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Articles with keyword "Hawaii"

Photograph of Georgia O'Keeffe in Hawaii


Georgia O'Keeffe Paints Hawaii

Inspired by a lush landscape completely unlike her beloved desert, Georgia O'Keeffe put her own stamp on Hawaii.

W. S. Merwin


Over a Career Spanning Six Decades, American Poet W. S. Merwin Transformed Anger into Art

Translation, travel, theater, and nature inspire an independent poet.

Traditional children’s games

50 States of Preservation: Hawaiian Mission Houses Historic Site and Archives in Honolulu, Hawaii

By Ralph Canevali

An NEH Preservation Assistant Grant helps Hawaiian Mission Houses Historic Site and Archives preserve thousands of documents and artifacts related to Hawaiian history.

David Igler


Sea Captains Changed the Pacific World. David Igler Explains How.

Western Americanist and native Californian David Igler on sea captains who sought their fortunes


The Money Bean

Japanese traditions survive on a Kona coffee farm.


Feathers and Bones

Treasures from the Bishop Museum tell the Hawaiian royal story.


Riding Ancient Waves

Guided only by stars and the sea, a thousand years ago these explorers created an empire of ocean.

In Focus

Hawai'i's Bob Buss

Bob Buss promotes history in Hawai'i.

Hawaiian Garden shirt


Beyond Island Wear

Alfred Shaheen brought Hawaiian fashion to the world.

Temple blending eastern and western elements


Hawaiian Angle on Building

One person's pagoda is another's bell tower.