New Protocols for Entry to Gallery ‘Iolani


Join us on Saturday, July 20 from 10 am – 4 pm in celebrating the 50th anniversary of the moon landing.

Brave New World

Every generation has a story to tell.

A new generation of artists featuring, Alina Kawai, Erin Marquez, Kana Ogawa, Daniel Stratis, Bronson Shimabukuro, Chiho Ushio, and Andrew Yamauchi will be opening an exhibit on March 29th to May 5th, 2019.

Artist reception March 29th: 4 – 7 pm.
Artist talks in the gallery: March 31, and April 28, 3 – 4 pm

Taking Flight

Featuring Jodi Endicott, Jon Hamlin, and Sarah Hyland January 25 – February 25, 2019 Opening Reception, January 25, 4 – 7 p.m.

Confluence 5

Join us for Confluence 5, an exhibition of outstanding student work from studio art classes in ceramics, design, color theory, drawing, gallery design and management, painting, photography, screen printing and sculpture.   October 26 — November 25 Gallery Hours Sunday – Friday, 1 — 5 p.m. The gallery will be closed in observance of holidays … Continue Reading

Beneath the Surface

The living sea is a thing of beauty, but beneath the surface human activity and pollution has put its very survival in jeopardy. Three Kona artists make a statement about the threat beneath the surface.   Artists: Wayne Levin, Laurel Schultz & Hiroki Morinoue   September 7 – 30, 2018 Artists Reception: Friday, September 7, 4 – 7 … Continue Reading

A Legacy of Teaching

A Legacy of Teaching: Snowden Hodges and Former Students honors the remarkable Drawing, Painting, and Atelier programs established and taught by Snowden Hodges for more than 30 years at Windward Community College.


Early College is a partnership between Windward Community College and High School students to provide an accelerated learning experience. This exhibit highlights an Early College ART 113 drawing class at Castle high School. This class meets the same academic course level of the University of Hawaii drawing standards for college credit, taught throughout the community … Continue Reading

Raku Hoʻolauleʻa 2017

KĀNE‘OHE–Gallery ‘Iolani presents a centuries-old ceramic art form originated in Japan in an exhibition of 37 potters and ceramic masters who participated in the Raku Ho‘oleule‘a 2017 at Mokulē‘ia in May 2017. The exhibition includes more than 70 artworks that were glazed and fired at the beach, and juried by experts in contemporary and traditional … Continue Reading

I Don’t Know How I Feel, But I Feel You

Opening Reception:  Friday, April 7, 4-7 p.m.  The exhibit features the work of Oʻahu based visual artists who are all connected in some way.  It is an exhibition, which considers our seemingly immediate and innate ability to connect with others without reason or understanding of how such a sensation is generated. It’s happened to everyone: … Continue Reading


Voyaging:  The Art of Wayfinding A selection of thalassic art from the Art in Public Places Collection of the Hawaiʻi State Foundation on Culture and the Arts. January 29 – March 5, 2017 Opening Reception:  Sunday, January 29, 2-4 p.m.   GALLERY IOLANI EVENTS Voyaging: The Art of Wayfinding, January 29-March 5, 2015   Sunday, … Continue Reading