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Hawaii State Art Museum First Friday - Featuring Guitarist Shoji Ledward & NEW EXHIBIT
Date: Friday - 8/3/2018
Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
250 South Hotel Street, 2nd Floor
Honolulu, HI 96813
Phone: (808) 586-0307 or
HAWAII STATE ART MUSEUM
First Friday at HiSAM - Shoji Ledward & New Exhibit
Free, family-friendly evening of art and music at HiSAM! August 2018 performer: Shoji Ledward, acoustic guitar. Also happening on the second floor: the opening reception for "STATE OF ART: new work," an exhibit of recent additions to the State Foundation on Culture and the Arts' Art in Public Places Collection. Admission is always free! Museum galleries will be open. Additional events on the ground floor with the HiSAM Museum Gallery Shop x Mori and the Friends of the Hawaii State Art Museum - please check out their pages for all the details!
6:00 - 9:00 PM, second floor of the No 1. Capitol District building (250 South Hotel St., corner of Richards and S. Hotel). Free and open to the public. HiSAM galleries will be open (admission is always free).
Parking available across the street in the Ali'i Place building (enter at 1099 Alakea St., cash only) or metered street parking in the area. Valet parking at the Richards St. gate. Several TheBus lines stop in front of or close to the building.
TheBus: several TheBus lines stop in front of or very close to the building. Call TheBus at (808) 848-5555 or go to www.thebus.org
Hawaii State Art Museum - NEW EXHIBIT - STATE OF ART - Opening August 3, 2018
This exhibit invites you to engage with a selection of recent additions to the collection from across the Hawaiian Islands. The thirty-one artworks acquired from eighteen exhibitions offer an insight into current trends and themes in the local arts scene and provides an opportunity to see the diversity of works being created in Hawaiʻi today.
EMPHASIZED: eye on scale
A new exhibit at the Hawai‘i State Art Museum in downtown Honolulu
A selection of recent additions to the Art in Public Places Collection of the State Foundation on Culture and the Arts from across the state of Hawai`i.
Ongoing (through 2018)
Images of works in the exhibit can be viewed online: Art in Public Places - ACCESSION
HAWAI`I: Change & Continuity
This exhibit tells a story of the past, examining the overlapping influences of nature's bounty and human impact on a fragile environment. As you walk through the exhibit, you will see art that reflects on the forces of nature and man's intrusion. Relevant quotes are placed on walls to help the viewer understand the meaning.
Images of works in the exhibit can be viewed online: Art in Public Places - HICC
Through a selection of works from the Art in Public Places Collection of the State Foundation on Culture and the Arts, this exhibition explores the various ways that artists play with scale, and how this in turn affects the viewer's responses and understanding.
The museum cafe, Artizen by MW, will feature a special First Friday menu and the museum gift shop, HiSAM Gallery Shop x MORI will be open. The Friends of the Hawai‘i State Art Museum will be hosting a bar with wine and beer. The ground floor Sculpture Garden will be open for the evening.
Artists in the exhibit: Carol Bennett, Pat Catlett, Lee Chesney, Christopher Cole, Dorothy Faison, Sally French, Dennis Hanshew, Claude Horan, May Izumi, Virginia Jacobs, Jun Kaneko, Paul Kodama, Freeman Lau, Cade Roster, Bruna Stude, Masami Teraoka, Allison Uttley, and John Wisnosky.
HAWAI‘I STATE FOUNDATION ON CULTURE AND THE ARTS NEWSLETTERS
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ABOUT THE HAWAII STATE MUSEUM
The Hawai'i State Art Museum is located in No. 1 Capitol Distric Building at 250 South Hotel Street. The building is situated in the historic Hawaii Capital Cultural District, across from 'Iolani Palace and the State Capitol. The museum is open Tuesday to Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free. For more information on the Hawai'i State Art Museum call (808) 586-0900
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