Survey fresh artwork in selective Hui exhibition
Explore the excitement of the highly selective 2014 Hui No'eau Annual Juried Exhibition, featuring work by 46 accomplished local and Mainland artists.
On display now through Feb. 13, the exhibition includes painting, printmaking, metal, photography, wood, ceramic and mixed media.
“Untitled,” Julie Peterson
“13 Blackbirds,” Gabrielle Anderman
“Red Sand Beach,” Diane Leone
“Napili Bay,” George Allan
Wendy Kawabata, juror and associate professor of art at University of Hawaii at Manoa, chose work based on "technical skill, presentation, content and ideas, a personal unique sensibility and boundary pushing."
Two Makawao artists are exhibition standouts. An untitled woodcut/etching by Julie Peterson was named Juror's Choice; and a mixed media on canvas, "13 Blackbirds" by Gabrielle Anderman, received Honorable Mention.
The Hui No'eau Visual Arts Center at 2841 Baldwin Ave., Makawao, is free and open daily from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 572-6560 or visit www.huinoeau.com.
Maui Hands packs month with demos, appearances
Maui Hands galleries will present the following February demonstrations, displays and artist appearances, in a variety of media, at locations around the island.
* Makawao, 1169 Makawao Ave., 572-2008: Joyce Bezusko, hand-fabricated jewelry, 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays; and Jon Nordby, lamps in wood, stone, blown glass and small carvings, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Fridays.
* Paia, 84 Hana Highway, 579-9245: Diane Leone, painting, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sundays; Mort Luby, water and oil paintings, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays.
* Lahaina, 612 Front St., 667-9898: Alexa Caskey, painting, 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Fridays.
* Kaanapali, Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa, 200 Nohea Kai Drive, 667-7997: Joel Heinz, kapa, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesdays.
George Allan to show his palette knife techniques
Acclaimed local artist George Allan will be demonstrating palette knife oil painting at Village Galleries from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. His show, "All About Maui," is on display through Feb. 19 at the 120 Dickenson St., Lahaina, gallery. For details, call 661-4402.