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As of Sunday, February 1, 2015


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Send items at least two weeks in advance of publication to 500 Ala Moana Blvd., Suite 7-210, Honolulu 96813, fax 529-4750 or email joshiro@staradvertiser.com.                  
 
OPENING 
 
Photographs by Canon Employees
Through Feb. 28, Canon U.S.A. Hawaii, Ward Plaza, suite 200, 522-5930. Opens Monday; reception, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
“Works on Paper” 
Through March 20, Bishop Square, Pauahi Tower. Opens Monday.
“Sand and Sea”
Works by Paula Rath. Through Feb. 27, Louis Pohl Gallery, 521-1812. Opens Tuesday. Reception: 6-8:30 p.m. Friday. 
“Windows”
Works by Jerry Mayfield. Through Feb. 27, Louis Pohl Gallery, 521-1812. Opens Tuesday. Reception: 6-8:30 p.m. Friday. 
“LESS = MORE”
Math made tangible through art. Through May 31, Honolulu Museum of Art Spalding House, 532-8700. Opens Wednesday.
“Lost and Found: Reef Relics”
Works by Mark Cunningham. Through February, Mu‘umu‘u Heaven, 263-3366, Opens Friday ; reception, 5-8 p.m.
 
SPECIAL 
 
Grand-opening party for Buddhist Art and Mind Center
With featured artist Jonathan Ming Ji. 2-5 p.m. Sunday, 315 Uluniu St., Suite 104, 218-8190.
 
CONTINUING
 
“Encounters with Hawai‘i: Art in an Age of Exploration, 1778-1820” 
Through Feb. 8, Honolulu Museum of Art, 532-8700.
20th Anniversary exhibit of REHAB’s Creative Arts Program 
Works by 28 patients from the Rehabilitation Hospital of the Pacific’s art program. Ends Tuesday, Honolulu Museum of Art School, rehabhospital.org.
LECTURES/MEETINGS/DEMOS                                                                                                                                                                            
Artist talk
With Egyptian artist Ganzeer. Noon-1:15 p.m. Wednesday, UH-Manoa, East-West Center, room 2118, 956-6888, gallery@hawaii.edu.
Roundtable discussion: “In The Name of Love: Modern and Contemporary Japanese Erotic Art” 
Artists Masami Teraoka and Yumiko Glover, sociologist Fumiko Takasugi and curator Stephen Salel discuss controversy of Japanese erotic art. 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Doris Duke Theatre, Honolulu Museum of Art, free, honolulumuseum.org.
“History of Japanese Art Since the 1950s” 
Art critic Toshio Shimizu discusses significant artists and collectives including Gutai, Neo Dada, High Red Center and Mono-ha. 6:30 p.m. Thursday, UH-Manoa art building auditorium, free, 956-6888, gallery@hawaii.edu.
“Enjoying Shunga: The Public Reception of Japanese Erotic Art, Past and Present”
Ishigami Aki, curator of the British Museum’s exhibit “Shunga: Sex and Pleasure in Japanese Art,” discusses the genre. 5:30 p.m. Friday, Doris Duke Theatre, Honolulu Museum of Art, free, honolulumuseum.org.  
 
WORKSHOPS/CLASSES  
 
Discharge and blacking printing 
Create a unique T-shirt using vegetables, fruits and plants. 10-11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Foster Botanical Garden, $15 plus admission, registration required, 522-7066.
 
NOTICES 
 
Call to artists
The National Audubon Society and Nature’s Best Photography Exhibition is seeking entries for its annual bird photography contest. Prizes in five categories: grand, professional, amateur, fine art and youth (ages 13 to 17). Deadline: Feb. 23. Visit audubonphotoawards.org.






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