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The museum and HIFF are now proud cinema partners!+

In the works for a few months now, our new cinema partnership with the Hawaii International Film Festival is official!...

Read More+ 3 weeks ago

Reinstalled second-floor galleries are now open: Explore Africa, the Pacific, and the Americas+

Over the past nine months, big changes have happened in the second-floor galleries of the original 1927 museum building. Curator...

Read More+ 2 months ago

Members’ perk: See George Clooney’s ‘The Monuments Men’ Feb. 5+

Did you love the documentary The Rape of Europa, about the Nazis’ systematic theft and destruction of Europe’s art treasures—and...

Read More+ 3 months ago

Museum Shop: Designs for living+

The Museum Shop’s great book selection includes titles on design—every aspect of it, including interiors. Just in is Creative Spaces...

Read More+ 5 months ago

New in the Museum Shop: Elk jewelry and accessories+

All the way from Melbourne, Australia, come these gorgeous statement necklace handmade from carved wooden leaves. It’s by Elk, a...

Read More+ 5 months ago

Miguel Tobias on his favorite work of art+

Miguel Tobias is our mail master, and all-around go-to guy. When he’s not helping the museum run smoothly, you might...

Read More+ 5 months ago

A curator in China: Shawn Eichman leads Silk Road tour+

Just got these images from the museum’s Asian Art Curator Shawn Eichman (that’s him on the far right in the...

Read More+ 2 years ago

Rare recylocium plastica blooming at museum+

The Garden Club of Honolulu’s Major Flower and Horticulture Show opens May 11. This huge, gorgeous three-day event happens only...

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Happy birthday Eloise!+

We are so honored that Eloise Wickersham chose the Honolulu Museum of Art Café to celebrate her birthday—her 103rd birthday!...

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Museum docents’ artworks go on view April 29+

Not only are our docents founts of art knowledge—leading tours every day at the museum—many of them are also accomplished...

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