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August 2019 Newsletter The State Foundation on Culture and the Arts’ August 2019 newsletter has been published and can be read online: SFCA August 2019 Newsletter. Read about the “Mr. Chickenpants” sculpture by May Izumi, recent conservation work for the Art in Public Places Collection, SFCA in the news and more! Hawaiʻi State Art Museum ...
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Artistic Teaching Partnerships Fellowship With a special one-time-only opportunity provided by a legislative appropriation for fiscal year 2019, the SFCA has designed a year-long Artistic Teaching Partnerships Fellowship. This program is to reward excellence in teaching artistry, as teaching artists are critical to the state’s cultural well-being. Teaching artists in Hawaiʻi are productive in their ...
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The dedication ceremony for “Mr. Chickenpants”, a bronze sculpture by May Izumi, will be held at the Hawaiʻi State Art Museum on Friday, August 2, 2019, 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. The ceremony is free and open to the public. Stay for the museum’s August First Friday, with live music and art activities!

Approved Acquisition Award Selection Committee visits, July 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 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: ...
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July 2019 Newsletter The State Foundation on Culture and the Arts’ July 2019 newsletter has been published and can be read online: SFCA July 2019 Newsletter. Read our mahalo to Patricia Hamamoto, welcome to Lloyd Unebasami, recent conservation work for the Art in Public Places Collection and more! Hawaiʻi State Art Museum Event Calendar The ...
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Please visit the new Hawaiʻi State Art Museum website for information about upcoming museum events! hisam.hawaii.gov/calendar

SFCA Purchase Recommendations Approved May 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 May 22, 2019. All purchase recommendations were approved. Exhibit: “Art Maui 2019” Exhibit ...
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June 2019 Newsletter The State Foundation on Culture and the Arts’ June 2019 newsletter has been published and can be read online: SFCA June 2019 Newsletter. Read about SFCA loans to the Volcano Art Center, conservation work on the King Kamehameha I sculpture, 2019 Poetry Out Loud National Finals and more! Hawaiʻi State Art Museum ...
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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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