Art in Public Places: Recent Purchase Recommendations (July 2019)

Posted on Jul 20, 2019 in Acquisition Award Selection Committee, Art in Public Places, Art in Public Places Collection, Blog Post, Relocatable Works of Art

SFCA Purchase Recommendations Approved July 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 July 17, 2019. All purchase recommendations were approved.

Exhibit: “New Ways of Living: Duncan Dempster”

Exhibit Location: Honolulu Museum of Art at First Hawaiian Center (Honolulu)
Exhibit Dates: February 14 – June 14, 2019
AASC VACS: Carol Khewhok, Sean Browne
SFCA Board: Ronald Michioka
SFCA Staff: Elizabeth Baxter, Karen Ewald

SFCA Recognition Award

  • Duncan Dempster, ”module 1 – 12”, screenprinted plywood.

Exhibit: “From the Forest: Hawaii Wood Artists”

Exhibit Location: Honolulu Museum of Art at First Hawaiian Center (Honolulu, Oʻahu)
Exhibit Dates: February 14 – June 14, 2019
AASC VACS: Carol Khewhok, Sean Browne
SFCA Board: Ronald Michioka
SFCA Staff: Elizabeth Baxter, Karen Ewald

SFCA Recognition Award

  • Scott Hare, “Bowl of Hearts”, milo wood.

Exhibit: “Art Maui 2019”

Exhibit Location: Maui Arts & Cultural Center (Kahului, Maui)
Exhibit Dates: March 3 – March 30, 2019
AASC VACS: Deborah Nehmad, Scott Groeniger, Sidney Yee
SFCA Board: Susan Browne
SFCA Staff: Elizabeth Baxter

SFCA Recognition Award

  • Noble Richardson, “Hear My Voice”, oil on canvas.

Exhibit: “All Hawaiʻi Juried Art Competition Portal Theme”

Exhibit Location: Waimea Arts Council’s Firehouse Gallery (Kamuela, Hawaiʻi Island)
Exhibit Dates: April 13 – 28, 2019
AASC VACS: Laurel Schultz, Margo Ray, Mary Begier
SFCA Board: Sherman Warner
SFCA Staff: Elizabeth Baxter, Jonathan Johnson

SFCA Recognition Awards

  • Margaret Shields, “Seedlings”, mixed media.
  • Margaret Shields, “Chain”, watercolor and gouache on paper.
  • Sarah Taylor Ko, “Her Own Cleverness”, mixed media monotype.

Exhibit: “Aloha Hoʻomaluhia XXXV”

Exhibit Location: Hoomaluhia Botanical Gardens Visitor Center Gallery (Kāneʻohe, Oʻahu)
Exhibit Dates: May 5 – 31, 2019
AASC VACS: Shuzo Uemoto, Mary Matsuda
SFCA Board: Sherman Warner
SFCA Staff: Karen Ewald, Elizabeth Baxter

SFCA Recognition Awards

  • Sharon Sussman, “Waiting”, oil on panel.
  • Atsumi Yamamoto, “Forest Bathing #1”, oil on canvas.
  • Katherine Love, “Window”, wallpaper mounted on wood, graphite, watercolor on paper, found frame.

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