Behind the scenes

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ARTafterDARK exclusive: The scoop on the POW! WOW! x tokidoki collab+

At the next ARTafterDARK, on July 28, Jasper Wong, founder...

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Parting thoughts from HoMA’s outgoing web content coordinator+

This is my last blog post. After six wonderful years...

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Central Courtyard changes: A tern of events+

The entrance to the museum and two of its courtyards...

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Kaori Ukaji’s ‘Serenely Proliferating’ is the kind of installation that grows on you+

Japan-born artist Kaori Ukaji, whose blood-red installation Serently Proliferating is...

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Art + tech: Media conservator Jeff Martin diagnoses HoMA’s Nam June Paik+

Back in 2015, Nam June Paik’s 1994 work WareZ Academy was...

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UH uses museum’s Richard Lane Collection for workshop+

Since the museum acquired the Richard Lane Collection in 2003,...

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Hawaiian quilts head to Honolulu sister city Chigasaki+

The museum’s curatorial departments often collaborate with each other, as...

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Artists of Hawai‘i 2017: A studio visit with Kaili Chun and Hongtao Zhou+

The four artists in the upcoming Artists of Hawai‘i 2017—Kaili...

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Sculpture Moves at Spalding House+

After telling us about her journey to the East Coast with Childe...

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Curator’s Notes: Shawn Eichman on The Hundred Geese’s dirty little secret+

One of HoMA’s most iconic paintings, The Hundred Geese, is...

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Newly reinstalled Islamic Art Gallery opens Oct. 6+

For the last month the Islamic Art Gallery has been...

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Fashion designer Koa Johnson on his unconventional artistic choices+

Maui native Koa Johnson is known for his luxurious gowns...

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Moanalua juniors explore Spalding House for summer assignment+

Two weeks ago, about-to-be juniors from Moanalua High School Kylan...

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Art conservation 101: The docent edition+

Just because an artwork is in a museum, doesn’t mean...

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We are all stewards of culture: From curators, to staff, to the community+

Last month, European and American art curator Theresa Papanikolas and...

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