March 4 – April 6, 2018
Free and open to the public
Combined opening receptions for:
Material Slip, Commons Gallery, UHM
2018 MFA Thesis Exhibitions, The Art Gallery, UHM
The Extended Hawaiian Body, John Young Museum of Art, UHM
Sunday, March 4
2:30 – 3:00 p.m., Artist talk by Visiting Artist Io Palmer, Commons Gallery
3:00 – 5:00 p.m., Reception, The Art Gallery
LECTURE by Margery Amdur : Between-My-Selves
Tuesday, March 6 at 3:30pm, room 308
Artists Margery Amdur (Philadelphia, PA), Diana Baumbach (Laramie, Wyoming), Josephine Cachemaille (Auckland, NZ), Michelle Forsyth (Toronto, Canada), Wendy Kawabata (Honolulu, Hawaii), and Io Palmer (Pullman, WA) isolate and subvert materials to pose questions about the role of materials and the handmade in the 21st century. In this exhibition the artists present work that has developed out of similar methodologies, but is visually distinct.
SPONSORS: University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa’s Department of Art + Art History and College of Arts + Humanities; SEED IDEAS, UHM; Student Activity and Program Fee Board, UHM; and supported by Waikiki Parc Hotel – Hospitality Sponsor for the Arts at UH Mānoa; and anonymous donors.
Gallery hours + admission:
Mon. – Fri. 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Sun. 12:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Closed Saturdays; Prince Kūhiō Day, Mar. 26; Good Friday, Mar. 30;
Easter, Apr. 1.
By appointment: Spring Break, Mar. 27 – 29.
Free admission. Donations are appreciated.
Parking fees may apply.
Amass #17, 2017
Hand-cut, manipulated, and sealed miniature foam constructions, ink, gouache, pastel pigment, canvas
8′ x 10′ x 15″ – 24″
Courtesy of the artist