Art in Public Places Program

The Hawaiʻi State Art Museum (HiSAM) will re-open to the public on Monday, July 13, with a new exhibit, “Mai hoʻohuli i ka lima i luna”. This exhibition, curated by guest curators Drew Broderick, Kaʻili Chun and Kapulani Landgraf, will spread out across HiSAM over the course of a year, occupying different spaces at different times—a wall display case, gift shop, café, ...
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The Hawaiʻi State Art Museum (HiSAM) online classes and activities will continue this summer! Go to our event calendar to see the current schedule: SFCA Event Calendar. Interactive arts classes on Zoom: Tuesdays from 10:00am-10:30 a.m, kid-focused online classes led by SFCA’s highly trained Artistic Teaching Partners or a teaching artist. View the information for ...
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SFCA Purchase Recommendations Approved May 2020 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 May 20, 2020. All purchase recommendations were approved. Exhibit Title: “Then and Now” ...
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Approved Acquisition Award Selection Committee visits, May 2020 The role of the Acquisition Award Selection Committee (AASC) is to make recommendations to the SFCA regarding the purchase of works of art, including the review, nomination, evaluation and selection of the recommended artworks for acquisition. The AASC is generally composed of SFCA commissioners, staff members, and ...
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SFCA Purchase Recommendations Approved March 2020 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 March 25, 2020. All purchase recommendations were approved. Exhibit Title: “Hawaiʻi Nei Art ...
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Approved Acquisition Award Selection Committee visits, March 2020 The role of the Acquisition Award Selection Committee (AASC) is to make recommendations to the SFCA regarding the purchase of works of art, including the review, nomination, evaluation and selection of the recommended artworks for acquisition. The AASC is generally composed of SFCA commissioners, staff members, and ...
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National medals for Hawai‘i students Thirteen Hawai‘i students received national medals in the 2020 Scholastic Art and Writing Awards! American Visions Medal Addyssyn Oppegard, “A Vessel To Hold My Spirit, Ceramics and Glass category. Grade 12, University Laboratory School. Gold Medal Gabrielle Ah Mook Sang, “Grams”, Painting category. Grade 12, ‘Iolani School. Teanna Camara, “Panoramic ...
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As the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic unfolds, we at the Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts (SFCA) are actively searching for the most current sources of information and assessing how we can best support you, our partners in the arts sector. The Hawaii State Art Museum (HiSAM) is closed to the public until further ...
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Approved Acquisition Award Selection Committee visits, January 2020 The role of the Acquisition Award Selection Committee (AASC) is to make recommendations to the SFCA regarding the purchase of works of art, including the review, nomination, evaluation and selection of the recommended artworks for acquisition. The AASC is generally composed of SFCA commissioners, staff members, and ...
Read More SFCA Art Acquisition Committee Visits Approved (January 2020)

SFCA Purchase Recommendations Approved January 2020 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 January 15, 2020. All purchase recommendations were approved. Exhibit Title: “Sculptural Ceramics by ...
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