Smithsonian Folklife Festival photo gallery

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<p>Summer Maunakea and Ulu Cashman pounding taro at the University of Hawaii exhibit at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.</p>

Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Summer Maunakea and Ulu Cashman pounding taro at the University of Hawaii exhibit at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.

<p>University of Hawaii at Manoa Associate Professor Keawe Kaholokula, of the Department of Native Hawaiian Health, teaches visitors how to make awa at the University of Hawaii exhibit at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.</p>

Smithsonian Folklife Festival

University of Hawaii at Manoa Associate Professor Keawe Kaholokula, of the Department of Native Hawaiian Health, teaches visitors how to make awa at the University of Hawaii exhibit at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.

<p>Kala Baybayan explains the star compass at the University of Hawaii exhibit at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.</p>

Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Kala Baybayan explains the star compass at the University of Hawaii exhibit at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.

<p>Lei making workshop at the University of Hawaii exhibit at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.</p>

Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Lei making workshop at the University of Hawaii exhibit at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.

<p>The Tuahine Troupe on the big screen at The Kennedy Center, Washington, DC.</p>

Tuahine Troupe Performance

The Tuahine Troupe on the big screen at The Kennedy Center, Washington, DC.

<p>Lauhala weaving at the University of Hawaii exhibit at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.</p>

Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Lauhala weaving at the University of Hawaii exhibit at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.

<p>The Tuahine Troupe performs at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.</p>

Smithsonian Folklife Festival

The Tuahine Troupe performs at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.

<p>Hawaii Community College Instructor Noe Noe Wong-Wilson teaches lauhala weaving at the University of Hawaii exhibit at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.</p>

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Hawaii Community College Instructor Noe Noe Wong-Wilson teaches lauhala weaving at the University of Hawaii exhibit at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.

<p>Loi Assistant Kaulana Vares, of the University of Hawaii at Manoa's Ka Papa Loi O Kanewai, teaches youngsters to pound taro at the University of Hawaii exhibit at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.</p>

Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Loi Assistant Kaulana Vares, of the University of Hawaii at Manoa's Ka Papa Loi O Kanewai, teaches youngsters to pound taro at the University of Hawaii exhibit at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.

<p>People from all over the world learn how to play the ukulele at the University of Hawaii exhibit at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.</p>

Smithsonian Folklife Festival

People from all over the world learn how to play the ukulele at the University of Hawaii exhibit at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.

<p>A hula workshop at the University of Hawaii tent at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.</p>

Smithsonian Folklife Festival

A hula workshop at the University of Hawaii tent at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.

<p>Windward Community College Instructor Aaron Sala gives a talk about Hawaiian music in Aunty Noe's porch at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.</p>

Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Windward Community College Instructor Aaron Sala gives a talk about Hawaiian music in Aunty Noe's porch at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.

<p>Hawaii Community College's halau Unukupukupu talks to visitors at Aunty Noe's Porch t the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.</p>

Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Hawaii Community College's halau Unukupukupu talks to visitors at Aunty Noe's Porch t the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.

<p>Navigator-in-Residence Kalepa Baybayan, from the University of Hawaii at Hilo's Imiloa Astronomy Center of Hawaii, teaches visitors about non-instrument navigation at the University of Hawaii tent at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.</p>

Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Navigator-in-Residence Kalepa Baybayan, from the University of Hawaii at Hilo's Imiloa Astronomy Center of Hawaii, teaches visitors about non-instrument navigation at the University of Hawaii tent at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.

<p>University of Hawaii Foundation Associate Vice President Alvin Katahara at the UH alumni exhibit at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.</p>

Smithsonian Folklife Festival

University of Hawaii Foundation Associate Vice President Alvin Katahara at the UH alumni exhibit at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.

<p>Lomi lomi demonstration at the University of Hawaii tent at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.</p>

Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Lomi lomi demonstration at the University of Hawaii tent at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.

<p>A hula workshop at the University of Hawaii tent at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.</p>

Smithsonian Folklife Festival

A hula workshop at the University of Hawaii tent at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.

<p>University of Hawaii delegates show visitors how to play a Hawaiian game of strategy at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.</p>

Smithsonian Folklife Festival

University of Hawaii delegates show visitors how to play a Hawaiian game of strategy at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.

<p>A hula workshop at the University of Hawaii tent at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.</p>

Smithsonian Folklife Festival

A hula workshop at the University of Hawaii tent at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.

<p>University of Hawaii delegates teach hei, a traditional Hawaiian string game, at the UH tent at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.</p>

Smithsonian Folklife Festival

University of Hawaii delegates teach hei, a traditional Hawaiian string game, at the UH tent at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.

The University of Hawaiʻi was among 20 public land-grant universities featured in the Smithsonian Folklife Festival in Washington D.C. from June 27 to July 8, 2012.

See more on the University of Hawaiʻi’s Smithsonian experience.

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