September 19, 2021 at 1:54 p.m. HST
* Updated September 19, 10:01 a.m.
Art enthusiasts and those who love Hawaiian culture are invited to learn more about Kapa and the artists who are dedicated to creating and disseminating this fiber art by attending two special events in September.
The events include the current exhibition from Donkey Mill, N Kapa Ku`ina, and the contemporary Kapa artwork created by seven Hawaiian artists – Bernice Akamine, Kamalu du Preez, Puakea Forester, Denby Freeland, Roen Hufford, Kekai Kahokukaalani, and Dalani Tanahy.
Connect with the artists and their works and learn what sets Hawaiian Kapa apart from other similar art forms in the Pacific through one of the following events:
Saturday, September 25, 2021, 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Join Donkey Mill’s curator, Mina Elison, on a tour NÄ Kapa KuÊ»ina; Immerse yourself in the powerful works of renowned Kapa and fiber artists from all over Hawaii.
Thursday, September 30th, 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
N Kapa Ku’ina Artist talk history
During this online conversation, artists stepped in N Kapa Ku`ina gather to share their travels with Kapa, ââtheir sources of inspiration and what the future of Kapa looks like.
Registration is required to participate in both events; A US $ 5 donation is recommended for the curator tour. Visit donkeymillartcenter.org or call 808.322.3362 to reserve your spot. N Kapa Ku`ina The exhibition closes on Saturday, October 9, 2021.