HiSAM: April 2018 Event Calendar

Posted on Apr 4, 2018 in Blog Post, Event Calendar, Hawaii State Art Museum

Museum admission is always free! For more information about the museum, including map, wheelchair accessible parking, public transportation, current exhibits, cafe, and gift shop: HiSAM Visitor Information

April 2018
First Friday: Anju Madoka/Kenny Endo (Japanese shamisen and taiko drums)
The HiSAM Museum Gallery Shop x MORI will be screening the documentary film “The Smog of the Sea” and a reception for their Sustainability Now! art sale. For more information: HiSAM Museum Gallery Shop x MORI, (808) 566-6615
Friday, April 6, 2018 | 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Exhibit Closing: 55th Annual Hawaii Regional Scholastic Art Awards
Last day to view: Friday, April 13, 2018
For information about award notification, shipping, artwork pickup, and the awards ceremony, please visit the Scholastic Art Awards website: Hawaii Art Region. For additional student, teacher, and parent/guardian information, please contact Michelle Chun, (808) 305-9709, michelle_chun@hawaiidoe.org.

Second Saturday: “Go Monumental” sculpture making
Saturday, April 14, 2018 | 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Slow Art Day 2018
Saturday, April 14, 2018 | 10:00 – 10:45 a.m.
Meet in the second floor museum lobby at 10:00 a.m. to explore different ways to experience art with artist and museum guide Emily McIlroy. Suitable for all ages.

Art Lunch: Alison Beste ~ Oil Tanker Sunsets
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 | 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

May 2018
Young Artists of Hawaii: My Culture, My Family, and Me exhibit opens
Friday, May 4 – Friday, June 29, 2018 | Tuesday – Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
For information about award notification, artwork pickup, and the awards ceremony, please contact Michelle Chun, (808) 305-9709, michelle_chun@hawaiidoe.org. To RSVP for the awards ceremony, go to 2018 YAH RSVP, or call (808) 305-9709.

First Friday: Nidaime Teishin Kai ~ Okinawan music
Friday, May 4, 2018 | 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

The HiSAM Museum Gallery Shop x MORI and the Friends of the Hawaii State Art Museum will be hosting the Hawaii Master Artists Show art sale fundraiser May 4 – 5. For more information: HiSAM Museum Gallery Shop x MORI, (808) 566-6615

Second Saturday: activity to be announced
Saturday, May 12, 2018 | 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Art Lunch: Okinawan Kucho ~ Allison Yanagi and Yukiko Pierce (an Apprentice Mentoring Grant public presentation)
Tuesday, May 29, 2018 | 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

June 2018
First Friday: Sean Cleland ~ guitar based pop, rock, and soul
Friday, June 1, 2018 | 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Second Saturday: activity to be announced
Saturday, June 9, 2018 | 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Art Lunch: Artists of Hawaii ~ Fred Roster (documentary)
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 | 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Exhibit closing: Young Artists of Hawaii at HiSAM (duplicate exhibit stays open all year in the Pa Kamalii courtyard of the Hawaii Convention Center)