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POW! WOW!, an international art movement that celebrates culture, music, and art in cities around the world, is returning to NoMa!

POW! WOW! DC will bring talented local, national, and international artists together in partnership with community members to enrich, beautify, and enliven NoMa. This year, 15 extraordinarily talented muralists from D.C., across the U.S., and around the world will be creating original masterpieces.

CHELOVE (D.C.) / JD Deardourff (D.C.) / Jordann Wine (D.C.) / Julia Chon (D.C.) / Key Han (D.C.) / Martin Swift (D.C.) / Mas Paz (D.C.) / Matt Corrado (D.C.) / Kaplan Bunce (Hawaii) / Madsteez (Los Angeles) / STASH (Brooklyn) / TRAV (Los Angeles) / It’s a Living (Mexico) / Muro (Spain) / Qbic (Russia)

POW! WOW! DC EVENTS

Thursday, May 18 / Gallery Talk: Kelly Towles with Jasper Wong

Hirshorn Museum & Sculpture Garden

DC-based artist Kelly Towles discusses his work and POW! WOW! DC. He will be joined for this special morning conversation by artist, illustrator, and curator Jasper Wong, creator and lead director of POW! WOW! HAWAII.

Saturday, May 20 / Opening Celebration

NoMa Junction @ Storey Park – 1005 First Street NE
11am-5pm || The festival will kick off with a party and a market including food trucks, vendors, DJs and art. Click here for more info.

Sunday, May 21 / Mural Tour and Happy Hour

The tour will gather in the lobby of 1200 First St. NE.
5pm-7pm || Tour begins at 5:30pm and will end at AVA NoMa with drinks and conversation.

Monday, May 22 / Mural Tour and Happy Hour

The tour will gather in the lobby of 1200 First St. NE.
6pm-8pm || Tour begins at 6:30pm and will end at Whole Foods Market on H Street NE with drinks and conversation.

Wednesday, May 24 / Mural Tour and Happy Hour

The tour will gather in the lobby of 1200 First St. NE.
6pm-8pm || Tour begins at 6:30pm and will end at AVA NoMa with drinks and conversation.

Saturday, May 27 / Mural Tour and Happy Hour

The tour will gather in the lobby of 1200 First St. NE.
5pm-7pm || Tour begins at 5:30pm and will end at Whole Foods Market on H Street NE with drinks and conversation.

Mural locations:

  • 331 N St. NE: east-facing wall
  • 331 N St. NE: north-facing wall
  • Metropolitan Branch Trail: under New York Avenue overpass
  • Metropolitan Branch Trail: between New York Avenue overpass and R Street NE
  • 55 M St. NE
  • 44 M St. NE
  • 1222 First St. NE: wall facing Patterson Street NE
  • 1150 First St. NE: wall facing Pierce Street NE

POW! WOW! DC is sponsored by the NoMa BID, neighborhood real estate developers Skanska and Folger-Pratt, and many others, listed below. For more information on POW! WOW!, click here.

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Additional Sponsors

AVA NoMa
Chrome
Courtyard Marriot Hotel
Event Rentals DC & NY
Holy Bones
Iron Gate
Maketto
Monster Energy
Montana Cans
Nando’s
’47

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