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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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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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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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A different spin on process painting…+

“Document your work!” Something art instructors preach to students from the very beginning. For some reason though, it seems to...

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Introducing Boz Schurr+

If you hadn’t noticed, there is a new Artist in Residence in Gallery 31 Art Studio. Her name is Boz...

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Bank of Hawaii Family Sunday: Views from the Top+

The day opened with a bang—students from The Pacific Buddhist Academy of Hawaii performed taiko drumming in Central Courtyard. The...

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The party’s over+

    The Art Studio is again dark (for just one weekend) as Allison Uttley has packed up her work...

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Bridging the Balloon Gap+

In school, I had a professor use the term “Art Gap” a lot during critiques. Not sure if the term...

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Opening of Hokusai’s Summit+

“Hokusai’s Summit: Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji” has been incredibly gratifying for Academy staff. Putting the exhibition together was a...

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Puffy Pareidolia+

Yesterday, I popped in to see what Allison was up to.  There were more balloons, the shapes and scale of...

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Super Saturday! Action in ‘Hokusai’s Summit’ and Artist in Residence studio+

Today is Museum Day, organized by Smithsonian Magazine, and people have been taking advantage of their free passes. So far...

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Check out the Academy’s new Artist in Residence+

There’s something bittersweet about balloons—they serve as fluffy milestones, marking times of achievement and worth, yet they also remind you...

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Why it’s harder than ever for Hawai’i arts organizations+

“It’s much worse now,” says George Ellis, director of the Honolulu Academy of Arts from 1982 to Feb. 1, 2003,...

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William Kelso wows crowd at Doris Duke+

About 180 people filled Doris Duke Theatre for archeologist William Kelso’s free talk, and the history and archeology buffs weren’t...

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Archeologist William Kelso coming to the Academy in August+

Back in 2007, the 400th anniversary of the founding of Jamestown was big news. It was a National Geographic cover...

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FREE ICE CREAM @ Bank of Hawaii Family Sunday tomorrow+

Meadow Gold’s Lani Moo is moseying over to the Academy tomorrow to give out FREE ice cream—chocolate-coated vanilla bars, Orange...

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Summer of art+

Registration for summer session at the Academy Art Center at Linekona starts April 15. In the past, summer time focused...

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Melissa Waddy-Thibodeaux and ‘The Resurrection of Harriet Tubman’+

Melissa Waddy-Thibodeaux is passionate about what she does. The first time I called her, it didn’t matter that she was...

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See Harriet Tubman @ Bank of Hawaii Family Sunday+

This month’s Bank of Hawaii Family Sunday on Feb. 15, 11am-5pm, is extra special. To celebrate Black History Month, the...

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The Academy on the road with Art to Go+

Pearlyn Salvador, head of the museum’s Art to Go outreach program, holds up a pair of leather sandals at an...

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Creatively Christmas! goes live+

  Bright and early Wednesday morning (we’re talking 5.30 am), KHON reporter Manolo Morales showed up at the Museum Learning Center (MLC)...

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