88 BLOCK WALKS​: The Living Archive


Named for the 88 blocks which comprise Kaka'ako, this ongoing series of walking tours explores themes of gentrification, displacement, urbanization, and generational change within the neighborhood's cultural, historical, and physical landscape.

Adele Balderston is a place-based storyteller from Kailua, Hawai'i, specializing in new media. Working at the intersection of geography, art and activism, Adele advocates for community agency through personal narratives.

Directed & Edited by Rob Lau
Filmed by Mikey Inouye and Rob Lau
Story Design by Emily Lau