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January 2018 eNews

Posted on Jan 2, 2018 in Blog Post, Email Newsletter

The January 2018 issue of our email newsletter can be read online: January 2018 eNews This issue includes: It’s Your Art: Hamilton Library Arts, Music & Culture Calendar SFCA Board of Commissioners Calendar Art in Public Places Recent & Upcoming Exhibit Visits Hawaiʻi State Art Museum Event Calendar 2018 Holiday Schedule Get Involved (volunteer opportunities) ...
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Our exhibits team was in Hamilton Library (University of Hawaiʻi-Mānoa) in December, refreshing the artwork on display. This set of five kapa panels by Pualani Lincoln Maielua were previously on display at the Hawaiʻi State Art Museum in the “Hoʻomau: The Perpetuation of Kapa” exhibit. The center panel, “Kau,” characterizes midnight and the appearance of ...
Read More It’s Your Art: Hamilton Library

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 ...
Read More Coming Up in 2018: Young Artists of Hawaii , or contact the Dept. of Education OCISS Standards Support Section at (808) 305-9709. 2018 Young Artists of Hawaiʻi: ...
Read More Coming Up in 2018: Young Artists of Hawaii

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. The 55th Hawai‘i Regional Scholastic Student Art Awards exhibit, displaying artwork by students from across the state, will be ...
Read More Coming Up in 2018: 55th Annual Hawaii Regional Scholastic Art Awards

The Art in Public Places Program of the Hawai‘i State Foundation on Culture and the Arts (SFCA), is requesting qualifications from individual artists for consideration for several commissioned works of art project sites within the State of Hawaiʻi Department of Education (DOE). Through this Request For Qualifications (RFQ) we intend to establish a qualified pool ...
Read More Call for Artists: RFQ for Department of Education

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 November 15, 2017. All purchase recommendations were approved. Exhibit: Abstract Only! 7th Juried Competition Exhibit Location: Wailoa Center, Hilo ...
Read More Art in Public Places: Recent Purchase & Gift Recommendations (December 2017)

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 ...
Read More Art in Public Places: Recent and Upcoming Exhibit Visits (December 2017)

Artists Thiago Mundano (Brazil) and Ian Kualiʻi (Maui/California) will use their graffiti and artistic skills to rebuild and paint wooden and metal carts used to haul junk and recyclables at Lana Lane Studios November 7 – 10, 2017. In the process of painting these carts, artists will highlight the work of the homeless population in ...
Read More MUNDANO + KUALIʻI Addressing Homelessness with Public Art

Nā Kālai Ola (Life Voyagers), a mixed-media sculpture installation by Stuart Nakamura, was dedicated at Innovations Public Charter School in Kailua-Kona (Hawaiʻi Island) on October 2, 2017. For this Art in Public Places – Artists in Residence Program project, the artist, Stuart Nakamura, was selected by an Art Advisory Committee, who also assisted with the ...
Read More “Na Kalai Ola” at Innovations Charter School

The Art in Public Places Program of the Hawai‘i State Foundation on Culture and the Arts (SFCA), is requesting qualifications from individual artists for artwork to be commissioned for a monument to commemorate the Filipino veterans of World War II who fought alongside the Allied forces. Through this RFQ we intend to establish a qualified ...
Read More Artists: Call for Entry – Filipino Veterans of WWII Monument