Ala Kahakai trail at Kohanaiki is seen
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“Ahupuaa” by Hawaiian artist Kira Kamamalu will be displayed today through March 21 at King Kamehameha’s Kona Beach Hotel in conjunction with Rumley Gallery. The large-scale, 11-by-7-foot painting depicts the ancient Hawaiian land system and its sustainable culture. Kamamalu recently exhibited in Italy at the Florence Biennale. This work was inspired by her visit to Michelangelo’s frescos in the Sistine Chapel. Special to West Hawaii Today
The Kahilu Theatre reports sizable crowds recently, especially for its home-produced shows.
In a special exhibition at the Volcano Art Center’s Niaulani Campus, two artists, Margaret Stanton and Randy Takaki will share their unique vision in painting and sculpture. Free to the public, the exhibition runs for five days only, today through Tuesday, at the center’s campus in Volcano Village. This exhibit is the first in a series of “Flash” or experimental art exhibits planned at this venue.
Firehouse Gallery in Waimea is displaying an exhibit of young people’s art through March 22 in commemoration of the 30th annual Youth Art Month.
Art, music festival slated Saturday
Astronomy center holds family fun day
Funds available for projects
Suicide prevention group meets today
Students in Stephanie McDowell’s biotechnology class at Hawaii Preparatory Academy recently completed their portion of an international project to map the DNA of the planet’s creatures large and small — research that was impossible to achieve at any level just a few years ago.
Kealakehe Elementary plans reading program