Behind the Wall is a family gathering and celebration fundraiser that will be held on Thursday, September 20th from 6P to 10P (687 Auahi block). Incorporating music by SEPH1 and friends, as well as live art along the street, a silent auction at R/D, a gallery art sale at ii gallery, an improv “Prime Roast” at the Greenhouse, and our Junior Board art sale and featured videos at the 808 Urban Refuge. Enjoy the tasty pupus and beverages provided by local Kaka’ako businesses. Participating artists include: PRIME, Estria, Jasper Wong, Mike BAM, Kamea Hadar, Jeff Gress and many more. This will be a chance to support PRIME and 808 Urban while exploring and interacting with Kaka’ako’s up and coming community-arts district.
PRIME founded 808 Urban in 2006, an organization to keep at-risk youth off the streets and to revitalize Hawai‘i’s communities through large-scale mural art. 808 Urban has worked closely with dozens of organizations, public schools, and within the housing projects, inspiring the community to utilize art as a visual tool in addressing cultural and social issues.