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Monthly Archives: May 2016


Written on May 24, 2016 at 12:28 pm, by

  EXHIBITION The exhibition IMAYŌ: JAPAN’S NEW TRADITIONISTS shows that the past is alive and with us. Animé, manga, and pop culture, along with Japan’s rich art and craft traditions provide a focus for this exhibition of contemporary art. Six artists utilize their innovations and technical mastery to propel those traditions toward new directions in the  Continue Reading »


Written on May 16, 2016 at 5:59 pm, by

  EXHIBITION AESTHETIC SURPLUS KOMPANY PRESENTS . . . features works by Peter Chamberlain, UHM professor of electronic art August 22 – September 16, 2016 The Art Gallery Peter Chamberlain goes all out with Aesthetic Surplus Kompany Presents . . . , an unprecedented exhibition of not-yet-realized works that integrate real-time analog video and sound. Constantly  Continue Reading »


Written on May 16, 2016 at 5:12 pm, by

  EXHIBITION KALO MAY 16 – 27, 2016 Commons Gallery KALO, an art installation of 87 kalo plants created by Bernice Akamine, honors the The Hui Aloha ‘Āina—or signers of The Hui Aloha ‘Āina Anti-Annexation Petitions of 1897–1898—and all po‘e aloha ‘āina. KALO was created using pōhaku donated by community members from the islands of Hawai‘i,  Continue Reading »


Written on May 17, 2016 at 3:56 pm, by

  EXHIBITION Alloys of Thought May 29 – June 24, 2016 Commons Gallery Alloys of Thought features mixed media works created by students in advanced sculpture, ART400-002, taught by Gaye Chan and Fred Roster. The artists used metal, ceramics, wood, glass, plastic, and even sound in their pieces. Artists: Baixin Chen Caryn Corpuz-Yotsuda Terence Doll Nani  Continue Reading »