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Hawai'i Watercolor Society Annual Open Exhibition
Date: Friday - 10/3/2014
Time: 5pm - 9pm
The Arts at Marks
1159 Nuuanu Avenue
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Organization: Hawai'i Watercolor Society
Event: Hawai'i Watercolor Society Annual Open Exhibition
Location: Mark's Garage, 1159 Nu'uanu Ave., Honolulu, HI 96817
Dates: September 30 through October 18, 2014
Hours: Tuesday through Saturday: 12PM- 5PM, Open on First Friday, Oct. 3 until 9PM
Artist Reception is: Thursday, Oct. 9 from 5PM- 7PM (at Mark's Garage)
Free Demonstration by juror and international awarding winning artist, Iain Stewart takes place on Sunday, Sept. 28 at Mark's Garage from 1pm- 3pm
Phone Contact for Exhibition: Jane Ra at 808-377-0861
"Sponsored by the Hawaii Watercolor Society, this year's Open Exhibition showcases the best in watercolor from traditional to contemporary with over sixty impressive works from artists throughout the United States. International award winning watercolor artist and illustrator, Iain Stewart is juror. In addition, Mr. Stewart is offering a free demonstration on Sunday, Sept 28th at Mark's Garage from 1pm - 3pm. Please join us for the demo. The Open Exhibition begins on September 30th and runs through October 18th. Admission is free to the public."
The Hawaii Watercolor Society is open to anyone interested in the art of watercolor. Our mission is to nurture and stimulate interest in water media through education, exhibitions, and collaboration with other organizations, associations, and individuals.
All HWS members receive a monthly newsletter in the mail. The HWS Newsletter is a great source of information for shows, watercolor workshops, paint outs, and exhibitions.
Annual membership dues are $40 a year. To join us, please download membership application form print out, fill in and mail with enclosed check.
The Hawaii Watercolor Society was founded in 1962 by Hon Chew Hee. He was honored as Artist of the Year by the Hawaii State Legislature in 1986. In 1987, the Society dedicated it's 25th Silver Jubilee Exhibition to him. Given Honorary Life Membership in recognition of his service to the society, Hon Chew Hee passed away in 1993. In his memory, a Best in Show award is given at the biannual Hawaii Watercolor Society's shows.
In 1991, in recognition of their long service to our organization, HWS gave Honorary Life Membership status to Karin Latham and Jeanne Robertson.
In 2004, in recognition of their long service as Workshop Chairs, HWS gave Honorary Life Membership status to Helen C. Iaea and Rita J. Gustie.
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