Malay Theatre: Intangible Cultural Heritage and Islam

East West Center Gallery

May 4, 2016 - May 22, 2016 @ 8: AM

View "Malay Theatre: Intangible Cultural Heritage and Islam", showcasing styles such as shadow­puppetry (wayang kelantan) and the female dance drama (mak yong). Through the display of puppets, costumes, instruments, video and photographs, this exhibition offers insight into these complex theatre forms and explores the social issues currently...

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Lele O Nā Manu: Hawaiian Forest Birds

Bishop Museum, J.M. Long Gallery

May 4, 2016 - Jul 31, 2016 @ 9: AM

Bishop Museum’s upcoming original exhibit takes visitors soaring through the science and cultural significance of Hawaiian forest birds. Learn about the rich and diverse natural history of native Hawaiian forest birds, their preeminence in traditional Hawaiian culture, their direct connection to the health of native forests and the dire need for their conservation. Interactive...

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Sweet: A Tasty Journey

Bishop Museum

May 4, 2016 - May 30, 2016 @ 9: AM

Take a nostalgic look at the confections beloved by generations of Americans. Learn all about real life "Willy Wonka" stories from notable inventors such as Forrest Mars and Milton Hershey. With vintage candy vending machines, pieces of factory equipment, and rare relics from the past and present world of candy, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Exhibit...

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First-ever State Job Fair

Hawaiʻi State Capitol

May 4, 2016 @ 10:00 AM

The first-ever State of Hawai‘i Job Fair will be held on Wednesday, May 4, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the 4th floor of the State Capitol. Representatives from each of the executive branch agencies will be available to explain departmental operations, job vacancy information and career opportunities. The department list includes Accounting and General Services, Agriculture, Attorney...

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Fragments & Empire: Cambodian Art from the Angkor Period

John Young Museum of Art, UH Mānoa

May 4, 2016 - May 6, 2016 @ 10:00 AM

Fragments & Empire examines Cambodian (or Khmer) art of the Angkor Empire, which dominated much of mainland Southeast Asia from the ninth through the fifteenth centuries. Twenty-four artworks from the John Young Museum of Art and eleven digital images from the Honolulu Museum of Art are featured. The digital images will be viewable on electronic tablets. It includes examples of...

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Hawai‘i: Change & Continuity" Exhibit at the Hawai'i State Art Museum

Hawai'i State Art Museum

May 4, 2016 - Sep 2, 2016 @ 10:00 AM

“Hawai‘i: Change & Continuity" is a new exhibit opening to celebrate the Hawai'i State Art Museum's 50th anniversary. The exhibit explores artistic expressions that define the character of Hawai'i's changing civilization. There will be 130 selected artworks by John Wisnosky, Sally French, Solomon Enos, Kazu Kau‘inana, Gordon...

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2016 Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition

The Art Gallery, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa

May 4, 2016 - May 13, 2016 @ 10:00 AM

2016 Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition  The Art Gallery April 24 to May 13, 2016 Sunday, April 24 2 to 3 p.m., Awards Ceremony, ART Auditorium 3 to 5 p.m., Reception, The Art Gallery (date, time TBA) Pecha kuchas with the artists, The Art Gallery 2016 Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition showcases the accomplishments of forthcoming graduates from our BFA...

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Hawaii in Design Exhibit

Honolulu Museum of Art

May 4, 2016 - Mar 12, 2017 @ 10: AM

Hawaiʻi in Design features 10 designers who all reference Hawai‘i's environment—both built and natural—and are at the confluence of deeply rooted aesthetic principals mingled with global impulses. Scholar John Charlot, describes the Hawaiian aesthetic as a reduction of the natural world into form, function, and pattern. Today, designers are responding to urban and...

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Royal Hawaiian Band at Ala Moana Center

Ala Moana Center

May 4, 2016 @ 11:00 AM

With more than 800 performances a year, including a daily hula show at 1 p.m., the world’s largest open-air shopping center is proud to host a variety of fashion, music, cultural and community organizations. The Royal Hawaiian Band will perform on May 4. For the most current schedule of upcoming performances at Centerstage, please call 955-9517.

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