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Lovely lei+

Mahalo to the person who adorned one of our Chinese horses with this lovely lei, on this aloHAA Thursday. Come...

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World Art Bazaar: Sneak peek 3+

Academy Shop Manager Kathee Hoover thinks this bronze Guanyin sculpture ($495) from Japan was made in the 1940s. Very elegant,...

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GiRL FeST: Call for artists+

GiRL FeST 2010 looking for art. Deadline is Aug. 31.

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Pictures from the debut aloHAA March 11+

Thanks to everyone to came to our first extended hours day on March 11. More than 200 people looked at...

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I Heart Grandma+

There is something special to see in lightly traversed gallery 22, currently home to an exhibition of textiles that were...

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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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Scenes from the Joy of Sake+

Last Friday’s Joy of Sake at the Honolulu Academy of Arts opened with a sake ceremony, and continued with amazing...

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Members think + drink @ Artists of Hawai’i gallery talk+

The museum had its first Gallery Talk event for members last night and judging from the intense conversations attendees had...

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Oscar winner to attend Rainbow Film Fest 5/24+

Dustin Lance Black, left, took the Oscar for best original screenplay for “Milk.” Now he drops into paradise for the...

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New venue for Hawaii arts news+

Freelance writer Ray Pace has launched Honolulu Arts Beat, an e-zine that covers “music, entertainment and culture.” It has a...

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Wikipedia Loves Art winner announced!+

The Wikipedia Loves Art winner for the Honolulu Academy of Arts was announced this morning. Congratulations to Christopher Hu and...

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Academy wins (sort of) at Pa’i Awards+

Today the Hawai‘i Publishers Association held its annual Pa‘i Awards to recognize excellence in the Hawai‘i print media. The Academy...

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What is beautiful? Find out in this class+

Academy Director Stephen Little believes that the Academy is a place where everyone can have a transforming experience. An interesting...

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What do you need? What do you want?+

The stats of this blog are endlessly fascinating. The stats page tells us what other websites have links to aloHAA,...

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Artists of Hawai‘i 2009: Sneak peek+

Brian Malanaphy’s “Manana Street Tryptich”

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Camera ready+

  Thanks to everyone who showed-up at the last ARTafterDARK, “Mughal” on  February 27, we had a great turnout of...

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‘The Dragon’s Gift’ in San Francisco+

‘The Dragon’s Gift: The Sacred Arts of Bhutan” had a low-key opening on Feb. 20 at the Asian Art Museum...

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AV Club at Honolulu Printmakers exhibition+

  If you missed the Honolulu Printmakers 81st Annual Juried Exhibition opening last week, have no fear, you can still...

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Jimmy Wales talks about Wikipedia Loves Art+

It’s official…even Jimmy Wales, the founder of Wikipedia, is excited about Wikipedia Loves Art. In case you missed our earlier...

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Everything goes at the Academy Shop Annual Clearance Sale+

HAA’s Academy Shop Annual Clearance Sale opens at the Academy Art Center at Linekona, Saturday, Feb. 7 and runs through...

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The hunt is on!+

The Honolulu Academy of Arts has joined the Brooklyn Museum and Wikipedia project Wikipedia Loves Art—a photographic scavenger hunt that...

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Bebba Vamvounakis @ Academy Art Center at Linekona+

There was an opening at the Academy Art Center at Linekona‘s 2nd floor gallery, so we have a last-minute show...

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The Jan. 7 opening of ‘Traces and Trajectories’+

Rudimentary video of the Jan. 7 opening of “Traces and Trajectories: Current Work by Ten Korean-American Artists.” It’s a vibrant contemporary...

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Cool really was king @ Starlight Ball 6+

Vintage dresses were out in force at the sixth Starlight Ball—ARTafterDARK‘s annual fundraiser gala for the Academy’s Art to Go...

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Top 10 Academy stories of 2008+

The Star Bulletin named the Academy’s landmark exhibition “The Dragon’s Gift: The Sacred Arts of Bhutan” as one of the...

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Social Circles+

Since October 2008, the Academy has been reaching out to its online audience via social networking sites such as Facebook,...

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Flashback: Scenes from ‘One Way or Another’+

Flip Video just updated their program so that you can now splice videos together on Mac. Went through footage from...

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Thanks Mr and Mrs Vogel!+

Have you heard of Herb and Dorothy Vogel? They’re an elderly New York couple—he worked for the post office and...

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Enter the Floating World with Scott Johnson+

Now at the Academy is the first glimpse of the Richard Lane Collection, which the Academy acquired in 2003. It’s...

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