Art in Public Places

The SFCA anticipates an 89-Day Hire for an Arts Program Specialist III (APS III). APS III Class Specification: Conducts program activities in the development, negotiation and completion of statewide ethno-cultural and arts activities; and performs other duties as required. APS III Position: The essential functions of this position are:  (1) Contract administration including the design, ...
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The ground floor display case in the No. 1 Capitol District Building (which houses the SFCA office, Hawaii State Art Museum, and several other state government offices) now features works by local artists Yvonne Yarber Carter, Keoki Apokolani Carter, Daven Hee and Jason Teraoka. The Carters’ photo and video piece is an artistic interpretation of ...
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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 ...
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Hawaiʻi state legislators participated in an art class recently, making paper portraits with Teaching Artist Quala-Lynn Young. Q works with the Art Bento program, the Hawaiʻi State Art Museum’s education program serving Hawaii’s public and charter school students and teachers grades 2 – 6. Legislators explored color, shape, and expression to create their own portraits. ...
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The SFCA Board of Commissioners considered the following SFCA Recognition Awards artworks as purchase recommendations for the Art in Public Places Collection of the State Foundation on Culture and the Arts at the General Meeting of March 21, 2018. All purchase recommendations were approved. Exhibit: Hawai`i Nei 2017 (Wailoa Center, Hilo – Three Mountain Alliance) ...
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Planning your visit to HiSAM: how to get here and where to park HiSAM is housed in the No. 1 Capitol District Building in downtown Honolulu, near the Hawai‘i State Capitol Building, Iolani Palace, the King Kamehameha I statue, Washington Place, and St. Andrew’s Cathedral. PARKING There is no parking on site at the Hawai‘i ...
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The role of the Acquisition Award Selection Committee (AASC) is to make recommendations to the SFCA regarding the purchase of works of art, including the review, nomination, evaluation and selection of the recommended artworks for acquisition. The AASC is generally composed of SFCA commissioners, staff members, and visual arts consultants. UPCOMING EXHIBIT VISITS The SFCA ...
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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 March 2018 First Friday: Dayton Watanabe ~ contemporary acoustic guitar and Hawaiian slack key guitar Friday, March 2, 2018 | 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. | Second Floor Valet ...
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55th Annual Hawaiʻi Regional Scholastic Art Awards (2018) Exhibit Dates: February 16 – April 13, 2018 Turnaround Gallery (far end of the east side Diamond Head Gallery on the second floor) The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards is the nation’s largest, longest-running, most prestigious visual and literary arts program recognizing accomplishments of students in grades ...
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Approximately 3 miles from downtown Honolulu and 2 miles from the University of Hawaiʻi-Mānoa, the recently rebuilt Mānoa Public Library is home to The Spirit of Mānoa: In the Light of Day, a cast-glass sculpture designed specifically for the library by artist and professor Rick Mills. The residential neighborhood of Mānoa’s rich and fertile environment, ...
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