Wig Out

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    J.O.B. and Annika introduce the night's theme.

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    THE MODERN HONOLULU greeted guests.

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    Then the wigs arrived. Lots of wigs.

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    Priscilla, Eric, Hannah, Jomo, Danielle, Tom, Tom, and Aimee did not wear wigs.

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    Kassie, Christopher, Luke, Cody, Grayson and Sara got into the spirit.

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    THE MODERN HONOLULU's spa provided mini massages.

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    Super CW spinning for the early birds.

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    Sparkle Station artist Ricky bedazzling Lea in the Museum Shop.

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    Fashion makeovers, art activities, and calm reflection in the galleries.

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    Kaimuki Superette came through with delicious twists on local favorites.

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    THE MODERN HONOLULU lit up the night for the festivities.

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    Then the crowd assembled in Central Courtyard.

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    High-heel contest contestants took the stage. Who wore it best?

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    More high-heeled stunners.

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    Photographix Unlimited helped guests take home memories with their pop-up photo booth.

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    Visitors took a chance to scope out Masami Teraoka's 'Feast of Fools.'

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    The 'Study' in Kinau Courtyard.

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    Seen from afar, the drag show in Luce Pavilion was a hit.

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June 26, 2015 06:00pm-09:00pm
Honolulu Museum of Art

'Wig Out' information

Bust out your highest heels and biggest fake hair! And see the racy exhibition Feast of Fools: Triptych Paintings by Masami Teraoka.

Join or renew your Honolulu Museum of Art membership at ARTafterDARK on June 26, 2015, at the Supporting level ($100) or higher and you will automatically be entered in a drawing to win a one-night stay at THE MODERN HONOLULU.  Existing Basic level ($25) members may enter the contest by upgrading their membership to the Supporting level or higher. By participating in the contest, you agree to share your name and email address with The Modern Honolulu. Winner will be announced on Friday, July 3, 2015, by phone or email.


• Join us in the Portraiture Gallery to give the art a fashion makeover in this month's ?art activity. 

• Just for teachers: Are you a teacher who enjoys ARTafterDARK? Join us for "Teachers Take on the Galleries"!
Join a museum educator for a 15-minute gallery activity that will get you thinking about and looking at art in a new way. Meet and network with other teachers. Time and location IS posted on our website's teacher resources page.


Four drag performances! Including one by reigning Universal Show Queen Jerrica Benton (aka Aleeciya Ashton)! Luce Courtyard, 8-8:30pm.

• High-heel contest: Artists Masami Teraoka wanted a high-heel contest, so he's getting it! Spaces are limited—submit a sign-up form now.

• Chill to the beautiful harmonies of Simple Souls.

• Dance to the fierce beats of Super CW.

Take a mini-break with a five-minute massage provided by the spa at THE MODERN HONOLULU. 

Hashtag Instagram posts with #ARTafterDARK and #MODERNwigout and Photographix Unlimited will instantly print them out, and you'll automatically be entered to win these awesome experiences at THE MODERN HONOLULU: Bottle service for four at ADDICTION Nightclub • 50-minute treatement at The Spa • Cocktails and appetizers for four at The Study • Day Bed experience for four at the Sunrise Pool

Visit the Museum Shop's SPARKLE STATION, to be dusted with face glitter. You'll be bedazzled. Just bedazzled.

Free admission to the Addiction afterparty!: All 21+ guests at ARTafterDARK guests on June 26 get FREE admission to Addiction Nightclub for that night only. You must keep your ARTafterDARK wristband on to get in. Take the free MODERN HONOLULU trolley from the museum to Addiction!


Street Grindz presents food by Kaimuki Superette and drinks by Free Spirits Mobile Bartenders


In July, admission to ARTafterDARK increases to $25—and for that same price, you could become a museum member and get into the event FREE for a whole year!

Become a museum member and skip the ticket line at ARTafterDARK. Join now. To learn more about membership levels and benefits, visit our membership page.

Win a night at THE MODERN HONOLULU: Become a Supporting level member or higher at ARTafterDARK Wig Out on June 26 and automatically be entered to win a one-night stay at THE MODERN HONOLULU. Already a member? Upgrade your membership to the Supporting level or higher and receive one contest entry.


ARTafterDARKers can park in the following locations:

• Street parking on Beretania and Kinau Street from 6pm. FREE

• Lot behind the Honolulu Museum of Art School (1111 Victoria St.), entrances on Beretania and Young streets. 
$5 for up to five hours, $2 for each additional 30 minutes or fraction thereof. 
NOTE: lot closes promptly at 11pm.