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Izukura in UH-Manoa News

The Ka Leo, UH-Manoa’s official university newspaper, featured an article about Izukura’s artwork on campus. Please see this link for the article

CJS on KITV Honolulu

Dr. Gay Satsuma, Associate Director of CJS, was on t.v. this morning, publicizing “Life in Colors” on KITV Honolulu. Please see the link below to watch the clip.

Life In Colors In Hawaii – Video – KITV Honolulu


Shinichi Maehara Receives Honorary Doctorate

(Left to right) Photo of Chancellor Hinshaw, Mr. Maehara, and former UH Regent Ed Kuba

At the annual Fall Commencement for UH Mānoa on December 17th, 2012, Mr. Shinichi Maehara, retired Executive Director at Okinawa Television Broadcasting (OTV), received an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters – the first Okinawan to receive this […]

“Art and Sustainability:” Lecture by Akihiko Izukura

Photo of Mr. Izukura with his artwork

To open his exhibit at the UHM, renowned textile artist from Kyoto, Akihiko Izukura, will be giving a lecture entitled: “Art and Sustainability.” He will share his philosophy and approach to art based on three guiding principles:

“compassion for life” 思いやりの美学 “zero-waste” 廃棄物ゼロ “sun and […]

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 […]