Surfing Hawai'i
Dec 16, 2018 - Feb 17, 2019
Surfing Hawaii presents the most popular ocean sport, beginning with the Native Hawaiian origin and knowledge of he’e nalu through the evolution of surf tourism in the islands today.
Surfboard collections, ephemera, video, and contemporary works by artists Carol Bennett, Mark Cunningham, Pete Cabrinha, Peter Shepard Cole, Charlie Lyon, Wayne Levin, and Noble Richardson will be on view.
It reflects a timeline from ancient Polynesia to the 21st century, presenting the influences of surfing through art, literature, film, music, and fashion.