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


Meet ‘Herb and Dorothy’ at next Friends of Film Friday+

In November I posted an item about the Academy having the honor of being named the recipient of 50 works...

Read More+ Monday, April 27, 2009

Wikipedia Loves Art winner announced!+

The Wikipedia Loves Art winner for the Honolulu Academy of Arts was announced this morning. Congratulations to Christopher Hu and...

Read More+ Wednesday, April 22, 2009

Artists of Hawai‘i 2009: Sneak peek 2+

“Whatevahs” by Lawrence Seward, who recently moved back to Hawai‘i from NYC with his wife, animator Laura Margulies, and two...

Read More+ Tuesday, April 21, 2009

van Gogh on Swiss TV+

Click here to view HAA’s van Gogh media event on Swiss TV. pictured l-r: Dr. Nina Zimmer (Curator 19th Century...

Read More+ Monday, April 20, 2009
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Academy’s van Gogh unveiled in Basel+

Academy Registrar Pauline Sugino accompanied our van Gogh “Wheat Field” to Basel and its unveiling at the Kunstmuseum Basel was...

Read More+ Sunday, April 19, 2009

Registrar on the road: van Gogh arrives in Switzerland+

Like most stars of the art world, van Gogh touched down at Zurich airport unannounced for security reasons.  It was...

Read More+ Thursday, April 16, 2009

Registrar on the road: zen-like patience needed+

Museum registrars need tons of patience and endurance for hours of travel and sheer waiting.  To ship HAA’s van Gogh I spent...

Read More+ Thursday, April 16, 2009

FREE ICE CREAM @ Bank of Hawaii Family Sunday tomorrow+

Meadow Gold’s Lani Moo is moseying over to the Academy tomorrow to give out FREE ice cream—chocolate-coated vanilla bars, Orange...

Read More+ Saturday, April 11, 2009