Past Exhibitions

  47th Annual Hawai‘i Regional Scholastic Art Awards 2010 February 5 – April 3, 2010 An exhibition of the most outstanding art work from hundreds of Hawai‘i students, in grades 7-12, throughout the islands. The exhibit featured the regional Scholastic Art Gold Key Awards and Silver Key Awards finalists from the Scholastic Art & Writing ...
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  Ho‘oulu: The Inspiration of Hula September 4, 2009 – July 17, 2010 This exhibit honored the art of hula, featuring work from the Art in Public Places Collection, along with hula implements and objects from the Bishop Museum and the Hula Preservation Society. An exhibit that honored the art of hula, featuring work from ...
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Accession ’09

Posted on Sep 30, 2013 in Exhibitions, Past Exhibitions

  Accession ’09 May 1, 2009 – January 16, 2010 A continuation of the past exhibition, Accession: Recent Acquisitions from the Art in Public Places Collection, that highlighted recent purchases, commissions, and gifts that demonstrate the exceptional work collected by the Hawai‘i State Foundation on Culture and the Arts and the Art in Public Places ...
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46th Annual Hawai‘i Regional Scholastic Art Awards 2009 February 6, 2009 – April 4, 2009 An annual exhibition featured outstanding art work from hundreds of Hawai‘i students, in grades 7-12, throughout the islands. The exhibit featured the regional Scholastic Art Gold Key Awards and Silver Key Awards finalists from the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards ...
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  Accession: Recent Acquisitions from the Art in Public Places Collection September 5, 2008 – July 18, 2009 This exhibition highlighted recent purchases, commissions, and gifts that demonstrate the exceptional work collected by the Hawai‘i State Foundation on Culture and the Arts and the Art in Public Places Collection.

  Intertwine: A Selection of Hawai‘i Fiber Arts September 5, 2008 – January 17, 2009 A selection of textile and fiber works from the Art in Public Places Collection. The exhibition showcased work spanning several decades, with a mix of styles, media, and techniques expressive of both tradition and innovation. This exhibit was presented in ...
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  Palolo Kids and Friends May 2, 2008 – This exhibit featured black and white photographs of local children at play in Palolo, a residential neighborhood in Honolulu, made in the mid-70s by Eric Yanagi and Francis Haar. Thirty-five years later, these black and white images are now a window to a moment in time ...
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45th Annual Hawai‘i Region of the Scholastic Art Awards 2008 February 1, 2008 – April 4, 2008 This annual art exhibition is a national recognition of the creative excellence among Hawai‘i’s public and private school students in grades 7-12. The local exhibition honorws five American Award Winners, 100 Gold Key Award Winners, and 100 Silver Key ...
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uncommon objects

Posted on Sep 30, 2013 in Exhibitions, Past Exhibitions

  uncommon objects November 2, 2007 – September 2008 This exhibition showcased some of the finest works from the HSFCA Art in Public Places Collection, produced from media typically associated with craft – clay, wood, fiber, metal, and glass. The exhibition was divided into a series of sections that explored common threads emerging in craft ...
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  Precious Resources: The Land & The Sea October 6, 2006 – September 8, 2007 Precious Resources featured over 90 works of art inspired by Hawai‘i’s natural environment. The artwork showed the importance of the land and sea which provides life-giving sustenance, natural beauty, and cultural traditions. Seven sub-themes — voyaging, ahupua‘a, cultural traditions and ...
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