Event Calendar

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” ...
Read More

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 June 2018 First Friday: Sean Cleland ~ guitar based pop, rock, and soul Friday, June 1, 2018 | 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Second Saturday: “Captivating Color” watercolor painting ...
Read More

HAWAIʻI MUSEUMS OFFER FREE ADMISSION TO MILITARY THIS SUMMER HONOLULU, HAWAIʻI – May 16, 2018 – This summer, 4 museums in Hawaiʻi will open their doors to military and their families as part of the ninth annual Blue Star Museums program. Blue Star Museums is an initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts in ...
Read More

Join us for a casual after work gathering of artists, with presentations by local artists Gaye Chan, Mark Cunningham, and Jesse Christensen, who will be discussing their work in the HiSAM Museum Gallery Shop‘s Sustainability Now! art sale and exhibit. Wednesday, May 23, 2018 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. 250 South Hotel St. (corner of South ...
Read More

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 May 2018 Young Artists of Hawaii: My Culture, My Family, and Me exhibit opens Friday, May 4 – Friday, June 29, 2018 | Tuesday – Saturday 10:00 a.m. ...
Read More

First Friday May 4, 2018 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Free and family-friendly evening of art and music! Take the stairs or the elevators to the second floor for museum galleries and live performances. May 4, 2018: live performances by Nidaime Teishin Kai (Okinawan folk music) in the second floor Sculpture Lobby. The new Young Artists ...
Read More

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 April 2018 First Friday: Anju Madoka/Kenny Endo (Japanese shamisen and taiko drums) The HiSAM Museum Gallery Shop x MORI will be screening the documentary film “The Smog of ...
Read More

The public is invited to attend a special Arts Chat gathering where we will be welcoming the new director of the Bishop Museum Melanie Ide, to discuss the issues of organizational transformation and the evolving role of museums today. Melanie Ide, in conversation with Noelle Kahanu, will be sharing her wealth of project and design ...
Read More

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 March 2018 First Friday: Dayton Watanabe ~ contemporary acoustic guitar and Hawaiian slack key guitar Friday, March 2, 2018 | 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. | Second Floor Valet ...
Read More

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: ...
Read More