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Friday, November 3, 2017 - 5:30pm to Friday, November 24, 2017 - 4:00pm


Join us for the exhibition opening, First Friday November 3rd @ 5:30PM!

EHCC will also be participating as a Selfie Spot for Black & White Night!

Piko Press will be hosting a fundraiser from 6-9: Linoleum block shirt printing event. Free tote bags with each purchase (while supplies last). Proceeds of this event will go to funding our community press, as well as supporting the Hoskins family.

Youth​ ​Arts​ ​Series:​ ​Fall​ ​Break​ ​2017

Monday, October 9, 2017 - 8:00am to Friday, October 13, 2017 - 3:00pm
The current session of YAS has been cancelled, please inquire for more information and updates on future session...
Youth​ ​Arts​ ​Series:​ ​Fall​ ​Break​ ​2017

YAS​ ​goes​ ​green!

October 9th- 13th, Monday- Friday


Flight Paths: Selected Prints 2000 - 2015 by Charles Cohan

Friday, October 6, 2017 - 6:00pm to Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 4:00pm

Flight Paths: Selected Prints 2000 - 2015 By Charles Cohan

October 6th - 28th, 2017
Opening reception on First Friday October 6th from 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
The  exhibition Flight Paths surveys 15 years of prints by Honolulu based printmaker Charles Cohan. The title refers to the various trajectories that Cohan has investigated since 2000, and reflects his interest in a diverse range of content developed though traditional hand printmaking media.

HI Contemporary Arts Exhibit 2017

Friday, September 1, 2017 - 5:30pm to Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 4:00pm

Hawaii Contemporary Arts Exhibit 2017

Exhibition Opening is on Friday September 1 @ 5:30PM and the duration of the show is until September 30.

Coming Together Over Isolation- Kanani Daley

Contemporary art is an evolving, responsive, visual essay of today, engaging the intuition and discerning perception of both the artist and the viewer. Diverse and pluralistic, art reflects a society and its relevant issues, a cultural dialogue of personal identity, community, and nationality.

A Classical Dance Drama - Swagatam Krishna

Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 6:00pm
Padma Dance Academy will do a one-time only showing of a classical Indian dance drama—Swagatam 
Krishna—at the East Hawaii Cultural Center,  6:00-8:00 pm, on Saturday, August 26, 2017. 
The August 26th performance tells the story of how Krishna appeared on Earth in the prison of his
uncle—a tyrant with an insatiable thirst for world domination.

Food For Thought!

Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 4:30pm to 10:00pm

Its the Hilo UrbFarm's first birthday!
Join us for an evening of food, music, fun, and community building. The UrbFarm will have an open house party in on he nursery, then will switch gears to the first anniversary gala in honor of our partnership with the East Hawaii Cultural Center.
The UrbFarm Birthday BBQ open house is free and open to the public. There will be tours, music, food, a seed sprouting station, silent auction, plant sale, and information about what's going on at the UrbFarm.