Contemporary art

See Darren Waterston paint+

Artist in Residence Darren Waterston is in the midst of painting a mural at The Contemporary Museum (Spalding House). He’s...

Read More+ 3 years ago
,

What is landscape?+

In Gallery 30, red dirt is rapidly transforming into a miniature landscape, one cone and one mountain at a time....

Read More+ 3 years ago

James Jack, Orvis Artist in Residence+

James Jack is the current Orvis Artist in Residence. He set up shop in Gallery 30 on May 14 and...

Read More+ 3 years ago

Darren Waterston helps install ‘Forest Eater’+

Artist in Residence Darren Waterston spent a year traveling to Hawai‘i—visiting Volcano National Park and researching writings and images of...

Read More+ 3 years ago

On view: Daniel Trivieri’s “Grouper”+

On view right now in Exquisitely Modern: 50 Works from Herbert and Dorothy Vogel is a painting that appeals to...

Read More+ 3 years ago
, ,

Artist in Residence Megan Bent: See her this Friday!+

The current Orvis Artist in Residence is Megan Bent. She’s doing cool stuff with long-exposure photography and light. She takes...

Read More+ 3 years ago
, , ,

In memory of Toshiko Takaezu+

In a tranquil corner of the Honolulu Academy of Arts is a mini petrified forest—three branchless trunks stand sentinel outside...

Read More+ 3 years ago
,

Behind the art: The Vogels and Edda Renouf+

Our current special exhibition, Exquisitely Modern: 50 Works from Herbert and Dorothy Vogel, has a back story that is as...

Read More+ 3 years ago

“Mark and…Responsive”!: Artist in Residence Katie Small+

“Mark and Respond” began with a performance class taught by Professor Mary Babcock at the University of Hawai‘i–Mânoa. I had...

Read More+ 3 years ago
,

Maria getting married+

Since 2002, New York-based artist Maria Yoon has been married 45 times. It is part of her project “Maria the...

Read More+ 4 years ago