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As of Monday, September 28, 2009
"Literati Modern: Bunjinga From Late Edo to 20th-Century Japan"
From the Terry Welch Collection. Through Nov. 16, Honolulu Academy of Arts, 532-8700. Opens Thursday.
"The F Word: images of forgiveness"
Pictures and stories that promote dialogue and understanding. Through Sept. 30, Pacific Traditions Gallery, 741-4612. Opens Friday.
Ceramics, drawing, painting, photography and more from students at Windward Community College. Through Oct. 8, Gallery Iolani, 236-9155. Opens Friday; reception: 4 to 7 p.m.
"A Night with the Artist"
Carolyn Quan meets visitors and discusses her photography at The Quan Gallery in Waikiki, 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, 922-7826.
Oihana artist trading card session
Members meet each second Saturday to trade. 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Kim Taylor Reece Gallery, 595-3146.
The Downtown arts district features special art-related events and activities, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Call 521-2903. » Hawaii State Art Museum: Hawaii Stitchery and Fibre Arts Guild presents hands-on activities, 11 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. Call 586-0900.
Registration for 11th Textile Society of America Biennial Symposium
Symposium, running Sept. 24 to 27 at Sheraton Waikiki Hotel, will be an international gathering of textile collectors, students, curators, educators, scholars and experts. Events will include presentation of scholarly papers, panel discussions, site seminars, textile marketplace and bookfair, a banquet and exhibits at galleries and museums around Honolulu. Fees are $295 students, $385 for society members and $460 general. Extra fees required for workshops, tours and banquet. Visit textilesociety.org.
"166 Years of Photography ..."
Works by Zak, Ken and Ric Noyle. Through Sept. 29, Canon Photo Gallery, 522-5930.
Recent acquisitions from the Art in Public Places collection. Ongoing, Hawaii State Art Museum, 586-0900.
Association of Hawaii Artists Contemporary Show
Through Sept. 26, Pauahi Tower, 1001 Bishop Street, 398-1863.
Through Sept. 28, Second Floor @ Cedar Street Galleries, 589-1500.
Through Sept 30, Louis Vuitton Creative Arts Gallery, Rehabilitation Hospital of the Pacific, 531-3511.
Through today. "A mixed plate of artists, media and subject matter." The Association of Hawaii Artists Gallery at the Honolulu Country Club, 395-3238.
Ongoing installation art project with plastic bottles, caps, aluminum cans, glass bottles and containers. By Bundit Kanisthakhon and Kirk Malanchuk, Tadpole Studio, 1160 Smith St.
Oils by Pauahi Clark. Through Sept. 30, Koolau Gallery at Manoa Marketplace, 988-4147.
"Dirty Laundry: The Art of the Stain in Modern T-Shirt Design"
Works by more than 25 national artists. Through Sept. 20, Nuuanu Gallery at Marks Garage, 536-9828.
Eco/Logic hybrid exhibit
Through Saturday, The ARTS at Marks Garage, 521-2903.
"Faces and Figures"
Through Sept. 28, The Contemporary Museum Cafe, 2411 Makiki Heights Dr., 526-1322.
"Fragments: Explorations of Contemporary Collage"
Through Oct. 18, Sub-Zero/Wolf Showroom, 938 Piikoi Street, 597-1647.
"Having Fun with My Family and Friends"
Works by Hawaii students kindergarten to grade 6. Through April 2009, Hawaii Convention Center.
"He Alo A He Alo: Face to Face, Visions & Portraits of Hawai'i"
Ongoing, Hawaii State Art Museum, 586-0900.
Sampling of textile and fiber work from the state'sArt in Public Places Collection. Ongoing, Hawaii State Art Museum, 586-0900.
"Middle Ground: Recent Paintings by Sidney Yee"
New works by the Maui artist. Through Sept. 16, The Contemporary Museum at First Hawaiian Center, 526-0232.
NewMediaArts '08 Student Show
Through Saturday, Koa Gallery at Kapiolani Community College, 734-9374.
Etchings, photography, digital works and repousse by Margo Kessler Cook. Through Sept. 30, Cathedral Gallery, 536-7036.
"Original Bags for Women: The Passionate Purse"
Fabric art handbags by Lynda Sakraida. Through Sept. 25, The Gallery at Ward Centre, 597-8034.
"Palolo Kids and Friends"
Ongoing, Downtown at the HISAM, 586-0900.
"Places and Spaces" by Ka-Ning Fong
Through Sept. 19, Hawaii Pacific University Art Gallery, 687-7017.
"Pride and Practicality: Japanese Immigrant Clothing in Hawaii"
Through Sept. 27, Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii, 945-7633.
"The Puppet Show"
Exploration of the imagery of puppets by 27 contemporary artists. Through Nov. 26, The Contemporary Museum, 526-0232.
"Quilts: A Contemporary Celebration"
Works by members of Hawaii Quilt Guild. Through Oct. 2, Honolulu Hale, 531-0481.
"Signature Show: Hawaii Watercolor Society"
Works by invited artists. Through Sept. 19, Louis Pohl Gallery, 521-1812.
"Some of My Favorite Things"
Pastels by Helen C. Iaea. Through Sept. 25, The Gallery at Ward Centre, 597-8034.
"Thrown: Ceramics by Daven Hee"
Through Sept. 16, The Contemporary Museum at First Hawaiian Center, 526-0232.
Pieces that challenge the viewer to rethink the concept of craft. Ongoing, Hawaii State Art Museum, 586-0900.
Works by Yusuke Hanai. Through Sept. 27, Chinatown Boardroom, 585-7200.
"Wayne Miyamoto: A Decade of Prints and Works on Paper"
Through Sept. 16, The Contemporary Museum at First Hawaiian Center, 526-0232.
Ikebana and tea ceremony demonstrations
The Mokichi Okada Association is offering ikebana flower arrangement and Japanese tea ceremony demonstrations on the first Sunday of each month. 1 to 3 p.m., Honolulu Academy of Arts, 532-8700.
Hawaii Potters Guild Spring classes
All except one clay and one handbuilding session runs Sept. 22 to Nov. 29, 10 three-hour sessions with ample studio hours. Tuition is $165 plus $27 for clay, $150 members. Registration: call Karen Mason at 941-8108 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Studio located at 2480 Bingham St. Visit hawaiipottersguild.org. » Wheel: Choose from 9 a.m. to noon or 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Mondays, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Wednesdays, 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays, or at a session Saturday to Nov. 14 from 9 a.m. to noon Fridays. » Handbuilding: 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesdays, 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays (Christmas items) or at a session Wednesday to Nov. 12 from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesdays (figures and other objects).
Call for entries
Koa Gallery at Kapiolani Community College is seeking submissions for "Darkness," a photography exhibit that explores atmospheric, geographic, geological, mythological, personal, physical, psychological, socio/political, spiritual or other kind of darkness. Juror will be Shuzo Uemoto, professional photographer and professor of photography at KCC. Entrants must be 18 years or older. Works may be submitted 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. tomorrow to Friday and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. For prospectus and information, call the gallery at 734-9374 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Call to artists
The Schaefer Portrait Challenge 2009, a triennial exhibition, will run Jan. 6 to Feb. 22 at Schaefer International Gallery at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center. The challenge will feature works that best capture portrait subjects in Hawaii. Jurors this year are Maile Andrade, assistant professor at the University of Hawaii-Manoa, and David Behlke, director of Koa Gallery at Kapiolani Community College. Artists 18 and older who are Hawaii residents are invited to submit works. Subjects may include anyone residing in Hawaii, and artists must have direct contact with subjects, including one live sitting. Preliminary jurying: Kauai (9 a.m. to noon Sept. 20, Kauai Community College, Scene Shop), Oahu (9 a.m. to noon Sept. 21, Academy Art Center), the Big Island (10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 26, Wailoa Arts Center) and Maui (9 a.m. to noon Oct. 4, Maui Arts and Cultural Center). Call (808) 243-4230 or visit mauiarts.org.
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