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ARTS PROGRAM SPECIALIST II – ARTS EDUCATION TEMPORARY: Temporary hiring for an Arts Program Specialist II (APS II). APS II Class Specification: Conducts program activities in the development, negotiation and completion of statewide ethno-cultural and arts activities with a focus on arts education; and performs other duties as required. Interested applicants for the temporary hire ...
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August 2018 Temporary gallery closure July 8 – August 2, 2018 (Diamond Head gallery, including the “I Love Art” hands-on activity gallery and the “EMPHASIZED: eye on scale” exhibit First Friday: Opening reception for State of Art with live music by Shoji Ledward Additional events on the ground floor hosted by the HiSAM Museum Gallery ...
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STATE OF ART: new work Friday, August 3, 2018 – September 2019 Hawaiʻi State Art Museum Downtown Honolulu No. 1 Capitol District Building 250 South Hotel St. Second Floor Honolulu, HI 96813 Museum Hours Tuesday – Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Admission is always free 808-586-9959 or 808-586-0300 Visitor Information For more than fifty ...
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The SFCA’s July 2018 issue of eNews has been published and can be viewed online: July 2018 eNews. Read about job openings, upcoming arts and culture events, and more!

The Hawai`i State Foundation on Culture and the Arts (SFCA) was established by the Hawai`i State Legislature in 1965 as the official arts agency of the State of Hawai`i. Since its inception the SFCA has worked to enrich the lives of Hawai‘i residents and visitors through arts and cultural programming and initiatives. In 2017, the ...
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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 July 2018 TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF DIAMOND HEAD GALLERY July 8 – August 3, 2018 This includes the “I Love Art” hands-on space and the “EMPHASIZED: eye on scale” ...
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ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES ASSISTANT Note: this vacancy is not a secretarial, clerical, or office support position. Duties Summary: This position provides administrative support services to the administrator of a statewide program; participates in and coordinates program planning and evaluation; conducts special studies of operational and administrative problems; and performs other related duties as assigned. A position ...
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Shuri-style Kumiwudui:  Continuing the Legacy of Kin Ryosho Sensei Saturday, June 23, 2018 1:00 – 2:00 PM Maui Okinawa Cultural Center 688 Nukuwai Place, Wailuku This lecture/demo is a rare opportunity to learn about kumiwudui, the classical Okinawan dance/drama which was created during the days of the Ryukyu Kingdom.  Presented by Cheryl Yoshie Nakasone Sensei, ...
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The Shaping of a Master ʻUkulele Player with Mika Kane and Byron Yasui A presentation in fulfillment of the Hawaiʻi State Foundation on Culture and the Arts Folk & Traditional Arts Apprenticeship Grant Saturday, June 23, 2018 2:00 PM Maui Okinawa Cultural Center 688 Nukuwai Place Wailuku, Maui Free admission Byron Yasui has been playing ...
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Photo of Honolulu Fire Department Capt. James "Kimo" Todd being lifted up to drape lei upon the Kamehameha I statue at Aliʻiolani Hale in downtown Honolulu

King Kamehameha Day 2018

Posted on Jun 8, 2018 in Blog Post

The No. 1 Capitol District Building, which houses the offices of the State Foundation on Culture and the Arts, the Hawaiʻi State Art Museum, and several other state government offices, will be closed in observance of the King Kamehameha I Day holiday. This will include the grounds, the cafe, and the shop. Honolulu Lei Draping: ...
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