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

Scott Johnson on the Kambun Master+

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

Read More+ Sunday, December 14, 2008

Flashback: Scenes from ‘One Way or Another’+

Flip Video just updated their program so that you can now splice videos together on Mac. Went through footage from...

Read More+ Friday, December 12, 2008

How the Academy acquired Rauschenberg’s ‘Trophy V’+

James Foster was director of the Honolulu Academy of Arts from 1963 to 1982 and oversaw a sort of golden...

Read More+ Friday, December 12, 2008

The Academy on the road with Art to Go+

Pearlyn Salvador, head of the museum’s Art to Go outreach program, holds up a pair of leather sandals at an...

Read More+ Friday, December 12, 2008
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Michael Rooks’ curatorial debut for Haunch of Venison+

Former Academy Curator of European and American Art Michael Rooks became the chief curator and director of exhibitions at Haunch...

Read More+ Thursday, December 11, 2008

Creatively Christmas! goes live+

  Bright and early Wednesday morning (we’re talking 5.30 am), KHON reporter Manolo Morales showed up at the Museum Learning Center (MLC)...

Read More+ Monday, December 8, 2008
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Who do they think they are?+

If you missed the documentary “Who Does She Think She Is?” at Friends of Film Friday this month, your second...

Read More+ Sunday, November 30, 2008

‘America the Beautiful’ dissects the beauty industry at Doris Duke this week+

Filmmaker Darryl Roberts was at the Academy in October to present his documentary “America the Beautiful” at Friends of Film...

Read More+ Friday, November 28, 2008

More talented staff news: Aaron Padilla and Michael Sweitzer+

Aaron Padilla, Assistant Curator of Education at the Academy, has gotten news that his award-winning entry at the Hawaii Craftsmen...

Read More+ Monday, November 24, 2008

He Ho’ala Ana III+

Fellow kapa maker Dalani Tanahi, who practices her art in Makaha, on the exhibition He Ho’ala Ana/An Awakening: Kapa by...

Read More+ Monday, November 24, 2008