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

HAA’s Alan Konishi in ‘And Justice for All’ opening tonight+

More exciting Hawai’i-made contemporary art goes on view tonight at thirtyninehotel when the exhibition “And Justice for All: political killings...

Read More+ Friday, November 7, 2008

Enter the Floating World with Scott Johnson+

Now at the Academy is the first glimpse of the Richard Lane Collection, which the Academy acquired in 2003. It’s...

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Shangri La artist in residence Shahzia Sikander gives free talk Nov. 19+

New York-based Shahzia Sikander is artist in residence at Shangri La. Born in Pakistan, the 39-year-old is known for her...

Read More+ Friday, November 7, 2008

Anna Biller at Friends of Film Friday tonight+

Tonight at 7:30, Anna Biller presents “Viva,” her take on the sexploitation film, at Friends of Film Friday at the...

Read More+ Friday, October 24, 2008

‘The Dragon’s Gift’ at the Rubin Museum of Art: A huge hit+

Last month “The Dragon’s Gift: The Sacred Arts of Bhutan” opened at the Rubin Museum of Art in New York....

Read More+ Tuesday, October 21, 2008

A little story about the Monet+

Former museum director Jim Foster, along with trustee and distinguished former University of Hawai’i art professor Duane Preble, visited the...

Read More+ Tuesday, October 14, 2008

Dogs of war: Pups are a powerful metaphor+

In the exhibition “Literati Modern: Bunjinga from Late-Edo to Twentieth-Century Japan, The Terry Welch Collection at the Honolulu Academy of...

Read More+ Tuesday, October 14, 2008

The poetry of ‘Literati Modern’+

Now on view in the Henry Luce Gallery is “Literati Modern: Bunjinga from Late-Edo to Twentieth-Century Japan, The Terry Welch...

Read More+ Friday, September 26, 2008

Friends of Film Friday returns Oct. 10+

Film Curator Gina Caruso works her patootie off to keep the Doris Duke Theatre film program in the same loop...

Read More+ Wednesday, September 24, 2008