This year’s Pow! Wow! Hawai‘i takes place between Feb. 10 and 18. Artists from across the globe congregate in Kaka‘ako to transform the urban neighborhood with murals, exhibits, discussion panels, parties and more.
Waikīkī is much more than a tourist destination and faces the same challenges of other urban neighborhoods on O‘ahu. It has public schools, family-run restaurants, places people call home. Here are their stories.
Jayna Omaye, Catherine Toth Fox and James Charisma