This exhibition explores our most popular water sport, beginning with Native Hawaiian history and knowledge of he'e nalu, and the evolution of surf culture in the islands today.
New work from an accomplished group of artists of the islands will include Carol Bennett, Pete Cabrinha, Peter Shepard Cole, Mark Cunningham, Wayne Levin, Charlie Lyon, and Noble Richardson.
Opening reception and walk-through for MACC members & invited guests: Saturday, December 15 | 5:00 pm
Coming up: a vintage surf film, two lectures, and a family event!
Thursday January 10 / Castle Theater/ 7:00 pm
Film by Bud Browne,the father of the surf film genre, with archival footage showcasing more than fifty of surfing's greatest legends, such as George Downing, Buzzy Trent, Gerry Lopez, and Duke Kahanamoku.
Screening will be followed by a talk story with Anna Trent Moore and professional surfing athletes Kai Lenny, Paige Alms, and others. Tickets: $12(plus applicable fees)
available at the MACC Box Office
808-242-SHOW or online at MauiArts.org
Observe & Play Family Day
Saturday, January 12, 10am - noon
Families can view the exhibit, and engage in some hands-on art-making fun. FREE!
Sunday, January 27, 2 - 4pm
Women and Legends of Surfing
Pulama Collier will share her knowledge about traditional surfing stories..
Selling Hawai'i with Surfing, 1880-1980
Rare and historic illustrations described and explained by author/
historian DeSoto Brown.
Lectures are FREE events, but space is limited.
First come/first seated