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Visit Sacramento Mural

The Sacramento art scene has been booming, after artists at the core, like Shaun Burner, David Garibaldi, and too many others to name, invested decades pushing the movement for more appreciation of the arts. Collectively, these influencers in the creative world brought districts full of crime, addiction, and poverty to up and coming neighborhoods and culture-filled… Read more »

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Downtown Sac Ice Rink 2017

In October of 2017 Downtown Sacramento Partnership and Downtown Commons invited Jenn Ponci to paint promotional art for the Sac Ice Rink. Images featuring vintage-inspired imagery of a couple ice skating, and a silhouette of a woman in the snow are clearly visible on J and 10th streets to advertise the nearby seasonal attraction. #nightshift @rivercityrickshaw @downtownsac_icerink… Read more »

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Wide Open Walls Sac Mural Jam 2017

The solid brick Sacramento Bee parking structure on 21st and Q streets in Midtown, Sacramento has been a familiar part of the local architecture for longer than I’ve been on this planet. When it’s demolition was announced to create room for new housing, David Sobon of Wide Open Walls decided it was also an opportunity… Read more »

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Stop the Traffick

THIS POST IS FOR MATURE AUDIENCES ONLY CONTAINING HARSH AND SENSITIVE FACTS NOT APPROPRIATE FOR CHILDREN   There’s a crime being committed internationally that affects 200,000 children annually on American soil, and is more profitable than the drug trade (Guardian group). It is also the fastest growing underground industry in the world, and reaches every… Read more »

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Controversial City Mural

In April of 2015 on the corner of 28th and U streets in Sacramento, California, Jenn Ponci noticed some pretty terrible graffiti on the building across the street from Side Show Studios. Tattoo clients, art patrons, and artists who came into the space all had something to say about the pictures that appeared on the grey wall…. Read more »

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THE TRAIN NEVER STOPS

This event was hosted by America Hustle Clothing   CAWZLOS This event took place one week after the passing of father, community artist, sign painter, graffiti writer, and DJ Daniel “Whores” Osterhoff.  The wall built for the event was painted exclusively with tributes to honor his legacy. Edan Foster Primera on the left Cawzlos and Rachel… Read more »

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FLYFEST 2017 SSPCA + DANIEL WHORES BENEFIT

  On April 8, 2017 Shannon Marlin and Michael Sylvestre, owners of Spanish Fly Hair Garage, Maverique Style House, and Crushed VLVT Bumble and Bumble salons, hosted a Hip-Hop fundraiser for the Sacramento SPCA. The event was a collaborative effort between Marlin and Sylvestre, music and runway organizer Jake Desrochers, fashion show director Shayla Wynne, and art curator Jenn Ponci,… Read more »

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All Lives Matter

     “Thank God for technology. Maybe it’s finally helping us crack the blue code of silence” said Rev. Ira Acree, pastor at Greater St. John Bible Church in Chicago. There, Officer Jason Van Dyke was facing first-degree murder charges for killing Laquan McDonald, a 17-year-old who was walking down the middle of the street… Read more »

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We Are Womyn

     It was sometime in July when radio DJ and event coordinator Sara Eley approached Jenn Ponci about the We Are Womyn benefit show, and their need for female muralists. Assembled by artist and curator, Emily Jones, the event was packed with comedians, art, and music. On August 20th, 2016, street vendors lined the roll up doors alongside the… Read more »