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

Friends of Film Friday: Tanya Hamilton’s ‘Night Catches Us’ 1/14+

After a couple documentaries in a row, Friends of Film Friday is back with a powerful narrative feature—Night Catches Us....

Read More+ Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Benefit Studio Sale in Full Effect+

The Academy Art Center Studio Benefit Sale, the Honolulu Printmakers Print Sale and the World Art Bazaar members preview are...

Read More+ Friday, November 26, 2010

An Armenian in Hawai‘i+

Artist Arman Manookian designed Christmas cards for the belated Star Bulletin. Like this one. So he wasn’t a great speller!...

Read More+ Thursday, November 4, 2010

Latest acquisition: John Mydock & Greg Smith Collaboration+

Every year the Honolulu Academy of Arts acquires a work from the Hawaii Craftsmen’s 43rd Annual Statewide Juried Exhibition, now...

Read More+ Monday, October 25, 2010

Lovely lei+

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

Read More+ Thursday, October 14, 2010

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,...

Read More+ Thursday, September 30, 2010
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World Art Bazaar: Freshen up your crib+

At World Art Bazaar, as the name implies, you can find things from around the globe. Yes, there will be...

Read More+ Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Academy Art Center: The place to find gifts with character+

For the third year, the Academy Art Center at Linekona holds the Art Center Studio Benefit Sale. Artists who use...

Read More+ Monday, September 20, 2010

In The Academy Shop: Piperoids!+

Academy Shop buyer Courtland Cleland just ran into my office all abuzz. “We got Piperoids! We’re the only shop in...

Read More+ Thursday, September 16, 2010