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Still Flow--MFA thesis exhibition by Michael HenglerMarch 10, 2013 - March 15, 2013
Manoa Campus, Art Building, Commons Gallery
Imagine setting out on a maiden voyage down the flowing lava rivers of the Big Island of Hawai‘i in a boat made of lava! Artist Michael Hengler presents "Still Flow," his MFA thesis exhibition. He transforms the gallery space into a lava-scape with rocks that crunch underfoot and video of lava-boats rolling over the magma flows of Hawai‘i. Dimly illuminated from the red glow of the lava fields, an eleven-foot lava-vessel rests upon a bed of basalt and awaits a voyage into a world that seems unbelievable.
Hengler considers this exhibition’s realization “an experience so surreal that seeing voyaging lava-boats on molten lava flows, somehow melts away preconceptions of human limitations and re-envisions what might be possible for us as we navigate our rivers of life.”
The opening reception will be on Sunday, March 10th from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. The public is invited to meet the artist and venture into this paradoxical contemporary art creation.
Gallery hours: Sunday 12:00–4:00; Monday – Friday 10:30–4:00. Admission is free. Parking fees may apply.
Art and Art History, Manoa Campus
|Sunday, March 10|
|9:00am||Free Commuter Cycling 101 Workshop
Whole Foods Market Kailua
|9:00am||US Military Bases in Okinawa Forum
Manoa Campus, East-West Center; Imin Center/Jefferson Hall
|2:00pm||Japan after 3.11: Change and Hope from the Center of Triple Disasters
Manoa Campus, Center for Korean Studies Auditorium
Manoa Campus, Prime Time in the Earle Ernst Lab Theatre
Manoa Campus, Commons Gallery at Department of Art and Art History
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