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  The Hawai‘i State Foundation on Culture and the Arts is celebrating a major milestone and invites everyone to take part in the festivities. 50 years ago next month, ­­on July 12, 1965,­­ the State Foundation was established by the Hawai‘i State Legislature. To commemorate, we are planning a 50th anniversary year filled with events. The festivities ...
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2015 Poetry Out Loud Hawaii State Finals From a competitive field of 13 public, private and home schooled students, Ari Dalbert won the 2015 Poetry Out Loud state finals held at Tenney Theater Sunday, February 22, 2015. Dalbert’s final recitation was “Monstrance Man,” a poem by Ricardo Pau-­Llosa. He also recited William Shakespeare’s “Sonnet 55: ...
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2015 APP Hawai‘i: Commissioned Works of Art for the Department of Education Art in Public Places/Department of Education — Artists in Residence Program of the Hawai‘i State Foundation on Culture and the Arts is soliciting Hawai’i Artists for three commissioned works of art projects in public schools. Artists appropriate to the project are recommended from artists ...
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2014 Poetry Out Loud Hawaii State Champion Brady Jernigan, a junior from the Military Home Educators’ Network, traveled to Washington, D.C. to represent Hawai‘i in the 2014 Poetry Out Loud National Finals. A second time state winner, Brady had won a trip to the Nationals once before. Here, Brady answers some questions about the competition ...
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2014 Student Art Exhibition Celebrating Hawaii with My Family and Friends Now on display at the Pa Kamalii Courtyard of the Hawai‘i Convention Center until April of next year, the 2014 Student Art Exhibition showcases the shared dreams and broad diversity of Hawai‘i through the art of its elementary school children. About the exhibit Established ...
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Hawai‘i State Foundation on Culture and the Arts (SFCA) Launches Request for Qualifications on CaFÉ The SFCA has posted a call seeking artists to submit qualifications for consideration for several commissioned works of art project sites within the Department of Education. Overview: This call is part of the Art in Public Places — Artists in ...
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The most outstanding works from the Hawai‘i Regional Scholastic Art Awards Exhibition are awarded the highest honor and receive the American Vision Award Nominee and the Regional Gold Key Finalist. These finalists go on to represent their region in the National judging held each April in New York City. Panels of distinguished artists review over ...
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Hawaii History Day School Awards

Posted on Nov 3, 2013 in Blog Post

In partnership with the Hawai’i Council for the Humanities, the Hawai‘i History Day School Awards recognized whole school efforts of public and public charter schools throughout the state for Hawai‘i History Day projects. 2009 Aiea Intermediate School Maui High school 2008 Kahuku Intermediate School Mililani High School

accession: Recent Acquisitions from the Art in Public Places Collection September 2, 2011 – August 15, 2013 accession featured new acquisitions from 2009 to the present, a selection of exceptional purchases and gifts from the Art in Public Places Collection.