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A-Trak Visits Long Beach On The Navigator Live

Downtown Long Beach is currently in it’s crucial renaissance stage. I should know, LBC is my hometown. Back in the day we knew which areas to avoid and which streets were safe…at least during daylight. A similar story is mirrored with big cities across the US that have established groups fighting for their turf. I have […]

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Events, Graffiti Arts, Lifestyle

Pow! Wow! Lands in Asia For Street Art Tour

Street art organizers, Pow!Wow!, is moving on to Asia after a widely successful event in Long Beach, California. Founded in 2010, Pow!Wow! has grown as an internationally recognized network of artists and art enthusiasts. Through the different city tours, these weeklong events have made street art easily accessible to the general public by providing guide […]

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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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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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