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A Celebration of the People’s Art The annual Art at the Capitol event celebrated its ninth year with the theme of “Onipa‘a: The Spirit of Lili‘uokalani.” The self-guided tour included viewings of a video about The Spirit of Lili‘uokalani statue by Marianna Pineda and videos from past Art at the Capitol events. The Hawai‘i Youth ...
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  Hawai‘i student Nicholas Amador placed second in the National Poetry Out Loud Competition in Washington, DC, on Wednesday, April 26, 2017. Nicholas recited “Dover Beach” by Matthew Arnold, “Lions” by Sandra McPherson and “Windy City” by Stuart Dybek. The Hawai‘i State Foundation on Culture and the Arts (SFCA) congratulates Nicholas and Punahou School’s Poetry ...
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Congratulations to Nicholas Amador, Poetry Out Loud Hawai‘i State Champion. Nicholas is a junior at Punahou School and continued on to the national competition in April. He was the Hawai‘i State Champion in 2016 and placed third nationally. The Poetry Out Loud Contest Hawai‘i State Finals took place on Sunday, February 12, 2017, with 14 ...
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For information about award notification, artwork pickup, and the awards ceremony, please contact Michelle Chun, (808) 305-9709, michelle_chun@hawaiidoe.org. My Culture, My Family, and Me Hawai‘i Convention Center: Pa Kamali‘i Courtyard 1801 Kalakaua Avenue April 25, 2017 – March 2018 The Student Art Exhibition 2017 is an annual exhibition that recognizes creative excellence among Hawai‘i’s public and private ...
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Request for Qualifications for Hawaii State Department of Education Public Art Projects The Hawai‘i State Foundation on Culture and the Arts (SFCA) has posted a call seeking artists to submit qualifications for consideration for several commissioned works of art project sites within the Department of Education. Overview: This call is part of the Art in ...
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Voyaging: The Art of Wayfinding at Gallery ‘Iolani, Windward Community College Previously exhibited at the Hawai‘i State Art Museum (HiSAM), Voyaging: The Art of Wayfinding will be at Windward Community College’s Gallery ‘Iolani in Kāne‘ohe January 29 – March 5, 2017. Admission is free! This exhibition displays artworks from the Art in Public Places Collection ...
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For information on the 2018 exhibition (February 16 – April 13, 2018): Coming Up in 2018: 55th Annual Hawaii Regional Scholastic Art Awards 54th Annual Hawai‘i Regional Scholastic Art Awards Exhibition Diamond Head Gallery February 25 – April 7, 2017 View selected works from the exhibit Established in 1923, the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards is ...
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Sweet, a stainless steel sculpture by Wayne Zebzda, was dedicated at Aiea Public Library on September 29, 2016. Attendees at the dedication ceremony included First Lady, Dawn Amano-Ige, Representative Sam Kong, State Librarian Stacey Aldrich, and artist Wayne Zebzda and family. The ceremony included a koto performance by Darin Miyashiro and speeches by Matthew Brown, ...
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Poetry Out Loud Hawaii 2016 Punahou School sophomore Nicholas Amador placed 3rd in the National Poetry Out Loud Competition in Washington, DC, on Wednesday, May 4, 2016. Nicholas recited “Fishing on the Susquehanna” by Billy Collins, “When I Heard the Learn’d Astronomer” by Walt Whitman, and “Thoughtless Cruelty” by Charles Lamb. The Hawai‘i State Foundation ...
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