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Upgraded rainbow murals dazzle onlookers once again

By Bob Sigall

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jul 04, 2014

~~<p>I attended the unveiling of Hilton Hawaiian Village's renovated rainbow murals last week. After 45 years in Hawaii's sun and salt air, the original murals -- two identical ones on each side of the building -- were showing their age.</p>
<p>Admirably, Hilton undertook a four-year, $4.25 million renovation. Both murals were digitally photographed, laboriously torn down, and re-created using modern technology.</p>
~~

I attended the unveiling of Hilton Hawaiian Village's renovated rainbow murals last week. After 45 years in Hawaii's sun and salt air, the original murals -- two identical ones on each side of the building -- were showing their age.

Admirably, Hilton undertook a four-year, $4.25 million renovation. Both murals were digitally photographed, laboriously torn down, and re-created using modern technology. Login for more...



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