Behind-the-scenes news from the Honolulu Museum of Art

Blue Star Museums: Recognizing HoMA’s veterans | Budd Lauer, Director of Advancement+

For the tenth summer since Blue Star Museums began in 2009, Honolulu...

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HoMA welcomes John Buck’s ‘Archer’+

Jim Gwinner (left) and his installation team with John Buck’s Archer....

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Meet the artists behind the art activities at Family Sunday+

Teaching artist Lauren Trangmar (left) with young artists at Family Sunday ...

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Fresh items in stock for summer at the Museum Shop+

Whether you plan to take up Sogetsu Ikebana, start journaling...

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Creating art for ‘Wahi Pana’+

“Wahi” a few, “pana” the heartbeat of place; the beat...

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Recognizing HoMA’s veterans to celebrate a decade of Blue Star Museums+

Meet some of the veterans on our staff: (from left) Diana...

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Behind the scenes: From the Vault+

Did you know that only a small fraction of HoMA’s...

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Remembering Doris Tilden+

Doris Tilden with former director Stephen Little in 2008 On...

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Young Artist class spotlight: Museology with Janet Tran+

Teens can spend June in the museum! Museology is a Young...

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A summer message from interim director Mark Burak+

Aloha Museum Members, On April 8, the Honolulu Museum of...

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Museum Shop: Last-minute gift ideas for Mom+

Mother’s Day is less than a week away! Still need...

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Talking story across the US about HoMA’s Japanese Print Collection+

James A. Michener giving a lecture at the Academy of Arts....

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Nicholas Galanin: Not Sardonic, Not Cynical, A Response to White Institution+

Did you miss visiting Honolulu Biennial 2019 artist Nicholas Galanin’s talk last...

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Cool off at the Museum Coffee Bar+

The heat of summer is upon us! Chill out at...

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Museum Shop: Moloka’i Artists Spotlight+

Still looking for that perfect Mother’s Day gift? The Museum...

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HB19 artist Marie Watt: The meaning of ‘mother’+

With its urgent red palette and speech bubble shape, Honolulu...

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Kapulani Landgraf: ‘Au‘a | Voices of those who refuse III+

As part of the Honolulu Biennial, Hawai‘i-based artist Kapulani Landgraf...

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Kapulani Landgraf: ‘Au‘a | Voices of those who refuse II+

As part of the Honolulu Biennial, Hawai‘i-based artist Kapulani Landgraf...

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Spring is in bloom at the Museum Shop+

With Easter and Mother’s Day just around the corner, head...

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Marie Watt: Sewing unexpected connections+

Hanging from the ceiling in the Clare Boothe Luce Gallery...

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Kapulani Landgraf: ‘Au‘a | Voices of those who refuse I+

On a Sunday morning in early March, more than 80...

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Museum Shop: Items to connect you to HB19 and Aotearoa+

The exhibition Lisa Reihana: Emissaries and four installations for the Honolulu Biennial...

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Say aloha to our newly minted docents!+

There are some new faces at the museum. You might...

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Now on view: New Jane Hammond work honors James Jensen+

In January 2018, New York–based artist Jane Hammond proposed creating...

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Behind the scenes: HoMA’s Monet is on the road+

The museum’s Water Lilies by Claude Monet is a popular,...

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