TODAY, Feb. 16
MALALO I KA PO LANI
Where: Onizuka Center for International Astronomy presentation room, Mauna Kea
When: 6 p.m. Feb. 16
Details: Beth McCormick joins cultural presenters Leilehua Yuen and Manu Josiah to share perspectives on the history, culture, and future of the art of featherwork in the Pacific. Free and open to the public.
Contact: Visitor Information Station, 961-2180, Leilehua@ Leimanu.com
ART AND NATURE
Where: SKEA, between mile-markers 106 and 105, Honaunau
When: 5:30-8 p.m. Feb. 16
Details: Poetry, pottery, painting, photography, printmaking by local artists Carol Alena Aronoff, Jozuf Hadley, Ina Koch, Ellen Crocker, Kathleen Carr and Anita Broennimann. Poetry Reading 6:30 Feb.17, 10 a.m.-3 p.m, Free.
Contact: SKEA, 808-328- 9392
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 20
Where: Wai’oli Lounge & iCafe, Hilo Hawaiian Hotel, 71 Banyan Drive
When: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Feb. 20
Details: Come by every third Wednesday for a wine tasting, local artist showcase, prizes, live auction, all for a good cause. Prize donations welcome. Support local charities. This week’s charity: Friends of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.
Contact: Gregory Arianoff, 969-6470
Where: E.H. Cultural Center
When: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday-Saturday through Feb.21
Details: A fresh exhibition of printmaking and other art media by the Eclecticats. Free.
Contact: Tobias Brill, 808-961- 5711, firstname.lastname@example.org
‘SPACESHIP’ EXHIBIT BY SONJA HENRIXSON
Where: E.H. Cultural Center
When: 5:30-7:30 p.m. through Feb. 20
Details: Opening reception for Sonja Henrixson’s exhibition of “Spaceship.” The exhibit is free, open to the public and runs through Feb. 20. Visit www.sonjahenrixson.com.
Contact: Sonja Henrixson, 961-5711, email@example.com
Where: Volcano Art Center Gallery, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
When: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. daily through Feb. 24
Details: An exhibit of landscape photographs by Boone Morrison featuring moments captured in silver which defy intellectual understanding. Free; park entrance fees apply. Visit www.volcanoartcenter.org.
Contact: Emily Catey, 967- 7565, firstname.lastname@example.org
27TH ANNUAL HAWAII WOOD GUILD EXHIBIT
Where: Isaacs Art Center, 65-1268 Kawaihae Road, Waimea
Details: The Annual Hawaii Wood Guild Exhibit is the premier event for fine woodworking on Hawaii Island. Works by talented woodworkers are displayed and available for purchase. Exhibit open Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m.- 5 p.m., through Feb. 23. Visit www.hawaiiwoodguild.com.
Contact: 885-5884, info@ hawaiiwoodguild.com
Where: VAC Gallery, HVNP
When: 11 a.m. Fridays
Details: Free, weekly hands-on demo in a cultural craft on VAC Gallery porch in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. All events are free (donations welcome); park entrance fees apply. Call 967-8222 for more information.
Contact: Julie, 967-8222, email@example.com
SASANA: THE BURMA PORTFOLIO
Where: Lyman Museum, Hilo
When: Through March 9
Details: Journey deep into Burma and experience a Buddhist culture rich in tradition and history. Sasana (acts of kindness) is a collection of large-format black and white photographs taken between 2006 and 2011 by Dr. Steven Garon, a volunteer with Aloha Medical Mission.
Contact: 935-5021, info@ lymanmuseum.org
THIRD WEDNESDAY ART
Where: Wai‘oli Lounge & iCafe
When: 5:30 p.m.
Details: Third Wednesday of month; art show, wine tasting to benefit a local charity. $25.
Contact: Gregory Arianoff, 935- 9361, firstname.lastname@example.org
HUI OKINAWA HAARI BOAT
Where: Prince Kuhio Plaza
When: 10 a.m. daily
Details: Exhibit open during mall hours.
Contact: 959-3555, beverly. email@example.com
HILO ART WALK
Where: Hilo Town Tavern
When: 7 p.m. first Friday of month
Details: Downtown Hilo businesses showcase local artists. Galleries open at 7 p.m. Art Walk ends at 2 a.m. See www. facebook.com/HiloArtWalk.
Contact: Issa Hilweh, 935- 2171, firstname.lastname@example.org