2010

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Starlight Ball update: Yang Fudong’s ‘First Spring’+

Starlight Ball is this Saturday! It’s our “cool” gala, as opposed to the more traditional Kama‘aina Christmas held in December....

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Enter the Futurescape 2050+

If you never made it down to Gallery 31 to see Steve Coy at work on his “Futurescape 2050″ installation,...

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AIR Steve Coy: Gold trees, purple walls, broken TVs=?+

This past Sunday (Bank of Hawaii Family Sunday, that is) Steve Coy fielded questions about his installation, and helped visitors...

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Starlight Ball update: ARTBAR will slake your visual thirst+

Starlight Ball returns at its new spring time slot May 8. That’s just two weeks away and we’re moving full...

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Sew crazy! Hawaii Quilt Guild show coming+

Hawaii quilters may the most passionate artists in the state. The Hawaii Quilt Guild’s annual show opens April 30 at...

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Duets is going to be amazing+

Last night I sat in on a rehearsal for the Doris Duke Theatre’s first multicultural dance program—”Duets: Exploring Dance Through...

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the “C” word+

I am not a fan of the word “creative.”  It’s too cheap a way to describe artistic vision, yet it’s...

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Pictures from the debut aloHAA March 11+

Thanks to everyone to came to our first extended hours day on March 11. More than 200 people looked at...

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Our Cézanne drawing may head to London, see it while you can+

On view in “From Whistler to Warhol: Modernism on Paper” is a sketch that Paul Cézanne did sometime between 1890...

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I Heart Grandma+

There is something special to see in lightly traversed gallery 22, currently home to an exhibition of textiles that were...

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Power of the Portrait+

Who is this person who visits the Honolulu Academy of Arts? While the Academy forges ahead with a marketing survey,...

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Head to the capital March 5 to see your art+

Last year, the Capitol held its first “Art at the Capitol”—an art open house at the Hawai‘i State Legislature. Spearheaded...

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Connecting the dots+

On view in the exhibition “From Whistler to Warhol: Modernism on Paper” is Raoul Dufy’s “The Woman of Martinique,” which...

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Happy Birthday Auguste Renoir+

Auguste Renoir was born 169 years ago today in Limoges, France. We’re so lucky to have his etching “A Dance...

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Hawaii’s Teachers learn about HISTORY through ART+

Indicator species are living things (plants and animals) that can be examined to understand the environment inwhich they live. Fluctuations...

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Movies at the Academy 72 years ago+

Way before Doris Duke Theatre was even built, the Academy was showing movies. We’re talking silent films in Central Courtyard...

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Academy adds 2 graffiti murals to its collection+

The Academy invites you to Academy Art Center at Linekona to see two explosive murals by legendary graffiti artists Estria...

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Picture this…+

That ubiquitous portrait… you know, the one where you have your arm stretched out in front of you, hoping your...

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