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Profiles Of The Month - DECEMBER 2020
View profiles of the month and previous profiles of the month on FirstFridayHawaii.Com.
- Association of Hawaii Artists
- Frank Oliva
- Michelle Wynn Fine Art & Illustration
- Ethiopian Love Restaurant
| FEATURED EVENTS AND HIGHLIGHTS|
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| Hawaii State Foundation On Culture and The Arts DECEMBER 2020 Newsletter|
The Hawai'i State Art Museum is dedicated to presenting the largest and finest collection of works by Hawai'i artists that celebrate the diverse artistic and cultural legacy of Hawai'i. More...
| The Annual Association Of Hawaii Artist (AHA) Contemporary Show 2020|
Welcome to the AHA Contemporary Show for 2020! This annual show has been held for several years, usually in person, but this year it's online. Although we miss seeing the art in person, we are glad that we can share our art with our family and friends around the world! More...
| Midas Hawaii - Exclusive FALL SALE Oil Change Online Specials Auto-Repair & Service|
Buy online in advance and save BIG from Midas Hawaii. Oil changes, tire rotations, system flushes, safely checks, gift certificates and much more... More...
| Hawaii State Foundation On Culture and The Arts - Calls for Student Artists: Student Art Competitions for grades K-6 and 7-12|
Students and educators: submissions are open for the 2021 Young Artists of Hawai i competition! Public, charter, private, or home-school Hawai i students enrolled in grades K-6 are eligible to participate. More...
| Mark N. Brown Fine Art - Plein Air Live Art Painting Photos #2 In Waikiki - Honolulu|
Hawaii Artist Mark N Brrown in action in Waikiki, Honolulu, Hawaii. View slide gallery of this work of art come to life. More...
| Hawai'i State Art Museum New Exhibit - "For Walls"|
This exhibition highlights sculptures created specifically for walls, using them both as a support and as a backdrop. Many of us, due to the COVID-19 pandemic and quarantining, have become all too familiar with our own four walls. With that in mind, we invite you to explore a variety of unique and dynamic ways artists engage and enliven enclosed spaces. All artworks are from the Art in Public Places Collection of the SFCA. More...
| The ARTS at Marks Garage EXHIBIT - New Normal: Contemporary Photography From a Pandemic in the Pacific|
"New Normal: Contemporary Photography from a Pandemic in the Pacific" is a curated photo exhibition, opening Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at The ARTS at Marks Garage in Honolulu, Hawaii, and showing until Wednesday, December 30, 2020 More...
| City And County Of Honolulu To Ring In Holiday Season Dec. 9, 2020|
The annual Honolulu City Lights will look different this year, with a drive-by viewing of the holiday decorations at Honolulu Hale that will be on display from Wednesday, Dec. 9 through Sunday Dec. 27, 2020 More...
| Hawai'i Watercolor Society's - Latest Newsletter - DECEMBER 2020|
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. More...
| Pegge Hopper Gallery: 2021 Calendars Now Available!|
Latest news from Pegge Hopper Galllery. More...
| Hawaii Theatre - COMING DECEMBER 2020 - JANUARY 2020 EVENTS|
Proclaimed as the "Pride of the Pacific," the beautiful Hawaii Theatre, built by the Consolidated Amusement Company, opened its doors September 6, 1922 in downtown Honolulu. More...
| Patrick Ching Hawaiian Art Newsletter December 2020|
Art tips, favorite photos, new TV show, new images, awards, class schedule, new online classes and much more. More...
| Oahu Covid-19 Weekly Assessment Update|
Mayor Kirk Caldwell today announced that the City and County of Honolulu's COVID-19 weekly assessment stood at 84 cases with a test positivity rate of 2.5% (7-day averages). These assessments reflect the 7-day average reported by the Hawaii State Department of Health each Wednesday, which calculates the numbers reported in a 7-day period from the previous Thursday to the current Wednesday. More...
| The Arts At Marks - Annual Shop@Marks Holiday Pop-Up Shops Until December 23, 2020|
Shop jewelry from the nonprofit Community Arts Education, limited-edition masks and clothing from Taimane Gardner's sample sale, handmade, rediscovered trinkets, jewelry and treasures from creative collective What on Earth?, original artwork and holiday cards and gifts from Hawai i Watercolor Society, and festive sweaters, aloha shirts and other vintage clothing from Variable HawaiI. More...
| M lama K puna Campaign Promotes Driving With Caution|
The City and County of Honolulu's Department of Transportation Services announces the M lama K puna campaign, to improve safety for on-board passengers of TheBus and TheHandi-Van. More...
| 10 New Midas Hawaii Auto Repair & Service Testimonials|
We think we do a great job but don't take our word for it. Many of our customers are glad to share their experience with us. "Consistent Quality Service" is what you can expect!" More...
| ‘Āina Moana (Magic Island) Parking Lot Reopened To The Public|
The ‘Āina Moana (Magic Island) Parking Lot was reopened to vehicular traffic today following the completion of a majority of the reconstruction project. More...
| NOVEMBER 2020 FIRE SAFETY TIP - |
A home fire can spread rapidly and may leave you with as little as two minutes to escape to safety. One of the first safety precautions we recommend is to establish a Home Fire Escape Plan. More...
| City To Add $24 Million To Small Business Relief And Recovery Fund|
The City and County of Honolulu will add another $24 million from the CARES Act to the Small Business Relief and Recovery Fund (SBRRF), bringing the total funds provided for this program to $175 million. More...
| Mayor Caldwell Takes Action On Bills|
Mayor Kirk Caldwell took action on the following bills by signing them into law. These bills were passed by the Honolulu City Council on November 6, 2020. More...
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| City's Cares Act Spending On Track|
The City and County of Honolulu expects to spend all $387.1 million of its federal COVID-19 funding to comply with the federal requirement that all CARES money be expended by December 30, 2020. To date, $332.8 million, or 86% of funds, has been committed to support Oahu's recovery. More...
| Honolulu Zoo Bids Aloha To Juwita The Malay Sun Bear|
It's with sadness that the Honolulu Zoo announces Juwita, a 25 year-old female Malay sun bear, was euthanized Tuesday, November 17, in the best interest of the animal. More...
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| FREE Home Fire Safety Assessment and 167 Piece Emergency Preparedness Kit From Hero Fire Protection|
Learn how to protect from a fire disaster! This program is FREE for your entire family and could mean the difference in saving your loved ones in the event of a fire emergency. HERO Fire Protection will also provide you with a FREE Emergency Preparedness Kit ($60 value) More...
| Best Waikiki Sail, Boat & Snorkeling Tours at Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort|
You will love this catamaran cruises in Waikiki. From breakfast sails to moonlight evening sails. Snorkeling, swimming and so much more. Make your online reservation today! More...
| Best Surf Lessons In Waikiki at Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort|
Learn to surf where Hawaiian royalty and legendary watermen like Duke Kahanamoku surfed. Our professional instructors will get you up and riding on your very first lesson! Our instructors are state licensed and certified in first aid and CPR. More...
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| PROFILES OF THE MONTH|
(Back to the top) - 4 great profiles of this month
| Association of Hawaii Artists (808) 398- 1863|
The oldest art organization in Hawaii founded in 1926.
| Frank Oliva 808-263-8223|
Colorist and painter. His aboriginal series of paintings on furniture and canvas is unique. Hundreds of bursting color "dots" bubble on the surface.
| Michelle Wynn Fine Art & Illustration 808-341-8438|
Hawaiian art, landscapes, seascapes, portraits, still life, and much more. Acrylics, charcoals, pastels. Michelle accepts commissions. She also vends at popular shows around the island.
| Ethiopian Love Restaurant (808) 725-7197|
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| Full List Current Events and Exhibits Calendar|
Check out our full list of upcoming exhibits, shows and events for the next First Friday. More...
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