Art Calendar
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Thursday, October 31, 1996


Academy Art Center, 1111 Victoria St., 532-8700. Children’s Painting Exhibition on the theme “Beauty In Our Daily Lives,” organized by the Mokichi Okada Association, opens with a ceremony 6 p.m. Friday. The contest for children around the world selects works for display at the MOA Museum of Art in Japan. Exhibition continues through Monday.

Arts of Paradise, International Marketplace, 924-2787. “Stained Glass -- The Joy and Peace That Color Brings to the Soul,” by Yvonne Anderson, on view in November. Anderson will demonstrate basic design and techniques 6:50 to 9 p.m. Nov. 21.

Canon Gallery, Ward Plaza, 522-5930. Photography of flora, fauna and the environment of Hawaii, by Miyoshi “Nick” Yasunaga, Monday through Dec. 2.

Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii, 1132 Bishop St., Suite 200, 545-4300. “Who Cares? We Care!” -- works by Juanita Kenda, Song Ja Kim and Min Chong Kim -- on view Nov. 6 through Dec. 21. Part of a three-fold Waikiki Gallery exhibit. A percentage of sales benefits the Life Foundation.

Firehouse Gallery, Waimea, Big Island. “Nature: A Divine Creation,” watercolors of animals by Candace Lee, on view in November. Reception 3 p.m. Nov. 9.

Hawaii Medical Association, second floor, 1360 S. Beretania St., 536-7702. “Who Cares? We Care!” -- works by Louis Pohl -- on view Nov. 6 through Dec. 21. Part of a three-fold Waikiki Gallery exhibit and benefit for the Life Foundation.

Ho‘omaluhia Botanical Garden, 45-680 Luluku Road, Kaneohe, 233-7323. Oil, acrylic, watercolor and digital art by Bonnie Lee Chappell, on view Saturday through Nov. 29. Reception 5:30 p.m. Nov. 8.

Ko‘olau Gallery, Windward Mall, 247-0709. “Hawaiian Garden,” watercolors by Yasuko Abeshima, on view in November.

Ramsay Galleries, 1128 Smith St., 537-2787. Watercolors by Laura Mazi, on view Monday through Nov. 29.

Waikiki Gallery, Aston Park Shore Hotel, 595-2399. “Who Cares? We Care!” -- works by Patricia Green and William Luch -- on view Nov. 6 through Dec. 21. Reception 5 p.m. Nov. 6. Part of a three-fold exhibit and benefit for the Life Foundation.


The Cafe, 1152 Kokohead Ave., 739-2556. “ten x 2 objects,” prints by UH-Manoa graduate students, through Nov. 19.

Contemporary Museum, 2411 Makiki Heights Drive, 526-0232. “Submissions” by Lynne Yamamoto, through Nov. 24. Yamamoto explores woman’s body in relation to labor and sexuality. Free admission on third Thursday of each month. Gallery tours at 1:30 p.m., garden tours by appointment. Call 526-1322.

“Nagano on Bali,” watercolors by Paul Nagano, are on view at the Contemporary Cafe through Nov. 17.

Contemporary Museum’s Honolulu Advertiser Gallery, 605 Kapiolani Blvd., 525-8066. “ASOWBSAONPT,” works by Hawaii artists, on view through Jan. 15. Artists include Dan Calhoune, Kimberly Chai, Don Ed Hardy, Keiko Hatano, Dean Sakamoto, Pia Stern and Michael Takemoto.

The Gallery at Pauahi Tower, 1001 Bishop St. “Three Friends View the World,” paintings in oils and watercolor by Marianne Snelling, Beverly Fettig and Louisa S. Cooper, through Nov. 8.

Gallery Iolani, Windward Community College, 45-720 Kea‘ahala Road, 235-7346. Exhibit of sumi ink and acrylics on rice paper by Ryozo Morishita, an art professor from Nagoya, Japan, on view through Nov. 15.

Gallery on the Pali, Unitarian Church, 2500 Pali Highway, 526-1191. “Order! Order!” multimedia art exhibition curated by Gaye Chan, on view through November. Works on clipboards explore the human compulsion to control our personal lives and the environment we share. Artists include Anne Bush, Peter Chamberlain, Cheryll Kelly and Jennie Suen.

Hawaii Pacific University Art Gallery, 45-045 Kamehameha Highway, Kaneohe, 233-3167. “Spirit Prints” by George Woollard and “Post Cards From Italy” by Jinja Kim, on view through Nov. 23.

Honolulu Academy of Arts, 900 S. Beretania St., 532-8700. “Ka Po‘e Hawai‘i Ma Ka Hana,” photos of people at work, by Hawaii high school students, through Nov. 8. Free admission on the first Wednesday of each month.

“Japanese Treasures,” paintings and ukiyo-e prints, through Nov. 17. Docents lead gallery discussions on exquisite examples from the 12th through 19th centuries, Oct. 26 and Nov. 2.

“Brett Weston and Straight Photography” through Nov. 24. Collection of silver gelatin prints includes Weston’s Hawaii work and images by Ansel Adams, Edward Weston and Imogen Cunningham; contemporary prints attest to straight photography’s continuing influence.

“Mountain Peaks,” landscapes by Chinese painters of the 14th through 18th centuries, through Dec. 1.

“Modern Design, 1920-1960” reflects the century’s major changes, through March 16. Silver,

glass and ceramics highlight changes in the arts of the United States, Russia and Europe.

“The Ceramic Tradition of Asia,” pieces from different cultures, through Oct. 27, 1997.

“Taisho Chic” features western-influenced Japanese art and products from 1912 to 1926.

Honolulu Zoo Fence, Monsarrat Avenue. Paintings by local artists on view 9 a.m. to noon Tuesdays, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.

Hui No‘eau Visual Arts Center, 2841 Baldwin Ave., Makawao, Maui 572-6560. “A Slanted View,” woodblock prints by Michael T. Hondo, wood turnings by Wayne N. Omura and paintings and ceramics by Sidney T.K. Yee, on view through Nov. 8.

Kahala Moon restaurant, 4614 Kilauea Ave., 732-7777. “Cycles of the Moon,” paintings by Mark Kadota, through Dec. 1.

Koa Gallery, Kapiolani Community College, 4303 Diamond Head Road, 734-9375. “The Wind Beneath My Wings,” ceramic works by Yukio Ozaki, art instructor at Chaminade University, on view through Nov. 13.

Leeward Community College Foyer Gallery, 96-045 Ala Ike St., Pearl City, 455-0227. “Works on Paper” by Timothy Ojile, on view through Nov. 8.

Meeting Place Cafe, 401 Kamakee St., 596-8846. “East Meets West Series,” watercolor and mixed media works on paper by Ron Kowalke and clay sculpture by Peter Kowalke, on view through Dec. 7.

Pacific Cafe’s Beach House, 5022 Lawai Road, Koloa, Kauai 742-1424. Works by Kauai artists A. Kimberlin Blackburn, Sally French and John Davison, on view through March 16. Blackburn has stylized Hawaiian landscapes, French has mixed media glass and prints and Davison has landscape paintings and watercolors. Reception will be 2 to 4 p.m. Dec. 1.

Queen Emma Gallery, Queen’s Medical Center, 1301 Punchbowl St., 547-4397.

“White Stone/Black Stone,” paintings and sculpture using recycled materials, and pit-fired, gold-leaf ceramic masks by Ira Ono, on view through Nov. 24.

University of Hawaii Art Gallery, Art Building, 2535 The Mall, 956-6888. Faculty Art Exhibition, multimedia works by faculty from the Manoa campus and Honolulu Community College, on view through Friday.

University of Hawaii School of Architecture Gallery, Room 204, 2410 Campus Road. “Johnson & Perkins Architects, 1939-1992,” a retrospective of the “kama‘aina architecture” of Allen R. Johnson and the late Thomas D. Perkins, on view through Nov. 8. Photographs, drawings and articles describe 67 projects. Call Leighton Liu at 956-8311 for more information.


Internet exhibit: Hawaii Computer Art Society presents art by Art Nealander, David Friedman, Rodney Chang and others, at through Nov. 15 -- the Webfelt Museum of Early Cyberart.

Lecture: George Tanabe, professor of religion at UH-Manoa, speaks on “Art as Argument: What Buddhist Paintings Are Trying to Say,” 2 p.m. Sunday in the Academy Theater. Call 532-8700.

Reception: “From the Aina” offers works in watercolors by Lauren Achitoff and oils by Meala, 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday at 51-414 Maumaulu‘u St., Kaaawa. Part of the proceeds goes to the Makawai Stream Restoration Alliance. Call 239-6014.

Mizuhiki class: Register by Monday for a class on shaping decorative cord into a fish Nov. 10 at the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii. Charge. Call 945-7633.

Lecture: By glass artist Hank M. Adams, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 6 in the UH-Manoa Art Auditorium. Call 956-5249.


Works on Paper: National exhibit of two-dimensional works, excluding

photography, will accept entries through Nov. 15. David Morrison, art professor at the Herron School in Indiana, will be the juror.

Entry fee of $30 covers three slides (one per artwork). For entry card, write to: Cimarron National Works on Paper, Department of Art, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater OK 74078-4085. Exhibition will be Feb. 16 through March 26.

Works on Paper: National exhibit will accept slides of work in any media on paper, including photography, through Feb. 1. New York City art critic Jerry Saltz will be the juror.

Entry fee of $15 covers two entries per artist. For entry form, write: 10th McNeese National Works on Paper, Department of Visual Arts, P.O. Box 92295, McNeese State University, Lake Charles LA 70609-2295. Or call 318-475-5060. Exhibit will run March 20 to April 18.

Honolulu International Art Festival: Expressions in Art is planning a show June 21 through 23 at the Amfac building on Fort Street. Call 597-8108.

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