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

The governor knew James Jones+

Last night the Doris Duke Theatre screened From Here to Eternity, as part of Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day AND the...

Read More+ Thursday, December 8, 2011

Dec 7: A Hawai‘i artist’s connection to Japan+

Last month, BBC journalist and presenter Peter Snow interviewed Curator of European and American Art Theresa Papanikolas via Skype for...

Read More+ Wednesday, December 7, 2011
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Academy Registrar in Beijing 3: Encounters with the Unexpected+

Third in my series on being a courier for “Masterpieces of Landscape Painting from the Forbidden City.”  Part of my...

Read More+ Monday, December 5, 2011
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How a registrar prepares for an assignment to Beijing+

Several months before going to Beijing as a courier for “Masterpieces of Landscape Painting from the Forbidden City” in October,...

Read More+ Tuesday, November 29, 2011
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Forbidden City, Beijing+

As HAA’s registrar I often escort our artwork to foreign places.  In October I was very lucky to be part...

Read More+ Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Coming to the Academy: Natural textile artist Akihiko Izukura+

The Honolulu Academy of Arts is honored to have internationally recognized natural artist Akihiko Izukura give a series of workshops...

Read More+ Monday, November 21, 2011

No World Art Bazaar+

After 29 years of World Art Bazaar, the Honolulu Academy of Arts will not be holding the event. We encourage...

Read More+ Monday, November 21, 2011

All the trimmings!+

Looking for a few new decorations to add to this year’s tree? We’ve got boughfuls of them, from around the...

Read More+ Friday, November 18, 2011

Clay play at Spalding House+

As part of the opening of the fall exhibitions and installations at Spalding House, the Academy held a Members Morning...

Read More+ Thursday, November 3, 2011