Life in Colors in Hawai‘i 2012

Photo courtesy of Akihiko Izukura – ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

The University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa and the Academy Art Center at Linekona present “Life in Colors in Hawai‘i” by the internationally renowned textile artist, Akihiko Izukura, from Kyoto, Japan.  “Life in Colors” is exhibited at two locations—both with indoor and outdoor displays; the show features [...]

CJS at the Consulate General with Kyoto artist

CJS Director Bob Huey and Associate Director Gay Satsuma accompanied Mr. Akihiko Izukura and Ms. Masayo Motojima, visiting artists from Kyoto, to the residence of Japanese Consul General Yoshihiko Kamo last week. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss Mr. Izukura’s upcoming art installations on the UHM campus and at the Linekona Center. Pictured [...]

Okinawan Festival photos

The CJS and COS offices, along with the help of numerous and gracious volunteers, combined over the weekend to host a table at the 28th Okinawan Festival in Kapiolani Park. Chancellor Hinshaw was among the numerous people who stopped by the COS table and took part in the weekend’s festivities.

Chancellor Hinshaw and COS [...]

Utsushi: The Art of Copying

The Center for Japanese is co-sponsoring an all day symposium on Tuesday, October 12 titled Utsushi: The Art of Copying. The symposium is divided into three panel presentations throughout the day, see the attached flyer below for a schedule of events. Speakers include Princess Akiko of Mikasa, faculty members from UHM, the University of British [...]