February, 2009

AV Club at Honolulu Printmakers exhibition+

  If you missed the Honolulu Printmakers 81st Annual Juried Exhibition opening last week, have no fear, you can still...

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Africa: Feel the continent through its art+

“African Art from the Academy’s Collection” just opened yesterday. Here’s a little peek at the fantastic sculptures, textiles, and other...

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Melissa Waddy-Thibodeaux and ‘The Resurrection of Harriet Tubman’+

Melissa Waddy-Thibodeaux is passionate about what she does. The first time I called her, it didn’t matter that she was...

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5 questions for Laura Hoptman+

Laura Hoptman, the Kraus Family Senior Curator at the New Museum of Contemporary Art in New York, is the juror...

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Academy’s ‘Hawaiian Modern’ catalog in Pottery Barn catalog+

Anna Hoover, who keeps our Visitor Information Center running smoothly, just reported that her eagle-eyed husband spotted the Academy’s “Hawaiian...

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Muraqqa’ continues to fascinate visitors+

The small, incredibly detailed paintings in the exhibition “Muraqqa’: Imperial Mughal Albums from the Chester Beatty Library, Dublin,” have visitors...

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Jimmy Wales talks about Wikipedia Loves Art+

It’s official…even Jimmy Wales, the founder of Wikipedia, is excited about Wikipedia Loves Art. In case you missed our earlier...

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See Harriet Tubman @ Bank of Hawaii Family Sunday+

This month’s Bank of Hawaii Family Sunday on Feb. 15, 11am-5pm, is extra special. To celebrate Black History Month, the...

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Richie Mehta coming to Friends of Film Friday 2/20!+

Film Curator Gina Caruso just got word that Indian-Canadian filmmaker Richie Mehta, whose “Amal” was the hit of last year’s...

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Everything goes at the Academy Shop Annual Clearance Sale+

HAA’s Academy Shop Annual Clearance Sale opens at the Academy Art Center at Linekona, Saturday, Feb. 7 and runs through...

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