Photo Essay: The Street Art of Kaka'ako

John Robinson |

When our lease expired at the Manoa Innovation Center in 2019, I decided to move the offices of Financial Planning Hawaii and Nest Egg Guru to Kaka’ako. We wanted to be away from the hustle and bustle and traffic of downtown, but still be in a central location that was vibrant and energetic.  SALT at Kaka’ako fit the bill to a "T."  We love the eclectic shops and wide array of new restaurants and bars, but what makes the area really pop are the ubiquitous murals created through the annual Pow! Wow! Hawaii celebration of street art. If you have not had a chance to cruise around the neighborhood, this photo essay offers a sampling of the ever-changing artistic landscape...


A Photo Essay By J.R. Robinson:  The Wonderful, Whimsical Wall Art of Kaka'ako