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Togodoo / Mandala

Thursday, September 4, 2014 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

This show is all about recycling, reducing, reconnecting the community and the earth.

September 4th (Thursday) 1-4pm creation of Togodoo / Mandala

All are invited to come and participate!!!

Please bring small recycled items / icons of significance to you to place in Togodoo.


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Tuesday, August 5, 2014 - 3:00pm

Teacher name: Meshel Barron

Start Day: 8/5/14 Sessions: on going , every Tuesday

Hours: 3 pm

Cost: $10 drop in or $35 for the month

Description: This program transforms traditional yoga into a fun experience by using books, songs, props, and more!

Benefits of attending: Will help improve brain power, increase balance, coordination and overall body awareness. Relax the body, promoting better sleep. Calm and clear the mind, relieving tension and stress. Expands imagination and creativity.

"KINDRED SPIRITS II" Karen Mortensen with Ethel Mann

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Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 5:30pm to Saturday, August 30, 2014 - 9:30pm
"Kindred Spirits"                                                                                                                                                                   &


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Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

July Textile and Workshop: one day workshops until July 26th and selected times from 10am to 4pm

Contact Hawaii Museum of Contemporary Art for more information at 961-5711

New Men´s Clothing Line

  • Men´s Aloha Silk Shirts
  • New women´s apparel &accesories!
  • Women´s Silk Scarves ,
  • Women´s Silk Haori Kimono Dresses
  • Women´s Silk Shawls
  • and more!!

The Business of Art and the Reality of Art as a Business

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Saturday, July 19, 2014 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

For a lot of artists the business of selling their art does not come naturally.  The unfortunate end of this reality stick often goes untouched because of inexperience, indifference or a classic case of avoidance behavior. Whatever the reason or excuse, if you want to make money from your art, or increase your profits, you need to know more about business fundamentals.

The Art of Julianna Ziegler Rick Ryken & Steve Irvine

Friday, June 6, 2014 - 5:30pm to Thursday, June 26, 2014 - 9:00pm

EHCC/Hawaii Museum of Contemporary Art presents the work of three local artists during the month of June; Rick Ryken, Julianna Ziegler and Steve Irvine.  The show opens on the First Friday, June 6th, 5:30 pm through 9:00 pm, featuring live entertainment and refreshments, and continues through the month to Wednesday, June 26th. Each artist will be showing in a separate part of the main floor of the museum.


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"Raising Silkworms on the Big Island" Howard Takata

Saturday, May 10, 2014 - 10:30am

Avid silkworm hobbyist and respected Big Island biologist, Howard Takata will give a FREE lecture on May 10th at 10:30am on the joys and sustainability of sericulture for the Hawaiian Islands' agricultural community as well as future hobbyists. This lecture is meant to give an overview of the silkworm's life-cycle and needs, and will dovetail nicely with Akihiko Izukura's textile art exhibition, also at EHCC/Hawaii Museum of Contemporary Art in Hilo.