Murals in Hawaii: Storytelling through PlaceJune 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Kaka'ako Agora, 441 Cooke St, Honolulu
Storytelling through Place
Join John "Prime" Hina and the youth of 808 Urban for a mural walking tour in Kaka'ako and presentation of ongoing projects to "tell stories on a wall". Talk story with kumu on mo'olelo of place and UH Manoa professor John Rosa on the history of murals in Hawaii and collaborate on a group storytelling project about your important places.
Since 2006, 808 Urban has created over 50 large-scale mural projects throughout Hawaiâ€™i, offered over a hundred free arts workshops and collaborated with dozens of local organizations and businesses. Join us for a celebration of this work with 808 Urban.
This program is supported by a grant from the Hawaiâ€˜i Council for the Humanities.
Murals in Hawaii is presented in partnership with Interisland Terminal as part of the June Ka Boom! anniversary celebration at Kaka'ako Agora.
Free and open to the public
John Rosa, History Department, Mānoa Campus