HiSAM Free Events

July 2015

 

2 vessels made of fiber. Top of both vessel are patches of indigo blue patterned pieces. Bottom quarter of both vessels are a shiny copper color.

Night Sentinels by Reiko Brandon

ART LUNCH: Films ~ Textile Artists of Hawai‘i
Tuesday, July 28, 2015  | 12 noon – 1:00 p.m. | First Floor Multipurpose Room

Enjoy a free film screening from the “Artists of Hawai‘i” series. Featured will be trail­blazing Hawai‘i textile artists Reiko Brandon, Jean Williams, Jay Wilson, and Levina Gerritsen. More information is available at Art Lunch.

 

August 2015

 

Photo of Hawai‘i State Art Museum Exterior

Hawai‘i State Art Museum

FIRST FRIDAY: Fourth Annual Evening of Jazz and Contemporary Music
Friday, August 7, 2015 | 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. | HiSAM

Experience a star­studded showcase that includes Al Harrington, Starr Kalahiki, Sherry Graham, Ginai, Shari Lynn, Little Albert and the Chuck James Trio. More information is available at First Friday.

 

Thumbnail of flyer with info about the August 8th 50th anniversary celebration

SECOND SATURDAY: Celebrating 50 Years of the Hawai‘i State Foundation on Culture and the Arts
Saturday, August 8, 2015 | 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Come celebrate our 50th Anniversary with a day full of pottery, puppetry, kapa and weaving demonstrations along with an exciting line­up of drummers, dancers and musicians. More information is available at Second Saturday.

 

Onoe KIkunobu & Onoe Kikunobukazu performing the fan dance wearing traditional kimono

Onoe KIkunobu & Onoe Kikunobukazu in Aki no Irokusa

ART LUNCH: The Kikunobu Dance Co. Inc. ~ The Summer Fan (Uchiwa)
Tuesday, August 25, 2015  | 12 noon – 1:00 p.m. | First Floor Multipurpose Room

Learn about the summer fan dance from National Heritage Fellow Gertrude Tsutsumi and Howard Asao of the Kikunobu Dance Company. More information is available at Art Lunch.

 

September 2015

FIRST FRIDAY: Ron Loo
Friday, September 4, 2015 | 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. | HiSAM

SECOND SATURDAY: Hawai‘i Craftsmen
Saturday, September 12, 2015 | 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

ART LUNCH: Tom Klobe
Tuesday, September 29, 2015  | 12 noon – 1:00 p.m. | First Floor Multipurpose Room