Arts of Paradise, International Marketplace, 924-2787. "Around Hawaii," art by Deborah Chambers, on view in September. Demonstration on ceramic tile making, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 18.
Boom Gallery, 81 S. Hotel St., Suite 318, 524-8324. Installation and paintings by Keiko Hatano and Shereen Kanehisa, on view Sept. 4-30. Reception, 5-7 p.m. Sept. 4.
Cafe Che Pasta Gallery & Restaurant, 1001 Bishop St., 524-0004. "Pacific Paintings 1992-1997," on view in September.
Canon Gallery, Ward Plaza, 210 Ward Ave., Suite 200, 522-5930. Photos by the Hawaii Photographic Society, on view through Sept. 30. Free.
Honolulu Academy of Arts, 900 S. Beretania St., 532-8700. "Collective Visions 1967-1997," a Hawaii State Foundation On Culture and Arts 30th Anniversary Exhibition, on view Sept. 4-Oct. 12.
"Sho and Tell," art by Lauren Okano, on view Sept. 5-28, Linekona Art Center.
Hawaii Craftsmen Annual Exhibition, Sept. 6-28.
"Sophie Calle: Last Seen," features photographs of gallery installations left blank because of artwork theft with text panels of recollections by security guards and visitors. Calle is a French contemporary photographer. On view Sept. 11 through Oct. 26.
Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce presents "Commitment to Excellence, a juried show, on view Sept. 19, Amfac Exhibition Gallery, 700 Bishop St.
Ilikai Hotel, Pacific Ballroom, 833-7816. Art by Al Hogue and Hisashi Otsuka, on view 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Sept. 6; and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sept. 7. First 50 people receive a free Otsuka image. Art for sale at a discounted price. Drawing to be held for free art work.
Koa Gallery, Kapiolani Community College, 4303 Diamond Head Road, 734-9375. Annual student exhibit featuring art from the 1996-97 school year, on view through Sept. 12.
Oceanic Gallery Connection, 947-1662 or 943-3313. '"Coming Home," a watercolor exhibit by Mercedes del Rosario Mazda, on view Sept. 4-6. Opening reception, 6-9 p.m. Sept. 4; painting demonstration, 6-9 p.m. Sept. 5; and closing reception, 4-7 p.m. Sept. 6.
Queen Emma Gallery, Queen's Medical Center, 1301 Punchbowl St., 547-4397. "How A Print Is Made" featuring prints by Allyn Bromley, Charles Cohan, Marcia Morse, David Smith, Laura Smith and Dodie Warren with curator Marcia Morse, on view Sept. 7-Oct. 12. Opening, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Sept. 7.
Ramsay Galleries, 1128 Smith St., 537-2787. Reception honoring art by John Young and Herb Kane, 5-7 p.m. Sept. 6. Hawaii Theatre's Diamond Jubilee to follow.
Roy's at Hawaii Kai, 396-7697. "Island Scenes" by Rosalie Prussing, on view through Nov. 15.
YWCA, 1040 Richards St., 538-7061. Exhibit of Raku and Pit Fired Ceramic Work by students from Toshiko Takaezu Ceramic Studio, on view through Sept. 17. Many pieces for sale.
Assagio Italian Restaurant, 354 Uluniu St., 261-2772. Art by Kathryn Leigh Foster, on view through Oct. 31. Information, 254-0225.
Cafe Che Pasta Gallery & Restaurant, 1001 Bishop St., 524-0004. Drawing and prints by Hons Solo and Duncan Dempster, 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.
Coffee Haven, 1026 Kapahulu Ave., 732-2090. "Recent Works" by Julie Scharper, on view through Sept. 25.
Contemporary Museum, 2411 Makiki Heights Drive, 526-0232. "Women's Tapes: Two Eras/Two Views" features videos of 17 young women artists working in New York and 11 women artists from the 1970s. On view through Sept. 21.
"Paradise Flip Side" by Sergio Goes and F.L. Morris, on view through Sept. 10.
Watercolors by Pamela Hayes, on view through Oct. 5.
Art by James Carpenter, Gwynn Murrill and Sally Larsen, on view through Oct. 8.
Contemporary Museum at First Hawaiian Center, 999 Bishop St., 526-1322. Art by James Carpenter, Sally Larsen and Gwynn Murrill, on view through Oct. 8.
Gallery on the Pali, Unitarian Church, 2500 Pali Highway, 526-1191. "Challenged Youth: What Will They Think Up Next!," on view through Sept. 26. Done by youths recovering from leukemia at their summer camp. Reception 3-5 p.m. Sept. 13.
Hawaii Medical Association, second floor, 1360 S. Beretania St., 536-7702. "Something For the Birds" by Louis Pohl, on view through Sept. 30. Ten percent of sales benefit the Pacific Brain Injury Association.
Hawaii Pacific University Art Gallery, 45-045 Kamehameha Highway, Kaneohe, 236-3567. Hawaii Computer Art Society's ninth annual show, on view through Oct. 3.
Honolulu Academy of Arts, 900 S. Beretania St., 532-8700. "Encounters With Paradise: Views of Hawaii and Its People of 1991," on view through Sept. 21, Gallery 3.
"American and European Drawings and Watercolors From the Academy's Collection: 1900-1950," features works by artists that were important to the development of 20th century modernism. Artists include Edgar Degas, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Pierre-Auguste Renoir and Paul Cezanne. On view through Sept. 14.
Final mini-show exhibiting Ando Hiroshige's 53 Stations of the Tokaido, Sept. 23-Oct. 19. In Gallery 18B.
Permanent collections of world art and traveling exhibitions, on view indefinitely.
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.
Ho'omaluhia Botanical Garden, 45-680 Luluku Road, Kaneohe, 233-7323. "Specturm 97," a juried art exhibit, on view in Sept.
Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii, 2454 S. Beretania St., 945-7633. "Okage Sama De: I Am What I Am Because Of You, on view permanently. Hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesdays-Sundays. Closed most holidays. Admission. $1-$3. Pre-arranged group tours available.
"Objects of Antiquity," art from the center's permanent collections, on view through Sept. 6.
Kaka'ako Kitchen, 263-2121. "Lucky We Live Hawaii" by Marti Wiese Rounds, on view through Sept. 30.
Ko'olau Gallery, Windward Mall, 247-0709. "Heartbeat of Hawaii," hula photography by Alan Houghton, on view in Sept.
Moonlight Images Gallery, Hilton Hawaiian Village, 947-1773. "Time boxes" and acrylics by Tony Curtis.
Ramsay Galleries, 1128 Smith St., 537-2787. "Recent Images," Iris prints by Herb Kane, on view through Sept. 26.
University of Hawaii Art Gallery, Art Building, 956-6888. Faculty art exhibition, on view through Sept. 12.
Lectures: "Techno Romantic 101," 7 p.m. Sept. 6, East West Center Gallery. Information, 946-2903.
Surprise guest, 3-5 p.m. Sept. 9, Contemporary Museum. Information, 946-2903.
Workshops: Tom Mann leads a marketing/business workshop, Sept. 7-8. Information and registration, 596-8128.
"Oil Painting" with Patrick Ching works with color mixing, blending, glazing and detailing. For intermediate to advanced artists. Eight students per class. Two sessions recommended. Cost: $115 for materials plus $30 (first class); $25 (follow-up classes). Register at 259-5350 or 259-5354.
Studio Art Classes for Adults, Sept. 9-Dec. 12, Honolulu Academy of Arts. Some of the classes available are: drawing, painting, ikebana, weaving, figurative sculpture, ceramics, and more. Tuition: $140 plus additional lab and supply fees. Information, 532-8741.
Studio classes for youths grades K-12, Sept. 20-Dec. 6, Honolulu Academy of Arts. Cost: $95. Information, 532-8741.
Folio '94: Seeking visual artists to participate in the Third Anniversary Exhibit being held in November. Deadline for show inquiries and samples: Sept. 30; and deadline for November issue submissions: Oct. 15. Information: 735-9659.
Gallery on the Pali: Looking for art reviewers and mask makers. Call Gloria Staackmann, 946-0550.
"Partners 1988": Major exhibit looking for participants and coordinators. Call Norma Nichols, 526-1191. Art reviewers are also wanted. Call Gloria Staackmann, 946-0550.
Art on the Net: The Gallery Store will display art or products for sale for 6 months on the internet with option to renew. Artists will receive 90 percent of the sale. Cost: $15 per item showcased, plus 10 percent finder fee upon customer purchase. For information call 263-6199 or go online at http://hukilau.com/art