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The World Reflected

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Frank Moore: Study for "Oz", 1999 Gouache, Watercolor And Graphite On Paper © Gift of The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, 2011, and purchased with funds given by the REC Fund—Roberta Chin
The World Reflected

900 South Beretania Street
Honolulu, HI 96814
July 27th - October 28th, 2018

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.honoluluacademy.org
EMAIL:  
info@honoluluacademy.org
PHONE:  
(808) 532-8700
OPEN HOURS:  
Tuesday -Saturday 10 am-4:30 pm, Sunday 1-5 pm

DESCRIPTION

A key function of art is to provide commentary and insight on the world around us.  It can be critical or affirmative, and focus on the sensational or the mundane.

Ultimately, art is a visual account of our history told by the artists who make it, giving the viewer access to multiple truths and perspectives that may be absent in mainstream discourses. 

The World Reflected features highlights from the museum’s contemporary art collection that touch upon current issues such as identity, ethnic inequality, colonialism, and the environment.

See works by Vito Acconci, Robert Arneson, Jennifer Bartlett, Geoff Chadsey, Lesley Dill, Edgar Heap of Birds, William Kentridge, Kara Walker and others.

Media sponsor: FLUX Hawaii