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|
|Maui||Makawao||Hui Noʻeau Visual Arts Center||Hui Noʻeau Annual Juried Exhibition 2021||Hui Noʻeau||Mixed media, juried||January 15 - February 19, 2021|
|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.|
|Oʻahu||Honolulu||Honolulu Museum of Art School, Linekona Gallery (virtual exhibit online during pandemic)||Transparency in Translation||Hawaiʻi Watercolor Society and Glass Fusion Collective||watercolor and glass, juried||October 31 - November 27, 2020|
|Oʻahu||Honolulu||Honolulu Museum of Art at First Hawaiian Center||A Deeper Shade of Soul: Sculpture by Jonathan Swanz||Honolulu Museum of Art||sculpture, curated||July 23, 2020 - January 8, 2021|
|Oʻahu||Honolulu||Honolulu Museum of Art at First Hawaiian Center||Incipit: Paintings by Tom Walker||Honolulu Museum of Art||paintings, curated||July 23, 2020 - January 8, 2021|
|Maui||Kahului||Maui Arts and Cultural Center||Abstractionx3||Paintings, curated||January 30 - April 24, 2021|
|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|