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


Artists of Hawai‘i: The 63+

Artists of Hawai‘i 2009 juror Laura Hoptman selected 87 works by 63 artists from four islands. The result is a broad...

Read More+ Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Camera ready+

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

Read More+ Friday, March 13, 2009

Aaron Yoshino’s expressive side+

You’ve probably seen the talented Aaron K Yoshino, aka Honozooloo, snapping away at one event or another—he recorded the special...

Read More+ Thursday, March 12, 2009

‘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...

Read More+ Thursday, March 12, 2009

Art Ambassador Jacqueline Rush Lee has art all over the place+

Jacqueline Rush Lee helps bring art to O‘ahu children—she was an instructor with our Art to Go after-school outreach program...

Read More+ Monday, March 9, 2009

Pecha Kucha Night 4.0 at the Academy Art Center March 13+

Pecha Kucha, a night of graphic design, architecture, and art presentations returns to the Academy Art Center at Linekona on...

Read More+ Wednesday, March 4, 2009

‘Spiral Jetta’: The Hawai‘i connection+

Reading Erin Hogan’s road-trip/art history memoir “Spiral Jetta,” about her land art sojourn in the Southwest, I stopped short when...

Read More+ Tuesday, March 3, 2009

art@town features artist Aaron Padilla through March 31st+

Thanks to Town restaurant’s after-hours exhibition opening (10pm to midnight!) on Feb. 21, an impressive crowd gathered to see the...

Read More+ Tuesday, March 3, 2009

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...

Read More+ Wednesday, February 25, 2009

Africa: Feel the continent through its art+

“African Art from the Academy’s Collection” just opened yesterday. Here’s a little peek at the fantastic sculptures, textiles, and other...

Read More+ Friday, February 13, 2009