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July 2019 Newsletter The State Foundation on Culture and the Arts’ July 2019 newsletter has been published and can be read online: SFCA March 2019 Newsletter. Read our mahalo to Patricia Hamamoto, welcome to Lloyd Unebasami, recent conservation work for the Art in Public Places Collection and more! Hawaiʻi State Art Museum Event Calendar The ...
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SFCA Purchase Recommendations Approved March 2019 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 20, 2019. All purchase recommendations were approved. Exhibit: “Nets and Knots: Carol ...
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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 On March ...
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SFCA Board of Commissioners Meetings Unless otherwise specified, the public is invited to attend State Foundation on Culture and the Arts (SFCA) Standing Committee and Commission Meetings. All meetings take place in the Multipurpose Room of the No. 1 Capitol District building, 250 South Hotel Street, Honolulu, unless otherwise noted. Meetings and agendas are posted ...
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2019 General Meetings of the SFCA Board of Commissioners The General Board of Commissioners meetings for calendar year 2019 are currently scheduled for: Wednesday, January 16, 2019 Wednesday, March 20, 2019 Wednesday, May 22, 2019 Wednesday, July 17, 2019 Wednesday, September 18, 2019 Wednesday, November 13, 2019 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (meetings may run ...
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September 2018 First Friday: North Shore Ramblers, bluegrass. Opening reception for Men (exhibit dates: September 7, 2018 – January 2019) Friday September 7 | 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. | Second Floor, Diamond Head Gallery Second Saturday: Hawaii Craftsmen (activity to be announced) Saturday, September 8 | 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. | Ground floor Multipurpose ...
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The SFCA’s fifth Arts Chat event was held at the Donkey Mill Art Center (DMAC) in Holualoa (Kona side of Hawai`i Island) on July 19, 2017. The session was immediately followed by a site visit for SFCA Board Commissioners and staff members, a Strategic Planning listening session run by the Pacific Policy Research Center (PPRC) ...
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About the Acquisition Award Selection Committee 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 SFCA appoints the members of the AASC, which is generally composed of ...
Read More Art in Public Places: Recent Purchase and Gift Recommendations (May and July 2017)

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Arts Chat IV

Posted on May 23, 2017 in Blog Post, Board of Commissioners

For the fourth installation Arts Chat program, the focus of the dialogue will be on the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) and the state of the arts today. Facilitated by Noelle Kahanu (SFCA Board Commissioner and Assistant Specialist in Public Humanities and Native Hawaiian Programs, University of Hawai`i-Manoa American Studies Department); speakers will include ...
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SFCA Board Committee meetings and the General meeting have been scheduled for Wednesday, May 24, 2017, 9:30 am  – 2:00 p.m. and have been posted to the State of Hawai‘i Calendar of Events (calendar.ehawaii.gov). Select State Foundation on Culture and the Arts from the menu of available calendars to view scheduled meetings and agendas.