March 25, 2011 06:00pm-09:00pm
Honolulu Academy of Arts
'Seoul Power' information
ARTafterDARK is the Honolulu Academy of Arts' monthly art party organized by a dynamic group of young volunteers dedicated to exploring the arts. This month's co-chairs are Cappi Itagaki and Ken Kawauchi.
We celebrate Korean innovation with Seoul Power. Seoul's pioneering design and art made it last year's World Design Capital.
Movement: The Halla Pai Huhm Studio performs Korean dances. 6:30-6:50pm & 7:30-7:50pm, Central Court
It's live: The Hawaii Korean Ensemble plays a mix of Korean court banquet music, folk songs, and contemporary pieces. 7-7:30pm & 8-8:30pm, Central Court
Spin cycle: Slant and Kevin Tsuji play K-pop hits. 6-9pm, Luce Pavilion
Get physical: Watch demonstrations from Master David Ippen and crew from the Taekwon-Do Center Honolulu. 7:15 & 8:30pm, Kinau Courtyard
Karaoke: Here's your chance to show off your mad singing skills. Both English and Korean songs available. 6-8:50pm, Banyan Courtyard
Highlight exhibition: Masterpieces of Korean Art (Gallery 14)
Watch: Four talented artists from the Korean Artist Association of Hawaii demonstrate different Korean art techniques.
6-9pm, Kinau Courtyard
Learn: Visit our docents in the following galleries to participate in ?art and other fun activities:
Gallery 14: Masterpieces of Korean Art
Gallery 15: Korean Art
Gallery 17: Chinese Art
Gallery 22: 19th Century European Painting and Sculpture
Zip Tour- Gallery 22: Chasing the Flaming Pearl: Discovering the Dragon in Chinese Textiles (7pm & 7:30pm. Meet the docent in the gallery)
Note: Gallery 27 will be closed due to painting restoration in progress.
Town serves their version of Korean food and Downtown features a specialty soju drink.
scallion and squid pancake (pa-jeon)
rice cakes (garaetuk) with pork
spicy chicken wings
tofu, watercress and kim chee
kalbi and twin bridge potato
black pepper and sake poached pears (baesuk)
Local vegetable bibimbop with Kulana grass-fed beef and slow-poached egg
The members bar is a hit! Sign up to become a member and see what the buzz is all about. The Mediterranean Courtyard is now the "Members Lounge." Get preferential treatment—become a member! Just $20 for students, $55 for working stiffs.
Just a reminder—ARTafterDARKers can park in the following locations:
1) FREE: The Pro Park Parking Lot behind the Art Center at Linekona, entrances on Beretania and Young streets
2) FREE: Street parking on Beretania Street from 6 p.m.
3) FREE: First United Methodist Church Parking Lot on the corner of Beretania and Victoria streets. NOTE: lot closes promptly at 10 p.m.
4) FREE: Academy Staff Parking Lot at 1035 Kinau St., diamondhead of Victoria Street
5) $5 at Kim Chee III Parking Lot on Young Street