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Framing Paradise: Photography and WaikīkīOctober 7, 2012 - December 7, 2012
Manoa Campus, Art Building, University of Hawai'i Art Gallery
Millions of tourists flock to Waikīkī annually with cameras at-the-ready. Such travelers have been lured to and by Waikīkī for over a century—it is a place that has shaped the very idea of tourism. Early photographers snapped images of Waikīkī’s natural beauty, water sports, beaches, and cosmopolitan man-made structures. The amalgamation of these images created a visual mythology and iconography of Waikīkī that tourists sought to experience and capture for themselves. Through the medium of photography, "Framing Paradise: Photography and Waikīkī" explores interactions and encounters with Waikīkī.
"Framing Paradise: Photography and Waikīkī" features selections from "Hawaii," a portfolio by internationally recognized photographer Daido Moriyama, and from "Waikiki ’73," a portfolio by established Hawai‘i-based photographer Eric Yanagi, as well as over one hundred archival photographs taken by professionals and amateurs from the late 1800s to the mid-1900s. Written contributions by a number of local individuals bring a variety of voices and perspectives to the photographs on view. The education section of the exhibition provides visitors opportunities to compare significant events in the development of photography and Waikīkī.
Gallery hours: Mon. - Fri. 10:30 – 5:00; Sun. 12:00 – 5:00. Closed: Saturdays; Nov. 6, Election Day; Nov. 12, Veterans Day; Nov. 22, Thanksgiving Day; Nov. 23, gallery closed. Admission is free. Donations are appreciated. Parking fees may apply.
Department of Art and Art History; College of Arts and Humanities; and Mānoa Arts & Minds, Manoa Campus
Sharon Tasaka, 956-6888, firstname.lastname@example.org, http://www.hawaii.edu/art/exhibitions/art_gallery/
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Maui Campus, Pilina Bldg., Wellness Center
|8:00am||American Studies Coffee Hour: FAFSA, Scholarships, & Financial Aid
Manoa Campus, Tokioka Room (Moore Hall 319)
|10:00am||Students Helping Aloha United Way Silent Auction
Manoa Campus, Campus Center Dining Room 203 E
|10:30am||Graduate & Law Schools Fair
Manoa Campus, Legacy Path
|11:30am||TUTORING: Civil Procedure
Manoa Campus, Law School CR3
|11:45am||TUTORING: Con Law I
Manoa Campus, Law School, CR 4
|12:00pm||ELP Colloquium: "To Keep the Country, Country...Make the City More City"
Manoa Campus, Law School, Moot Court Room
Manoa Campus, St. John Auditiorium (St. John, Room 011)
|1:30pm||Chris Petersen, cello
Manoa Campus, Orvis Auditorium
Manoa Campus, St. John 11
|5:30pm||Admissions: JD Info Session
Manoa Campus, Law School, Classroom 2
|5:30pm||CR2: West Coast Consortium of Private Law School Panel
Manoa Campus, Classroom 2
|6:00pm||Japanese Flower Arranging - Ikebana Sogetsu
Windward Campus, Hale Kuhina 115
|6:30pm||Public Health Movie Night: Forks Over Knives
Manoa Campus, Biomed B103
|7:30pm||Marina Mitsuta, piano
Manoa Campus, Orvis Auditorium
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