Lesa Griffith

Michael Arcega, Karin Higa and more on HPR+

At the members’ opening of One Way or Another: Asian American Art Now on June 25, Hawaii Public Radio‘s Noe Tanigawa interviewed...

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Marvelous Miyazaki on screen July 12-18+

As part of Asian Sensation, the Doris Duke Theatre will screen four films by animation genius Hayao Miyazaki. He won...

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Leland Miyano plants green thoughts+

Leland Miyano’s talk at the Doris Duke Theatre on July 5 sparked a lot of eco-minded questions. His deep knowledge...

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Interview with Mika Tajima+

On Monday, Star Bulletin reporters Nadine Kam and Joleen Oshiro came by the Academy to do a video interview with...

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Asian Sensation opening a sensation+

At 8pm last night, people crowded the nook in the Henry Luce Gallery that holds Mika Tajima’s “Extruded Plaid (Suicidal...

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Mika Tajima arrives tomorrow+

Mika Tajima, who was included in this year’s Whitney Biennial, touches down in HNL tomorrow. She’ll complete the installation of...

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Michael Arcega is everywhere, part II+

Last month Rui filled us in on Michael’s Cali-HI commute (he’s getting his MFA at Stanford) for various projects. His...

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Lana‘i students get sneak peek at ‘One Way’+

Yesterday five talented students from Lana‘i High and Elementary schools who participated in Lana‘i Art Center’s art contest got a...

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Happy Monday+

The Academy is closed to the public on Mondays but that doesn’t mean there’s nothing going on. Today it’s a...

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Three questions for Jean Shin+

HAA: For your installation “Unraveling” in “One Way or Another: Asian American Art Now,” you’ve solicited sweaters from local artists....

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