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 graffiti can be seen throughout the boroughs of New York City. His mural work has been commissioned by leading fashion and lifestyle brands for commercials, music videos and film shoots.
As Pomer, he is presently a writer and MC with the underground rap movement 47. An upcoming EP and video is scheduled to drop July 1, 2015.
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.