Exhibit: NIUHI-SHARK: Honoring Kamehameha the Great in Paint and ProseName: Exhibit: NIUHI-SHARK: Honoring Kamehameha the Great in Paint and ProseDate: March 12, 2020Time: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM HSTWebsite: http://donkeymillartcenter.orgEvent Description:
On view January 25-March 20 during open gallery hours, Weds-Sat 10am-6pm.
The Donkey Mill Art Center is honored to present NIUHI-SHARK: Honoring Kamehameha The Great in Paint & Prose featuring original paintings created by Carl F. K. Pao paired with selections from the book Kamehameha The Rise of a King by Kawika Eyre with illustrations by Brook Parker. The exhibit was created in 2019 in commemoration of the 200th anniversary of King Kamehameha?s passing in West Hawai`i.
All are invited to hear different perspectives on the life of Kamehameha, his leadership, complex relationships with Ka?u chief Keoua, and how we can move into the future with learned from the lessons of the past. in particular his complex relationship with the Ka?u chief Keoua. The exhibit and supporting events promise paint, prose, protocol and conversations providing cultural, historical, and educational experiences.