POW! WOW! Week program

POW! WOW! Rotterdam will close on September 15 with a festival day full of art, music and sports, but on  September 8 the artists will start working on their murals in the Afrikaanderwijk. Why not add some activities in the neighborhood in the meantime? We are proud to present the complete POW! WOW! Week. Access for all activities is completely free.


Daily:
10:00 – 20:00: Artists are working on their murals
10:00 – 18:00: Pop-up shop / Information point, Martinus Steijnstraat 12, Rotterdam
12:00 – 17:00: Perishable Rush Exhibition in Galerie NIFFO, Pretorialaan 4b, Rotterdam
19:00 – 22:00: Shutter Hub Exhibition at Hilledijk 105b, Rotterdam

Monday, September 9

10:00 – 20:00 The artists are busy with their murals. Anyone who wants to come and take photos or see them at work is more than welcome.

10:00 – 18:00 Pop-up shop (exclusive POW! WOW! Rotterdam merchandise in collaboration with Banlieue, 47 and Montana Cans). Adress: Martinus Steijnstraat 12, Rotterdam.

12:00 – 17:00 Perishable Rush Exhibition in Galerie NIFFO.

17:00 – 19:00 Free portfolio checks and reviews for all (street) photographers in the pop-up museum of Shutter Hub. Here you can also see the STREET / FORM exhibition, which is also curated by Shutter Hub. Street photography in all shapes and sizes will be shown here. Address: Hilledijk 155, Rotterdam.

19:00 – 22:00 Opening of the Shutter Hub Exhibition; Hilledijk 155, Rotterdam.

Tuesday, September 10

10:00 – 20:00 The artists are busy with their murals. Anyone who wants to come and take photos or see them at work is more than welcome.

10:00 – 18:00 Pop-up shop (exclusive POW! WOW! Rotterdam merchandise in collaboration with Banlieue, 47 and Montana Cans). Address: Martinus Steijnstraat 12, Rotterdam.

18:00 – 19:30 Work In Progress evening tour. A guided walk through the Afrikaanderwijk. Together we visit the artists and we see the processes of their murals in an exclusive way. Applications for this tour have already been closed.

Wednesday, September 11

10:00 – 20:00 The artists are busy with their murals. Anyone who wants to come and take photos or see them at work is more than welcome.

10:00 – 18:00 Pop-up shop (exclusive POW! WOW! Rotterdam merchandise in collaboration with Banlieue, 47 and Montana Cans). Address: Martinus Steijnstraat 12, Rotterdam.

19:00 – 22:00 POW! WOW! Talk in coffee shop Pretoria, with Jasper Wong, founder and director of POW! WOW! Worldwide. Afterwards we’ll having a toast on POW! WOW! and a dj set by Bowie. Adress: Bloemfonteinstraat 78a, Rotterdam.

Het bezoek van Jasper Wong wordt mede mogelijk gemaakt door het International Visitors Programme van Het Nieuwe Instituut met steun van het ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken.

Thursday, September 12

10:00 – 20:00 The artists are busy with their murals. Anyone who wants to come and take photos or see them at work is more than welcome.

10:00 – 17:00 Pop-up shop (exclusive POW! WOW! Rotterdam merchandise in collaboration with Banlieue, 47 and Montana Cans). Address: Martinus Steijnstraat 12, Rotterdam.

19:00 – 23:00 Spoken Awards pre-lims. At Het Gemaal Op Zuid (Pretorialaan 141, Rotterdam), we are looking for the most inspiring spoken word artists who will qualify for the Spoken Awards finals on  December 17 in the Oude Luxor theater. Besides that there will be a lot of beautiful and cool performances.


Friday, September 13

10:00 – 20:00 The artists are busy with their murals. Anyone who wants to come and take photos or see them at work is more than welcome.

10:00 – 18:00 Pop-up shop (exclusive POW! WOW! Rotterdam merchandise in collaboration with Banlieue, 47 and Montana Cans). Address: Martinus Steijnstraat 12, Rotterdam.

18:00 – 23:00: The Culture Connect at POW! WOW!: Chile, Pacific Islands & Ghana. During this unique event in the ‘t Klooster, dance, music and spoken word come together. During this edition of The Culture Connect you will become acquainted with these disciplines, brought by artists with roots in Chile, Pacific Islands and Ghana. The program can be found here. Address: Afrikaanderplein 7, Rotterdam.

Saturday, September 14

10:00 – 20:00 The artists are busy with their murals. Anyone who wants to come and take photos or see them at work is more than welcome.

12:00 – 18:00 Pop-up shop (exclusive POW! WOW! Rotterdam merchandise in collaboration with Banlieue, 47 and Montana Cans). Address: Martinus Steijnstraat 12, Rotterdam.

23:00 – 04:30 Rotterdam Street Culture Weekend afterparty (= POW! WOW! pre-party) in WORM. To the Rotterdam Street Culture Weekend, of which POW! WOW! Rotterdam is part, there is a pre-party with live acts and DJs. An exclusive POW! WOW! Rotterdam set is from WOES, the street artist from Hawaii who is also a DJ. Address: Boomgaardstraat 31, Rotterdam.

On 15 September we will close the packed week with a festival day where art, music and sport come together. Check the POW! WOW! Rotterdam line-up here!