Business Etiquette Workshop
First Hawaiian Building-Suite 502
May 5 at 12 p.m.
Attend this workshop to learn what is and isn’t acceptable
in the business world. Hurry and sign up today because seating
is limited. For more information, call 544-0230.
Moth, nail, x
Hawai‘i Loa Art Gallery
May 7 - July 21 at 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
An exhibition by Puni Kukahiko of a series of paintings and
installations. For more information, call 544-0287.
May 17 at 6:30 p.m.
Come and join in the celebration at HPU’s spring 2006
Aug. 17 at 6:30 p.m.
The celebration continues at HPU’s summer 2006 commencement
ceremony. For more information on either event, call 544-9358.
Beasts to Birds
Hawai‘i Loa Art Gallery
July 30 - Sept. 22
Jodi Endicott presents a menagerie of art works. Although well
known for her witty public sculptures, Endicott’s focus
has shifted to include mixed media paintings. For more information,
Music & Dance
Every Wed. at 9 p.m.
Come to Pipeline for “Latin Fever” every Wednesday.
DJs will be spinning salsa, merengue, cha cha, bachata, reggae,
and Latin house in two separate rooms. Complimentary dance
classes will be given from 9-9:30 p.m. by Jerome Ramos.
May 3 at 7:30 p.m.
Hatebreed in concert. All ages welcome.
May 4 at 9 p.m.
Soldiers of the Jah Army in concert with Ooklah the Moc, Humble
Soul, and THC. 18 and over welcome.
May 6 at 5 p.m.
Grapefruit in concert with The Sticklers and the 86 List. All
May 13 at 9 p.m.
Local Vocal concert with Nuff Sedd, Ten Feet, and Epic Session.
18 and over welcome.
May 19 at 5 p.m.
Flogging Molly in concert with Go Jimmy Go. 18 and over welcome.
May 22 at 5 p.m.
Left Alone in concert.
May 27 at 6 p.m.
Motion City soundtrack in concert with Linus Band. All ages
May 28 at 9 p.m.
Pre-Memorial Day party with Playboy Playmate, Rachel Sterling.
18 and over welcome.
May 31 at 6 p.m.
Story of the Year in concert with As I Lay Dying. All ages
June 3 & 4 at 6 p.m.
Filipino Kings of Comedy with Rex Navarrette and Ron Josol.
Memories concert featuring Kalapana.
Van Halen Tribute Band Hot For Teacher Concert with Buddhist
For more information on any of these events, call 589-1999.
Jazz Minds Art & Café
Offers live jazz six nights a week, Monday through Saturday,
at 1661 Kapiolani Blvd. For more information, call 945-0800.
At the Academy of Arts
Life in the Pacific of the
1700s: The Cook/Forster Collection of The Goerge August
Through May 14
An extraordinary exhibition of Pacific objects collected
during the voyages of Captain James Cook between 1768 and
exhibit represents the most comprehensive presentation of
18th-century cultural objects from the Pacific.
Port-Goulphar, Belle-Île, 1887
Through May 2006
Visitors to the Academy’s newly renovated Western art
galleries are in for a special treat. You will discover a marine
subject by Claude Monet, Port-Goulphar, Belle-Île, 1887,
on generous loan from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney.
This splendid painting by Monet predates the Academy’s
depiction of water lilies by some 30 years and represents a
period of increased travel for the artist. For more information,
Through June 18
Celebrated for his ceramics and cast-bronze sculpture alike,
David Kuraoka presents a selection of work that is exquisite
in shape, color, and surface. Born in Lihue, a professor of
art at San Francisco State University, and involved with clay
for almost four decades, Kuraoka produces ceramic forms on
the wheel that are either perfect in shape and glazed with
transparent celadon or are altered and manipulated by hand
before pitfiring with wood ash, rock salt, and copper carbonate.
Chinese Painting of the Shanghai School
Through July 15
This exhibitition will showcase works from the most influential
artists who lived and worked in Shanghai during the second
half of the 19th century. Bringing these works together will
showcase the relationship between art and society at the end
of the Qing dynasty.
Ku I Ka Ni’o: Celebrating Six Master Artists
Through July 9 at 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Featuring artwork from six Native Hawaiian Visual artists (Rocky
Jensen, Imakalani Kalahele, Herb Kane, Mary Lou Kekuewa, Marie
McDonald, Ipo Nihipali) who are at the forefront of the Native
Hawaiian arts movement, creating a body of work that represents
the enduring and creative artistry of the Hawaiian people.
Journey With a King - Japan and Hawai‘i: Building
Bonds Across the Pacific
Through July 30 at 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Experience the fascinating story of how two island kingdoms
have embraced one another. From the first contact of a shipwrecked
Japanese sailor to King David Kalakaua’s visit with Meiji
Emperor Mutsuhito in 1881, see how this royal journey led to
the influence of Japanese Americans in Hawai‘i today.
Tour and Tea
Tours are led by volunteer docents that have completed a rigorous
two-year training program. Visitors will explore the galleries,
learn more about art and culture, and socialize over a cup
of tea. Discussions in the galleries offer insight into many
cultures and time periods. For more information, call 532-8700.
Films at the Doris Duke Theatre
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For more information, call 532-8700.
At the Contemporary Museum
Personal Affects: Power and Poetics in Contemporary South
Through May 7
An exhibition that showcases artists on the cutting edge,
most of whom have received little or no exposure in New York.
an extraordinary line up of 17 artists working in diverse
Tropical Reflection: Drawings, Paintings, and Sculpture
Through June 6
Internationally recognized artist Jun Kaneko known primarily
for his large ceramic forms exhibits for the first time drawings
from his Hawaiian Series. These bold and elegant drawings will
be shown alongside several of his sculptures. A native of Japan,
Kaneko is influenced by Asian aesthetic sensibilities and Zen
Over There: Paintings
Through June 6
Originally from Berlin, Germany, Erika Klara Luecke uses
abstraction with a formal structure in her paintings to record
Luecke has a degree in painting from the Academy of Arts,
Berlin and has exhibited at numerous galleries throughout
The Contemporary Museum at First Hawaiian Center presents
her first major exhibition in Honolulu.
Art in Public Places
Through Sept. 2
A Hawai’i Arts Season 2006 highlight event featuring
performance artists, walking statues, and a live band. A special
exhibition chronicling the history and process of commissioning
Broadway at Shanghai Bistro
Every Fri. and Sun at 8 p.m.
Broadway at the Bistro is a live entertainment cabaret show
that stars Don Conover at the keyboards and vocalist Rex
Nockengust. Admission is $20. For reservations, call 955-8668.
Army Community Theatre
May 11-13, 19, 20, 26, 27
Middle-aged baseball fanatic Joe Boyd trades his soul to the
Devil for a chance to lead his favorite team to victory in
the pennant race against the New York Yankees. For more information,
Fiber Hawai‘i 2006
May 3 - 27
Fiber Hawai’i breaks the boundaries of fiber art. Sculptors
and painters, who traditionally wouldn’t be considered
fiber artists, submit pieces made with ceramics, metal, and
glass to a juried exhibition. For more information, call 521-2903.
Hale‘iwa Arts Festival
July 22 and 23
Artists will be selected by jury to exhibit and sell their
original artwork and demonstrate their artistic styles and
techniques. Original and limited edition works of fine art
in all media are inlcuded in this exhibition. For more visit
them online at www.haleiwaartsfestival.org.