Relocatable Works of Art

Approved Acquisition Award Selection Committee visits, May 2019 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 January 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 January 16, 2019. All purchase recommendations were approved. Exhibit: “Wahi Pana Auwahi” Exhibit ...
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SFCA Gift and Purchase Recommendations November 2018 SFCA Gift Recommendations Approved November 2018 The SFCA Board of Commissioners considered the following artworks as gift recommendations for the Art in Public Places Collection of the State Foundation on Culture and the Arts at the General Meeting of November 14, 2018. All gift recommendations were approved. 1. ...
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The brand new Nānākuli Public Library opened on April 14, 2018, and the SFCA’s Exhibit Specialist team installed artwork in the library shortly afterwards. Top: Zhi Situ installing a framed set of drawings, including Invisible Warrior / Christine Faye / pen and ink / 1999. Center: Senior Exhibit Specialist Teig Grennan installing Watermelon Wedgies / ...
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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 21, 2018. All purchase recommendations were approved. Exhibit: Hawai`i Nei 2017 (Wailoa Center, Hilo – Three Mountain Alliance) ...
Read More Art in Public Places: Recent Purchase Recommendations (March 2018)

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 visual arts consultants. UPCOMING EXHIBIT VISITS The SFCA ...
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Relocatable Works of Art Acquisitions, Fiscal Year 2017 (July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2017) The Relocatable Works of Art Program (RWA) purchases works for temporary installation at specific state public places, including the Hawai‘i State Art Museum. These artworks, also known as Relocatable Works of Art, are intended for rotation among state buildings throughout ...
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Our exhibits team was in Hamilton Library (University of Hawaiʻi-Mānoa) in December, refreshing the artwork on display. This set of five kapa panels by Pualani Lincoln Maielua were previously on display at the Hawaiʻi State Art Museum in the “Hoʻomau: The Perpetuation of Kapa” exhibit. The center panel, “Kau,” characterizes midnight and the appearance of ...
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The SFCA Exhibit Specialists recently refreshed the artwork display at the Waipahu Public Library. Currently on view at the library are works by Francisco Clemente (Coconut Dream II), Linda Iwamoto (Crossfire), Victor Kobayashi (Solstice Pinchpot), Wayne Levin (Immersed, Honaunau, Hawai`i), Harue McVay (Manu), R.G. Michaelis (Rosebud Vessel), Rick Mills (Latticino Bowl), Hiroyuki Momose (Salute), S. ...
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“Voyaging: The Art of Wayfinding” at Gallery ‘Iolani, Windward Community College Previously exhibited at the Hawai‘i State Art Museum (HiSAM), Voyaging: The Art of Wayfinding will be at Windward Community College’s Gallery ‘Iolani in Kāne‘ohe January 29 – March 5, 2017. Admission is free! This exhibition displays artworks from the Art in Public Places Collection ...
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