July 26, 2013 06:00pm-09:00pm
Honolulu Museum of Art
'Hawaiʻi Icon' information
In celebration of the exhibition Georgia O'Keeffe and Ansel Adams: The Hawai'i Pictures, we take a trip back to old Hawai'i and explore the iconic island sights and sounds that inspired these American masters.
Sponsored by Hawai‘i Pacific Health.
Take in the sights and fine tune your hula moves with the dancers of the Hawaii Hula Company.
7:30pm: Listen to Landon Mattox's ‘ukulele performance then get a free lesson from this respected instructor.
Hear past American Idol contender Camile Velasco blast out a range of island favorites.
Groove to the beats of DJ Slant and DJ Kevin Tsuji.
Contemporary art special event: See LA art maverick Billy Al Bengston's pop-up exhibition—on view for three days only.
7 + 7:30pm: Take a zip tour of Georgia O'Keeffe and Ansel Adams: The Hawai'i Pictures and participate in a ?art activity through the evening.
In the Member’s Only area create your own Hawaiian-inspired art with surfboard artist Nicole Vermillion.
FOOD + DRINK
The Grove serves Hawaiian-inspired local favorites including: Steamed fresh island fish with Nalo greens and poi vinaigrette, Kalua pork slider with kiawe grilled pineapple slaw.
Sip on the specialty cocktail of the month, the Mai Tai.
POST-ART AFTER DARK
Secret Sound Showcase: Kevin Jones + The Desert Sea Band, Erin Smith, Johnny Helm, 9pm, Doris Duke Theatre, $10.
Just a reminder—ARTafterDARKers can park in the following locations:
1) FREE: Street parking on Beretania and Kinau Street from 6pm
2) $4: The Pro Park Parking Lot behind the Honolulu Museum of Art School (1111 Victoria St.), entrances on Beretania and Young streets. Pay at the yellow slot box next to the parking booth.
3) $5 at the First United Methodist Church Parking Lot on the corner of Beretania and Victoria streets. NOTE: lot closes promptly at 10pm