20th Annual World Art Bazaar, 1-5 p.m., offering handcrafted baskets, masks, ceramics, textiles, folk art, ethnic fashion and jewelry from around the world for purchase, ends 5 p.m. today, The Art Center at Linekona; free admission. Proceeds benefit the Academy programs. 532-8700.
"Art Brewer: Masters of Surf Photography," photo exhibit and book signing, 2-4 p.m. today, Hale'iwa Joe's in Hale'iwa, 637-8005; free. Also, books and book signing noon-2 p.m. today at Northshore Boardriders Club, 637-5026.
"Write to the Heart Workshop," learn art and writing skills in creating cards, poster, gifts, 4-7 p.m. today, Ala Moana Hotel; $50. 923-5477.
"Pots Yule Love," from students of the Toshiko Takaezu Ceramics Studio, 7 a.m.-9 p.m. Thursday and 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, YWCA, Richards Street; free admission. 538-7061.
"New Works on Paper," by Russel Lowrey, opens tomorrow, Cedar Street Galleries; through Jan. 25. Also, works by Madge Tennent. 589-1580.
Works by students of Daunna's Art Studio, opens tomorrow, Ho'omaluhia Botanical Garden Art Gallery; through Dec. 28. 233-7323.
"Photographs by Timothy P. Ojile," Polaroid photos and prints and "Designing Salome: Set and Costume Designs by Thomas Woodruff," watercolors, drawings and scale-model set designs for the Hawai'i Opera Theatre, opens Friday, The Contemporary Museum at First Hawaiian Center; through April 23. 526-1322.
"Roots, Wings, Halos," contemporary images from a variety of religious and spiritual paths by Tiare Dutcher, Daria Fand, Kaethe Kauffman, Alshaa Rayne and Katherine Smith, opens Saturday, Gallery on the Pali; through Jan. 10, opening reception 6-8 p.m. Saturday. 526-1191
"Aloha Ia No Maui: For the Love of Maui," works by Maui County high school students, through today; Maui Marriott Resort, Ka'anapali, Maui. (808) 661-3271.
"Linoleum II: Desert Rose," works by John Koga, through Thursday; The Gallery at Coffeeline. 947-1615.
"For the Love of Barbie," various media depictions of Barbie by Ann Oshita; through Thursday; Leeward Community College, Foyer Gallery. 455-0613.
"Ukiyo-e," Japanese Woodblock Prints by the Utagawa School of Artists of the 19th Century, through Friday; Lama Library Lobby, Kapi'olani Community College. 734-9375.
"A Christmas Fantasy," through Saturday; Gallery 'Iolani, Windward Community College. 235-7346.
"Beauties of Nature: Selections from the Shanghai Museum," paintings from the late Qing dynasty and pieces of jade from Neolithic times through the 19th century, through Dec. 16; Sullivan Gallery, Honolulu Academy of Art. 532-8701.
The Academy Art Center at Linekona, Second Floor Gallery: "La Bella Figura," watercolors by George Woollard and his students from a painting retreat in Northern Italy, through Dec. 30. 532-8741.
AMC Gallerie: "Seaviews," recent works by Phil Uhl of sailing and the sea; ongoing; autograph session 5-9 p.m. today. 949-0700.
Art and Antiques on the Mall, Fort Street Mall: Work of Louis Pohl, selection of notecards, posters, books and original works; through Dec. 24. 591-0606.
bibelot gallery: "Amazing Grace Rock'n Around the Christmas Tree," annual holiday show and sale of handcrafted pieces from local artists; through Dec. 24. 738-0368.
Bishop Museum: contemporary acrylic and paper panels depicting a Hawaiian chant describing the creation of heaven, earth and all its creatures, through March in the Vestibule Gallery; also 'A Canoe, woodcarved canoe once owned by Prince Kuhio; ongoing. 847-3511.
Bishop Museum Kalia, at Hilton Hawaiian Village: Hawaiian cultural artifacts and hands-on activities area; ongoing. 949-4321.
Britton Gallery, Northshore Marketplace, displays art in various media by local artists; ongoing. 637-6505.
Canon Photo Gallery: "Works by Arna Johnson and Geralyn Gamarillo," images from two Hawaiian photographers; through Dec. 30. 522-5930.
The Contemporary Museum at Makiki Heights: "Pay Attention ... I Hope You Learned Your Lesson: Works from the Collection of Laila Twigg-Smith," selections in many media from the personal collection of the late local arts patron; through Jan. 6. Also, "The Human Family: a Work in Progress," selected videos including "The Arab Diaries," "Shroud of Silence" and "9.11," in The Video Gallery; through Jan. 6. Call for film schedule. 526-1322.
Diamond Head Theatre Art Gallery: "Holiday Shopping Off the Walls," prints for sale by Peggy Chun, Garry Palm, Maile Kaiai, Holly K and others; through Dec. 23. 733-0274.
East-West Center Gallery: "Barkcloth of Sulawesi, Indonesia: Asia-Pacific Connections," contemporary Sulawesi works from the Daniel Hale Collection plus Pacific Islands barkcloth (tapa) from the East-West Center Collection and loans from the Hawai'i community; through Jan. 6. 944-7111.
The Gallery at Ward Center: "Holiday Cheer!" gifts in a variety of media by local artists and crafters; through Dec. 29. 597-8034.
A Gift for All Seasons Gallery: "Deck the Walls," original paintings, jewelry, ceramics and works in glass and wood from local artists; through Dec. 31. 737-9038.
Hawai'i Pacific University Art Gallery, Kane'ohe: "Public Places ... Private Moments," photographs by Linda Hosek; through Jan. 25. 544-0287.
Honolulu Academy of Arts: "Remains of a Rainbow: Rare Plants and Animals of Hawai'i," photographs from nature by David Littschwager and Susan Middleton, Second Floor Galleries, Western Art Wing, through Dec. 30; "A Printmaker in Paradise: the Life and Art of Charles W. Bartlett," woodblock prints, paintings and watercolors of the former Hawai'i resident, Luce Pavilion Gallery, through Jan. 6; "The Hour of Prayer: a Portfolio of Progressive Proofs," two parallel sets of prints from Charles W. Bartlett displaying proofs of the 29 blocks used to create the finished print, Graphic Arts Gallery, through Jan. 6; "Hawai'i Rainforests: Watercolor by Ben Norris," Holt Gallery, through Feb. 24; "James A. Michener's Favorite Prints," selection of Japanese ukiyo-e woodblock prints, James A. Michener Gallery, Asian Wing, through March 17; "Japanese Woodblock Prints of the Meiji, Taisho and Showa eras from the Philip Henry Roach Jr. Collection," a rotating exhibit of modern prints, Gallery 13, Asian Wing, through March 17; and "Understanding Islam: Religion, Culture and the Arts," Kina'u Court Gallery, through March 17. 532-8701, 532-8700.
Ho'omaluhia Botanical Garden Art Gallery: "Frogs and Garden Critters," works in many media, through Dec. 29. 233-7323.
Island Treasures Art Gallery: original photographs by Michael Stewart at both locations; ongoing. Kailua, 261-8131 and Koko Marina, 396-8827.
Island Art Galleries: "A Surprise Galore!" Holiday art show and sale of paintings by local artists; through Dec. 26. 536-5369.
Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai'i Gallery: "Okage Sama De: I am what I am because of you;" ongoing. 945-7633.
John Young Museum of Art, Krauss Hall 002, UH-Manoa: artifacts from Asia, Southeast Asia, the Pacific Islands and Africa; ongoing. 956-3634.
Koa Gallery, Kapi'olani Community College: Mixed Media Miniature III, local artists exhibit works on a small scale; through Dec. 19. 734-9375.
Ko'olau Gallery, Manoa Marketplace: "Manoa Rainbow," holiday specials and miniature originals by Island artists; through Dec. 31. 988-4147.
Nohea Galleries: art in various media from local artists, 'Ohana Reef Towers Hotel, ongoing, 926-2224 and Moana Surfrider Hotel, ongoing. 923-6644.
Ocean Art Gallery: new oil seascapes by Linda Briggs, original oils by Lynne Boyer and a work by Bill Braden; ongoing. 263-6438.
Pacific American Gallery: "Portraits of Tahiti," photographic images by Jon Mozo' through Dec. 17. 533-2836, 845-8844.
The Pegge Hopper Gallery: "V/O," exhibit of small mixed media by Roy Venters and abstract painting by Timothy P. Ojile; through Jan. 4. 524-1160.
Polynesian Treasures: art and handicrafts from Hawai'i, Samoa, Fiji, Tonga, Tahiti and New Zealand, also woodcarving and craft demonstrations; ongoing. Call for schedule: 637-1281, 637-1288.
Queen Emma Gallery: "A Tear and a Joy," drawings by Sonchai Nisayaphantha; through Dec. 26. 537-7167.
Ramsay Gallery: "Corky's Icons," exhibit of original cartoons by Corky Trinidad of the Honolulu Star-Bulletin, also works by Ramsay; both ongoing. 537-2787.
Robyn Buntin's Oceania Gallery: exhibition and sale of paintings and prints by Charles W. Bartlett; through Dec. 24. 545-5572.
Satoru's Art Gallery: works by Satoru Abe; ongoing. 545-4220.
Sunshine Arts Hawaii: Plein-air paintings by Dennis Morton; ongoing. 239-2992.
Tabora Gallery, Rainbow Bazaar, Hilton Hawaiian Village: seascapes by Roy Gonzalez Tabora and various artists; ongoing. 955-4339.
Tennent Gallery: Selected works by Madge Tennent; ongoing. 531-1987.
University of Hawai'i Art Gallery, Art Building, UH-Manoa: "Theatre de la Mode," exhibit of miniature French fashion mannequins in theatre sets, from the post-World War II era; through Dec. 21. 956-6888.
University of Hawai'i, Costume Collection Gallery, Miller Hall Room 112: "The Cat's Pajamas," clothing and accessories from the 1920s presented by students of Carol D'Angelo in the Apparel Product Design and Merchandising program; through Dec. 19. 956-2245.
Assaggio's Restaurant, Kailua: "Potpourri of Art," works by Nikki Linda Johnston; through Dec. 31. 261-4014.
Cafe Che Pasta Gallery: "A Quarter-Century Retrospective," ceramics and oil paintings by Ron Petty; through Jan. 4. 524-0004.
Cafe Laufer: "Island Scenes," photography by Kevin W. Smith; through Dec. 31. 737-9038.
DoubleTree Alana Waikiki Hotel, Mezzanine Gallery: "Today's Artists with Tomorrow's Art," digital art from a group of local artists; through Jan. 5. 597-8108.
Jaron's Restaurant: works by Thomas Deir; ongoing. 261-4600.
Roy's Restaurant: abstract works by Mapuana Schneider; through Jan. 5. 396-7697.
Teja Atrium Gallery: "Muse: Photography by Jayson Tanega," fashion photography; through Dec. 30. 735-9832.
Waikiki Grand Hotel: recent works by Anthony Randall; ongoing. 949-1863.
Windward Mall, second Level: Christmas Art Show, paintings and 3-D art work by local artists; through Dec. 24. 235-1850.
Zoo Fence Art Mart, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m.-noon Tuesdays; ongoing. 946-7282.
Banyan Tree Gallery, Lahaina, Maui: "First Impressions," oil paintings of Maui and Lana'i, presented by the Lahaina Arts Society; through Jan. 6. (808) 661-0111.
Firehouse Gallery, Waimea, Big Island: Recent Photographs by Barbara Schaefer; through Dec. 31. (808) 885-7671.
Hui No'eau Visual Arts Center, Makawao, Maui: "Plein Air," statewide exhibit juried by Kevin MacPherson; through Feb. 2. (808) 572-6560.
Kinipopo Fine Art Gallery, Wailua, Kaua'i: "Small Works Show," juried exhibition of works in many media, sponsored by the Kaua'i Society of Artists; through Jan. 4. (808) 822-4356.
Volcano Art Center Gallery, Hawai'i National Park, Big Island: Wreath Exhibit, individual interpretations of the wreath in a variety of media by artists statewide; through Jan. 2. Exhibit is free but park entrance fees apply. (808) 967-7565.
CALLS TO ARTISTS
The Gallery at Ward Centre seeks portfolios of Hawai'i 3-D artists for gallery membership. Deliver resume, photos of works in progress and samples of recent works to the Gallery. Deadline: Dec. 31. 597-8034.
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Coalition announces call for original artworks completed within the past two years for the juried multimedia exhibition, "Living Harmony..." to be held in January. All categories and media on the theme "Living Harmony" are sought. Submissions: 9 a.m.-noon Jan. 5 at Honolulu Hale; $25 for each three entries. 395-4612.
Koa Gallery at Kapi'olani Community College seeks art from O'ahu residents for the Jan. 15-Feb. 9 exhibit entitled "9-11, Response and Remembrance." Work must have been created since Sept. 11, 2001, and reflect the artist's concerns, response or remembrance of the events of that day and their aftermath. Limit of two entries, with a $5 entry fee per work, student entries are free. Deadline: Jan. 15. Call for a prospectus and for instructions for students and Neighbor Island artists: 734-9375.
Hui No'eau Visual Arts Center, Makawao, Maui, is accepting applications for the 2002 Solo Shows, held July 5-Aug. 10, for Maui artists to present a complete body of work. Application deadline: Jan. 15. (808) 572-6560, ext. 4.
McNeese State University (Louisiana), Department of Visual Arts accepting slide entries for the 15th Annual National Works On Paper Competition. Up to two works in any media on paper, including photography and computer-generated images will be accepted with a $15 entry fee per work. For details and a prospectus: (337) 475-5060.
National Park Service is accepting applications for the Isle Royale (Michigan) National Park's 2002 Artist-in-Residence Program. Resident artists (writers, composers, visual and performance) live and work in the park for 2-3 week stays from mid-June through early September 2002. Deadline is Feb. 16. Call for application instructions: (906) 482-0984.
Canon U.S.A., Inc., Hawaii Branch announces the 2002 Amateur Photo Contest. Up to three original photographic prints from Hawai'i residents, taken between Jan. 1, 2001, and Feb. 28, 2002, on the theme "Flowers in Hawai'i," may be submitted between Dec. 1 and Feb. 28. Call for entry form and details: 522-5930.
Hawai'i Handweavers' Hui invites participation in the juried exhibit for mid-May 2002, "Home Is Where the Art Is." Handwoven works in any media for use, functional, conceptual or decorative, in the home will be considered. Deadline: May 2002. Call for prospectus: 591-8539.
Hali'imaile General Store, Maui, seeks art for display. Call between 9:30 and 11 a.m. for an appointment to show portfolio; ongoing. (808) 572-2666.
C & G Restaurant on Merchant Street seeks local artist to exhibit works on a theme of old downtown Honolulu (other themes considered); ongoing. 538-3181, 737-2403.
Britton Gallery, Northshore Marketplace, seeks fine arts and crafts reflecting Polynesian culture and island living; ongoing. 637-6505.
Ocean Art Gallery seeks woodworks, sculptures, raku, pottery and ceramic artwork preferably on an ocean theme; ongoing. Call for appointment: 263-6438.
Native Books and Beautiful Things seeks ceramics, glassware, woodwork and other handcrafted items from guest artists. All submissions must be designed, created and manufactured by hand in Hawai'i, ongoing. 591-9008.