Lesa Griffith

9 ways to make Mom feel special+

Mother’s Day arrives in two weeks—are you ready? No? Leaving...

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Behind the scenes: Curator James Jensen visits Masami Teraoka’s studio+

Last week, curator James Jensen visited Masami Teraoka’s studio in...

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Museum staffers’ HIFF Spring Showcase picks+

The Hawaii International Film Festival is the cinema partner of...

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Theater news: Admission is FREE for kids+

Since March 3, the Honolulu Museum of Art Doris Duke...

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We will not forget Dr. Irv Schatz+

Museum staff were very saddened Friday to learn about the...

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Hamid Rahmanian: His four-year journey into ‘Shahnameh’+

Since the exhibition Doris Duke’s Shangri La: Architecture, Landscape, and...

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Stephan Jost: What should our museum look like in five years?+

To mark #MuseumWeek, which runs March 23 to 29, the...

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New at Spalding House Shop: Contemporary jewelry by Carly Wright+

You’ll find New York–based jewelry designer Carly Wright’s new nature-inspired...

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Museum Shop: The place for special things+

Along with its great selection of art books, jewelry, accessories,...

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Museum Shop: Like the mural? Get the book. Or tattoos. Or postcards+

The mural Nervosa III, which James Jean completed a week...

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Andy Graydon: Phase 2 of ‘Fig. 1,’ opening Feb. 27+

Andy Graydon arrived in Honolulu on Feb. 17, and has...

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Staff pick: Hilary Sholin has eyes for ‘Marisol’+

Hilary Sholin, the museum’s annual giving coordinator, oversees the membership...

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21st-century origami: Find out how with these new books+

Now on view in Less = More at Spalding House...

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James Jean: Organic characters and fractals+

Last night, artist James Jean started work on his mural...

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Take home the Shangri La experience+

Opening Feb. 12 is Doris Duke’s Shangri La: Architecture, Landscape,...

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Pow! Wow! Hawaii expands to museum and Art School this week+

Last year, Pow! Wow! Hawaii, in collaboration with Los Angeles...

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Guadalupe Rivera Marín visits the museum to see her father’s work+

She’s been photographed by Edward Weston, knew Jean Charlot, and...

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People watching: George Segal’s ‘Japanese Couple’+

George Segal (American, 1924 – 2000) Japanese Couple Against a...

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Ikebana blooms at Spalding House through Jan 22+

Several years years ago, Sogetsu Ikebana instructor Carole Sakata and...

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Laila Twigg-Smith Art Scholarships for summer 2015 available+

Hawai‘i-based artists interested in developing their practice further should consider...

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Manga star Erica Sakurazawa talks ‘Love Vibes’ and teaches a workshop at the museum+

Honolulu’s manga community got an end-of-year frisson when manga artist...

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End-of-year giving tax savings: Good through Dec 31+

If you’re 70 and a half years old or older,...

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See a different view of ‘Land Division’ through Jan 4+

In an unorthodox move, the museum has repositioned the two...

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Artists of Hawai‘i 2015: Ready, steady, go!+

Last Tuesday, the eight artists selected for Artists of Hawai‘i...

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