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

Blue Star Museums day! Special guests help celebrate.+

The Academy was one of six museums chosen from across the nation to host a Blue Star Museums Joining Forces...

Read More+ Tuesday, July 26, 2011
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Robert Reed’s BOH Family Sunday experience+

I’ll have to admit that the possibility of hundreds of children swarming in to my installation made me nervous at...

Read More+ Monday, July 25, 2011

Artist in Residence Robert Reed: Update on my interactive mini-golf sculpture+

This was a very busy week of building the foundation for my interactive sculpture. I had lots of great visitors...

Read More+ Friday, July 22, 2011

We have a winnah!: Layne Fitzpatrick wins Surftech SUP board at HNL Surf Film Festival+

The Fourth Annual Surf Film Festival started with a bang on Friday—sold out house, eats from Whole Foods, beer from...

Read More+ Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Orvis Artist in Residence Robert Reed July5-Aug.13+

I was living in New York City and working  as a flight attendant for a major airline during the 9/11...

Read More+ Tuesday, July 12, 2011
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HI’s top mural artists unveil mega mural today at 4pm+

Mural artist Estria, who, with Prime, created the two great murals behind our Academy Art Center last year, has spearheaded...

Read More+ Thursday, July 7, 2011

Hoping for rain: Lynne Yamamoto’s new TCM installation+

On Saturday, TCM artist in residence Lynne Yamamoto‘s site-specific installation A House for Listening to Rain officially opened for business....

Read More+ Wednesday, July 6, 2011
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Walking Landscape+

A few months ago I had a dream in which the mountains were floating, or maybe my body was floating,...

Read More+ Thursday, June 16, 2011

Ernesto Pujol: In the gallery and around town+

New York-based artist Ernesto Pujol is nailing down the final details of his group performance Speaking in Silence, taking place...

Read More+ Tuesday, June 14, 2011