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East Hawaii Cultural Center

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Nice gallery in older building in downtown Hilo. Nov. 2018 was an exhibition of UH and visiting artists. Non-commercial

Nice gallery in older building in downtown Hilo. Nov. 2018 was an exhibition of UH and visiting... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
FarAway08586742406
Never a dull moment

Enriching our unique town, this art venue is vibrant and very community oriented, from local... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2017
gardengirl54
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7 Nov 2018
“Nice gallery in older building in downtown Hilo. Nov. 2018 was an exhibition of UH and visiting artists. Non-commercial”
22 Feb 2017
“Never a dull moment”
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141 Kalakaua St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2807
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Nice gallery in older building in downtown Hilo. Nov. 2018 was an exhibition of UH and visiting artists. Non-commercial!!!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank FarAway08586742406
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Enriching our unique town, this art venue is vibrant and very community oriented, from local classical concerts, to cutting edge Gallery shows, this place grows art. A huge supporter of Youth Arts, this commuity of artist supports the local youth and offers a great summer...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank gardengirl54
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We were walking Hilo town when we spotted an exhibition of Korean calligraphy, with great historic and cultural information of a culture often dominated by China and Japan.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank marien586
Reviewed 23 January 2017

The EHCC is apparently a space for events and classes in addition to its gallery space and store. The latter two are what attracts the visitor. Space allows (I suspect always) a single exhibit. The light and glass show by Cathy Cunningham-Little when we were...More

Date of experience: January 2017
2  Thank nurealam
Reviewed 14 November 2016

I attended the first in the Tea Series, a Japanese Tea Ceremony, to introduce the audience to culture through the tradition of serving tea. It was fantastic! The stage was set up like a tea house and guests were invited to participate along with guidance....More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank MotherSunshine
Reviewed 27 April 2013

EHCC hosts small local artists. Great place to see a local play at a great, reasonable price. Recently had a Hawaiian quilt show, with master quilters answering questions. Free.

Date of experience: February 2013
5  Thank Sniffer0320
Reviewed 8 April 2013

Just saw a show of traditional Hawaiian style quilts at the center. They were all made by local fiber artists and despite the small area, there was a good variety of styles to see. Workshops were being offered at the center also. It is directly...More

Date of experience: April 2013
2  Thank bobreda
Reviewed 10 November 2012

Local art and artists works shown in juried environments. There are some shows that are outstanding: Spring (May) and Fall (November) Art Show and the Young at Art in March come to mind. Great gift shop too.

Date of experience: November 2012
1  Thank dharmasurfer
Reviewed 10 August 2012

Every exhibit I've seen there has been wonderful but it is also a small venue, so it doesn't take long to visit

Date of experience: June 2012
2  Thank MaryruthInHilo
Reviewed 14 July 2012

I vist the East Hawaii Cultural Center as frequently as I can to view the work of local artists. It is a wonderful experience and reveals the stunning talent we have on the Big Island.

Date of experience: June 2012
5  Thank Volcanoite
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