Apr 03 - Jun 26, 2022


Exhibit Detail

O Kalani features the work of two Kānaka Maoli artists who have been active during a resurgence of Hawaiian culture, helping to define contemporary art of Hawai‘i. Known for his large public works of art, Sean K.L. Browne portrays historic and legendary figures and uses Hawaiian iconography in contemporary ways.  Imaikalani Kalahele uses an inderdisciplinary approach, drawing on material from the past to current events creating art narratives. 

Image above:
Sean K.L. Browne
Aumakua, 2019
cast bronze, mahogany wood
Image below:                          
Imaikalani Kalahele
Papa lā‘ua ‘o Wakea, 2017
acrylic on canvas