paintings that deserve to be in the spotlight. So keep coming […]

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Events, Graffiti Arts, Lifestyle

On The Radar: Pow! Wow! Hawaii 2015

“Pow! Wow!” sounds like words that pop out of a comic book. But, it links to graffiti and the arts more than we know. As explained by the curators of Pow! Wow! Hawaii, “Pow” means the impact of art it has on a person and “Wow” relates to the reaction of the viewer. The words […]

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Events, Graffiti Arts, Lifestyle

Saxxon Studios Presents: Whitehouse Projects

An artist can come in many shapes and forms, and society has found a way to compartmentalize “the artist”. Trying to break free from these categories, whether the street or classically trained artist, putting all artists under one roof can essentially shatter the stigma. Continuing this concept, this Saturday, November 1, 2014, Saxxon Studios presents […]

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Events, Fashion, Fashion Lifestyle, Lifestyle, Streetwear

RECAP: Ladies First Event

Anytime you tell a woman there’s a sale, you will immediately catch her attention. Tell her they’re taking more than half off on the suggested retail price of her favorite brands and it’s game over.  This past Saturday, our 5th Element Magazine crew had the opportunity to attend the “Ladies First Sample Sale” and without […]

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Graffiti Arts

Black Apple Gallery: Contraband 2

Calling all street art lovers and hip-hop fans alike, tonight Black Apple Gallery presents Contraband 2: A Night of Extraordinary Urban Street Art at the Sofitel Hotel Los Angeles in Beverly Hills, CA. Transforming the Riviera 31 Lounge, renowned street artists who have globally adorned the walls of many cities will have their art premiered […]

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Lifestyle

90’s Flashback – Remember Compact Discs?

I often get asked why I still buy CD’s or why I don’t download music and put it on an MP3 player. The answer is simple. Very similar to my affinity for books, I love the way a CD feels in my hand. From opening the case, reading the booklet, and then putting the CD […]

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Events, Fashion Lifestyle

RECAP: Venue Tradeshow – The Panel

On the second day of Venue Tradeshow, you immediately felt the energy of the hustle as soon as you stepped on the 11th floor of the Cooper building. Sticking true to the saying “Hustle never sleeps”, throughout the show, there was constant commotion circulating through the room. To keep the entrepreneurial energy alive and the […]

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