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Hawaii State Art Museum, Part 1 of 2
Hawaii State Art Museum, Part 1 of 2
DATE: 2012/04/18::
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Eddie Kamae and the Sons of Hawaii at the Hawaii State Art Museum
Eddie Kamae and the Sons of Hawaii at the Hawaii State Art Museum
DATE: 2011/09/27::
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Hawaii State Art Museum, Part 2 of 2
Hawaii State Art Museum, Part 2 of 2
DATE: 2012/04/18::
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Miss Willow Chang fusion bellydance at Hawaii State Art Museum
Miss Willow Chang fusion bellydance at Hawaii State Art Museum
DATE: 2011/07/08::
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Tamr Henna Ensemble performing Azizah in Hawaii State Art Museum
Tamr Henna Ensemble performing Azizah in Hawaii State Art Museum
DATE: 2009/11/08::
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Daiko at Hawaii State Art Museum
Daiko at Hawaii State Art Museum
DATE: 2009/08/03::
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Hawaii State Art Museum, 2014
Hawaii State Art Museum, 2014
DATE: 2014/12/25::
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Dance at Hawaii State Art Museum
Dance at Hawaii State Art Museum
DATE: 2012/11/09::
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A STAR-STUDDED NIGHT OF JAZZ - Hawaii State Art Museum (7-6-2012)
A STAR-STUDDED NIGHT OF JAZZ - Hawaii State Art Museum (7-6-2012)
DATE: 2012/07/11::
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Star Studded Evening of Jazz and Blues at the Hawaii State Art Museum feat Shari Lynn 7-5-2013
Star Studded Evening of Jazz and Blues at the Hawaii State Art Museum feat Shari Lynn 7-5-2013
DATE: 2013/11/11::
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More art from Hawaii State Art Museum
More art from Hawaii State Art Museum
DATE: 2012/08/22::
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Jazz - Gabe Baltazar - at the Hawaii State Art Museum - Route 66 (Route H1, 2, and 3)
Jazz - Gabe Baltazar - at the Hawaii State Art Museum - Route 66 (Route H1, 2, and 3)
DATE: 2012/07/07::
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Tamr Henna Ensemble performing Fakkarooni in Hawaii State Art Museum
Tamr Henna Ensemble performing Fakkarooni in Hawaii State Art Museum
DATE: 2009/11/08::
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Star Studded Evening of Jazz & Blues at the Hawaii State Art Museum feat Starr Kalahiki 7-5-2013
Star Studded Evening of Jazz & Blues at the Hawaii State Art Museum feat Starr Kalahiki 7-5-2013
DATE: 2013/11/11::
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Hawai
Hawai'i Fashion Month: Fashion as Art
DATE: 2013/10/05::
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Samadhi Hawaii
Samadhi Hawaii's beautiful dancer (less shaking)
DATE: 2008/09/20::
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First Friday: Hawaii Drill Team
First Friday: Hawaii Drill Team
DATE: 2009/08/14::
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Tourist Attractions in Honolulu, Hawaii
Tourist Attractions in Honolulu, Hawaii
DATE: 2011/02/21::
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Samadhi Hawaii
Samadhi Hawaii
DATE: 2010/06/05::
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KIM FOSTER GALLERY - ARTIST: Deborah G. Nehmad
KIM FOSTER GALLERY - ARTIST: Deborah G. Nehmad
DATE: 2015/04/11::
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Hawaii Jazz Legend Gabe Baltazar performs Europa In concert
Hawaii Jazz Legend Gabe Baltazar performs Europa In concert
DATE: 2012/08/14::
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Honolulu
Honolulu's Bishop Museum Explores Hawaiian History and Culture
DATE: 2014/11/10::
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Samadhi Hawaii
Samadhi Hawaii's beautiful dancer
DATE: 2008/08/25::
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Hawaii Youth Symphony @ HiSAM
Hawaii Youth Symphony @ HiSAM
DATE: 2014/06/07::
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Jeff Peterson Grammy Concert
Jeff Peterson Grammy Concert
DATE: 2010/04/19::
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Art at the Capitol 2015: What
Art at the Capitol 2015: What's on Your Wall, Sen. Nishihara
DATE: 2015/02/25::
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Art at the Capitol 2014: Illuminating the Legislative Process, Interview with Otto Piene
Art at the Capitol 2014: Illuminating the Legislative Process, Interview with Otto Piene
DATE: 2014/04/07::
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2 Couture Fashion Show Honoring Artist Hon Chew Hee
2 Couture Fashion Show Honoring Artist Hon Chew Hee
DATE: 2012/08/20::
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Art at the Capitol 2015: What
Art at the Capitol 2015: What's on Your Wall, Rep. Karl Rhoads
DATE: 2015/02/25::
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Art at the Capitol 2015: What
Art at the Capitol 2015: What's on Your Wall, Rep. Gregg Takayama
DATE: 2015/02/25::
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Homeless at the Hawaii Museum of Art
Homeless at the Hawaii Museum of Art
DATE: 2013/01/18::
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Skylark @ HiSAM
Skylark @ HiSAM
DATE: 2015/02/08::
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First Friday: Samadhi Hawaii
First Friday: Samadhi Hawaii
DATE: 2009/08/15::
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First Friday: Samadhi Hawaii
First Friday: Samadhi Hawaii
DATE: 2009/08/15::
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Art at the Capitol 2014: What
Art at the Capitol 2014: What's on Your Wall, Rep. Gregg Takayama?
DATE: 2014/03/24::
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Dennis Kamakahi with Amy Hanaiali
Dennis Kamakahi with Amy Hanaiali'i, Chino Montero and Jeff Peterson
DATE: 2011/01/15::
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Papana@HiSAM
Papana@HiSAM
DATE: 2014/09/08::
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The Painted King: Art, Activism, and Authenticity in Hawai
The Painted King: Art, Activism, and Authenticity in Hawai'i
DATE: 2014/04/09::
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Hawaii
Hawaii's Woodshow 2013
DATE: 2013/09/02::
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Live from the Lawn Grammy Concert 2011 - Amy Hanaiali
Live from the Lawn Grammy Concert 2011 - Amy Hanaiali'i 3
DATE: 2011/01/17::
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Balinese Night at the HiSAM
Balinese Night at the HiSAM
DATE: 2013/03/09::
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Don Tiki - Occasional Man - Starr Kalahiki
Don Tiki - Occasional Man - Starr Kalahiki
DATE: 2009/11/08::
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Art at the Capitol 2014: What
Art at the Capitol 2014: What's on Your Wall, Rep. John Mizuno
DATE: 2014/03/27::
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3 Sizzlin
3 Sizzlin' Beets Live '07
DATE: 2007/11/09::
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Kealoha and Makana - Dichotomy
Kealoha and Makana - Dichotomy
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The Honolulu Museum of Art (formerly Honolulu Academy of Arts), is an art museum  in Honolulu
The Honolulu Museum of Art (formerly Honolulu Academy of Arts), is an art museum in Honolulu
DATE: 2014/06/03::
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Nam June Paik, Electronic Superhighway: Continental U.S., Alaska, Hawaii (1995)
Nam June Paik, Electronic Superhighway: Continental U.S., Alaska, Hawaii (1995)
DATE: 2011/09/28::
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Art at the Capitol 2011: What
Art at the Capitol 2011: What's on your wall, Rep. Linda Ichiyama?
DATE: 2011/03/25::
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Christmas Fitness Activity - 3 Year Old Santa Leads Dance Exercise for Kids
Christmas Fitness Activity - 3 Year Old Santa Leads Dance Exercise for Kids
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Great Art for a Great State
Great Art for a Great State
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No. 1 Capitol District Building, home of the Hawaii State Art Museum

The No. 1 Capitol District Building, on the site of the former Armed Services YMCA Building, now houses the Hawaiʻi State Art Museum and the Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts.

History[edit]

While they were both in the cabinet, under King Kamehameha V, American politicians John Mott-Smith and Charles Coffin Harris convinced the legislature to fund a hotel. It first opened in 1872.[1]:173–174 The hotel was converted to a YMCA in 1917 and used by the military in World War I. In 1926 the termite-infested building was finally torn down, and a new one designed in Spanish mission style by Lincoln Rogers of the firm Emory & Webb.[2][3]

The new building was dedicated on March 16, 1928. The two-story U-shaped building includes a swimming pool in its courtyard. It is located at Coordinates: 21°18′31″N 157°51′30″W / 21.30861°N 157.85833°W / 21.30861; -157.85833, 250 South Hotel Street, Honolulu, Hawaii. Across Richards Street is the Hawaii State Capitol building. The area was added to the National Register of Historic Places listings in Oahu as the Hawaii Capital Historic District on December 1, 1978.[4]

Museum[edit]

The Hawaiʻi State Art Museum is operated by the Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts, and is located on the second floor of the No. 1 Capitol District Building. Admission is free at all times.

The museum consists of three galleries. In addition to changing temporary exhibitions, there is a permanent display of Hawaiian art. It reflects a mix of Hawaii's ethnic and cultural traditions through 132 works of art by 105 artists. In a wide variety of artistic styles, movements, and media, the exhibition illustrates the varied cultural influences that fuel the creativity of Hawaii's artists.

Predominately comprising works dating from the 1960s to the present, the exhibition depicts the expression of artists throughout the state and their profound contributions toward understanding the people of Hawaii and their aspirations. Sculptor Satoru Abe (born 1926), sculptor Bumpei Akaji (1921-2002), sculptor Sean K. L. Browne (born 1953), sculptor Edward M. Brownlee (born 1929), Mark Chai (born 1954), Jean Charlot (1898-1979), Isami Doi (1883-1931), Juliette May Fraser (1887-1983), Hon Chew Hee (1906-1993), ceramicist Jun Kaneko (born 1942), John Melville Kelly (1877-1962), Sueko Matsueda Kimura (1912-2001), ceramicist Sally Fletcher-Murchison (born 1933), printmaker Huc-Mazelet Luquiens (1881-1961), ceramicist David Kuraoka (born 1946), Ben Norris (1910-2006), Louis Pohl (1915-1999), sculptor Esther Shimazu (born 1957), Shirley Ximena Hopper Russell (1886-1985), Tadashi Sato (1954-2005), Reuben Tam (1916-1991), ceramicist Toshiko Takaezu (1922-2011), Masami Teraoka (born 1936), Madge Tennent (1889-1972), and sculptor Michael Tom (1946-1999) are among the artists whose works are on display.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ralph Simpson Kuykendall (1953). Hawaiian Kingdom 1854-1874, twenty critical years 2. University of Hawaii Press. ISBN 978-0-87022-432-4. 
  2. ^ "Hawai‘i State Art Museum Brochure" (PDF). Honolulu, HI, USA: Hawai‘i State Foundation on Culture and the Arts. May 18, 2007. p. 2, col. 2. Retrieved 17 November 2012. 
  3. ^ Office of Environmental Quality Control (October 2000). "Final Environmental Assessment for No. 1 Capital District Building Honolulu, Oahu, Hawai‘i" (PDF). Honolulu, HI, USA: Dept. of Health, State of Hawai‘i. 2.3.1 TECHNICAL CONSIDERATIONS. Retrieved November 17, 2012. 
  4. ^ Dale M. Lanzone and Gary Cummins (Spring 1976). "Hawaii Capital Historic District nomination form" (PDF). National Register of Historic Places. U.S. National Park Service. Retrieved October 20, 2010. 

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