Behind-the-scenes news from the Honolulu Museum of Art

Curators’ Notes: A Look at Li Huayi’s Contemporary Reinterpretation of an Ancient Tradition+

One of the highlights of the exhibition Contemporary Landscapes: Li...

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Master the Craft: Kadomatsu Workshop on Dec. 1+

Since its beginnings in 8th century Japan, the Kadomatsu (or “gate...

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Get to Know at HoMA: Kevin Imanaka+

This “Get to Know at HoMA” series introduces the many people...

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Behind the Reel: HoMA Curator Highlights the Role of Women in Film+

Taylour Chang moderates the “Lessons from Women in Entertainment” panel...

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Local Teens to Raise Funds for Soundshop Music Program at HoMA+

All too often, the creative arts take a back seat...

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Holiday gifts and stocking stuffers, new in the HoMA Shop+

‘Tis the season! Dive headfirst into holiday shopping with these...

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HoMA Cafe turns 50: Look for vintage specials this month+

The Honolulu Museum of Art Cafe turns 50 in November!...

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A new HoMA era: Meet the museum’s next director+

After an extensive national search, the Honolulu Museum of Art...

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HoMA School accepting scholarship applications Nov 1 to 15+

There are a lot of talented students who would thrive...

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Tongan New Zealand kapa artists visit HoMA+

Sulieti Fieme’a Burrows and Tui Emma Gillies are a Tongan...

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New in the Museum Shop: Andy Cole bowls made from HoMA’s mango tree+

In 2017, the museum was forced to remove the mango tree in...

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Interim Director Mark Burak: The future is very bright+

As we settle into fall, exciting changes are in the air...

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HoMA Lending Collection launches online gallery of Marshallese objects+

The Honolulu Museum of Art Lending Collection houses thousands of objects...

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Give Aloha at Foodland this month!+

Maurice and Joanne Sullivan were great supporters of the museum—as...

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Blue Star Museum Ambassador gives HoMA Certificate of Appreciation+

The museum received a delightful surprise—and honor—when the McNab family...

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See two ‘Immortal Mountains’ reunited in ‘Contemporary Landscapes’+

Now on view in Contemporary Landscapes: Li Huayi are two paintings, Immortal...

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Farewell to textile curator Sara Oka+

From lace to seal-gut parkas, Sara Oka has explored and...

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Artist Q+A: Li Huayi on his process and practice+

Eight years in the making, Contemporary Landscapes: Li Huayi opens Aug. 24....

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‘Contemporary Landscapes: Li Huayi’ includes a great slate of programs starting Aug. 24+

The museum’s next big exhibition, Contemporary Landscapes: Li Huayi, allows...

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Meet new Board of Trustees Chair Kitty Wo+

“I remember going to the museum for the first time...

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Hidden Idol update: Dealer of Indian art Subhash Kapoor charged+

In 2015, the Honolulu Museum of Art did not hesitate...

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Blue Star Museums: Recognizing HoMA veterans | Diana Garcia+

For the tenth summer since Blue Star Museums began in 2009,...

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Honolulu Biennial artist Nicholas Galanin withdraws his work from the Whitney Biennial+

UPDATE, July 25: Warren Kanders resigned from the Whitney Museum’s...

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A closer look: Karen Hampton’s ‘Spirits Cry’+

Now on view in the Clare Boothe Luce Gallery of...

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