Most purchases for the Art in Public Places Collection are artworks nominated by committees that visit curated and/or juried exhibits in the state of Hawaiʻi. Learn more about how to invite a committee to a visit. Exhibits approved for a committee visit are listed below, and also published in the SFCA email newsletter.
Request for Qualifications (RFQ) calls for artists for Art in Public Places Commissioned Works of Art are also posted on CaFÉ, CallForEntry.org, and published in the SFCA email newsletter.
As of January 1, 2021, there are no SFCA open calls for artists. Please check this page or subscribe to the email newsletter to be notified of future calls.
|Island||City||Venue||Exhibit Title||Exhibit Organizers||Type||Exhibit Dates|
|Hawaiʻi Island||Hilo||University of Hawaiʻi-Hilo||2020 Pacific States Biennial North American Juried Print Exhibition||University of Hawaiʻi-Hilo||Print media, juried||Originally scheduled for November 6 - December 31, 2020. Postponed by organizers to 2022.|
|Oʻahu||Honolulu||Honolulu Museum of Art School, Linekona Gallery||Resilience||-||ceramic, curated||Originally scheduled for September 18 - October 16, 2020. Exhibit postponed by organizers.|
|Maui||Kahului||Maui Arts and Cultural Center||O Kalani||Paintings and sculptures, curated||May 15 - August 29, 2021|
|Hawaiʻi Island||Hilo||Wailoa Center||Midsummer Art Celebration, 4th Annual Statewide Juried Exhibit 2021||Hawaiʻi Island Art Alliance (HIAA)||mixed media, juried||June 4 - 30, 2021|
|Hawaiʻi Island||Kamuela||Firehouse Gallery||Eruptions and Interruptions, Hawaiʻi Artists Interpret Experiences of Living on the Edge||Waimea Arts Council||mixed media, juried||August 4 - September 26, 2021|
|Hawaiʻi Island||Hilo||Wailoa Center||Abstract Only!||Mixed media, juried.||August 6 - 26, 2021|
|Hawaiʻi Island||Holualoa||Donkey Mill Art Center||Na Kapa Hoʻokuʻi (The Joined Kapa)||kapa, curated||August 28 - October 9, 2021|
|Oʻahu||Honolulu||Downtown Art Center||Hawaii Watercolor Society Open Exhibit||Hawaii Watercolor Society||watercolor, juried||August 31 - September 18, 2021|
|Maui||Makawao||Hui Noʻeau Visual Arts Center||Malama Wao Akua||mixed media, juried.||September 10 - November 5, 2021|
|Kauaʻi||Lihue||KSA Gallery||Art Kauai||Kauai Society of Artists (KSA)||mixed media, juried.||September 17 - October 29, 2021|
|Oʻahu||Honolulu||Downtown Art Center||Inspirations||Hawaii Handweavers' Hui and Glass Fusion Collective||mixed media, juried||September 30 - October 14, 2021|