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AESTHETIC SURPLUS KOMPANY PRESENTS . . .

  EXHIBITION AESTHETIC SURPLUS KOMPANY PRESENTS . . . features works by Peter Chamberlain, professor of electronic art, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa August 22 – September 16, 2016 The Art Gallery Sunday, August 28 2-3 pm, Gallery walk-through with the artist 3-5 pm, Reception, The Art Gallery September 1, 2016 3-4 pm, Gallery walk-through with  Continue Reading »

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IMAYŌ: JAPAN’S NEW TRADITIONISTS

  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 twenty-first century.  Continue Reading »

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IMAYO SPECIAL EVENTS

  EXHIBITION IMAYŌ: JAPAN’S NEW TRADITIONISTS (more information about the exhibition) SPECIAL EVENTS free and open to the public Thursday, September 29 / UHM Art Building, room #(TBA) 1:00–2:30 p.m. Workshop on metalwork techniques by sculptor MITSUTA Haruo Friday, September 30 / Honolulu Museum of Art School 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Workshop: Yuzen paste-resist dyeing by textile  Continue Reading »

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IMAYO Hours & Admission

  EXHIBITION HOURS & ADMISSION The Art Gallery at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa: Mon.-Fri. 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Sun. 12:00 – 4:00 pm Closed: Saturdays; Election Day, Nov. 8; Veterans Day, Nov. 11; Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 24; non-instructional day, Nov. 25. Free admission. Donations are appreciated. Parking fees may apply. Honolulu Museum of  Continue Reading »

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ISHII Tōru

  EXHIBITION On view as a part of IMAYŌ: JAPAN’S NEW TRADITIONISTS at The Art Gallery at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa October 2 – December 2, 2016 & Honolulu Museum of Art October 13, 2016 – January 8, 2017 ISHII Tōru ISHII Tōru is a specialist in itome (“fine-line”) yūzen, invented in the 18th  Continue Reading »

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KIMURA Ryōko

  EXHIBITION On view as a part of IMAYŌ: JAPAN’S NEW TRADITIONISTS at The Art Gallery at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa October 2 – December 2, 2016 & Honolulu Museum of Art October 13, 2016 – January 8, 2017 KIMURA Ryōko KIMURA Ryōko is a painter with wide-ranging knowledge and interest in Japan’s pictorial  Continue Reading »

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MITSUTA Haruo

  EXHIBITION On view as a part of IMAYŌ: JAPAN’S NEW TRADITIONISTS at The Art Gallery at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa October 2 – December 2, 2016 & Honolulu Museum of Art October 13, 2016 – January 8, 2017 MITSUTA Haruo MITSUTA Haruo produces metal sculptures of insects, crustaceans, and other “creepy-crawlies” with obsessively  Continue Reading »

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SOMEYA Satoshi

  EXHIBITION On view as a part of IMAYŌ: JAPAN’S NEW TRADITIONISTS at The Art Gallery at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa October 2 – December 2, 2016 & Honolulu Museum of Art October 13, 2016 – January 8, 2017 SOMEYA Satoshi SOMEYA Satoshi has been described as “one of the most significant contemporary lacquer  Continue Reading »

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TANADA Kōji

  EXHIBITION On view as a part of IMAYŌ: JAPAN’S NEW TRADITIONISTS at The Art Gallery at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa October 2 – December 2, 2016 & Honolulu Museum of Art October 13, 2016 – January 8, 2017 TANADA Kōji The figural artwork of sculptor Tanada Kōji may seem a world apart from  Continue Reading »

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YAMAMOTO Tarō

  EXHIBITION On view as a part of IMAYŌ: JAPAN’S NEW TRADITIONISTS at The Art Gallery at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa October 2 – December 2, 2016 & Honolulu Museum of Art October 13, 2016 – January 8, 2017 YAMAMOTO Tarō YAMAMOTO Tarō’s art practice is often described as Nihonga, a modern mode of  Continue Reading »

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