Current Exhibitions

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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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Hawaiʻi State Art Museum: Current Exhibits and Upcoming Events Current Exhibits HAWAIʻI: Change & Continuity ACCESSION EMPHASIZED: eye on scale 55th Annual Hawaiʻi Regional Scholastic Art Awards (opens Friday, February 16) February 2018 First Friday: Julia Akatsu Stoyanov ~ classical piano Friday, February 2, 2018 | 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. | Second Floor Second Saturday: ...
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EMPHASIZED: eye on scale Scale refers to size in relation to something else. While size is precise, scale is fluid, changing or shifting through comparison. In art, scale is often used to emphasize some aspect or to encourage a new perspective. Through a selection of work from the Art in Public Places collection, this exhibition ...
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“EMPHASIZED: eye on scale” A new exhibit at the Hawai‘i State Art Museum in downtown Honolulu Through a selection of works from the Art in Public Places Collection of the State Foundation on Culture and the Arts, this exhibition explores the various ways that artists play with scale, and how this in turn affects the ...
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The Diamond Head Gallery of the Hawaii State Art Museum in downtown Honolulu is temporarily closed until mid-September 2017 for a renovation project. This includes the I Love Art hands-on activity gallery and the Accession exhibit. The Ewa Gallery, currently exhibiting HAWAI`I: Change & Continuity, will remain open, as well as the Sculpture Lobby and ...
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  Hawai‘i: Change & Continuity Ewa Gallery September 4, 2015 – TBD Hawaii: Change & Continuity explores how artistic expressions define the character of our changing society and environment and how artists reveal our aspirations and make a profound contribution toward explaining who we are. The exhibition, a part of the Hawai‘i State Foundation on Culture and the Arts 50th anniversary ...
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