Raul Jara, born in 1986, is a multi-genre artist originating from Bushwick, Brooklyn. As a fine art painter Mr. Jara was the recipient of our artist-in-residence program for 2015.
In the domain of hip hop he is known as POMER. His street art can be spotted through out the boroughs of New York City and the many cities he has visited. His mural work has been commissioned by leading fashion and lifestyle brands for commercials, music videos and film shoots.
As POMER, he is also known as a highly respected writer and recording artist, affiliated with a variety of international Hip Hop performers.
At present he is working on a new series of paintings informed by the experiences encountered in the daily life of a New Yorker. Raul Jara/POMER lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.