The Hawai‘i State Foundation on Culture and the Arts was established by the Hawai‘i State Legislature in 1965, to promote, perpetuate, preserve and encourage culture and the arts, history and the humanities as central to the quality of life of the people of Hawai‘i. HSFCA funding is provided by the State of Hawai‘i and the National Endowment for the Arts.

Current News, Events, Activities & Programs of Interest

Cover of the SFCA Annual Report FY 2013-14

Annual Report FY 2013-2014  |  The SFCA Annual Report for Fiscal Years 2013-2014 is available for download


SFCA is now on Facebook  |  Please “Like” our page to get updates of events and photos related to HiSAM and the SFCA

Tuesday is Art Lunch  |  Donna Cockett ~ Weaving Silver and Gold, Lauhala-Style

Schedule of Legislative Hearings  |  Visit our calendar page for legislative public hearings that affect the SFCA

Audit of the SFCA   |  A report to the Governor and the Legislature
SFCA Audit Summary  |  Office of the Auditor 2014 Full Annual Report

Interview with HPR’s Noe Tanegawa  |  Covers the recent SFCA Audit

SFCA in the News |  Stories and interviews with SFCA staff regarding HiSAM exhibits, SFCA programs, and other stories of interest


Ka Hana Kapa

Kapa by renowned kapa practitioner Marie McDonald

A documentary film on the history of kapa making

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The Haig Collection

Hawaiian Flag Quilt by unknown artist

Hawaiian Quilt Flag by Unknown Artist | On view in the He Makana Exhibit

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Art in Public Places

Leather Blossom by Michael Smith

Leather Blossom by Michael Smithm | From the Art in Public Places Collection

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