Tour + Talk Story

Explore the galleries and discuss what you’ve learned.
Our docents lead discussions in the galleries that will inspire you to consider art, cultures and eras in new ways.

Tour + Talk Story is held Tuesday, Thursday, and Sunday afternoons, with location varying according to exhibition.

Honolulu Museum of Art: 2:30-4pm | post-tour meeting in Palm Courtyard
Honolulu Museum of Art School: 2:30-4pm
Spalding House: 1:30-3pm | post-tour meeting in Spalding House Café

The tour is free with museum admission, and free for members.

Tour + Talk Story Schedule 2017


Date:                                                                                                                                                    

Tour • Docent:

August 22, 24 + 27

Art and literature • Andrea Snyder

August 29, 31 + Sept 3

Fiber journeys at the Art School • Mary Rhine

September 5, 7 + 10

Confucianism Reflected in Chinese Art • Nancy Whitman

September 12 + 14

Global Warming • Lynne Armstrong, Mary Rhine

September 19, 21 + 24

Maki Haku and the Poetry of Form • Lizzy Lowrey

September 26, 28 + October 1

Abstract Expressionism* • Mary Flynn

October 3, 5 + 8

The World Reflected • Carole Iacovelli
October 10 + 12

Body of Work • Susan Palmore

October 17, 19 + 22

Exploring Mark Rothko, William de Kooning and Jackson Pollack* • Susan Palmore

October 24, 26 + 29

Frightful Faces • Karen Ley, Lynne Hiyakumoto

October 31, November 2 + 5

Body Language: How to Communicate or Confuse People • Steve Miller

November 7, 9 + 12

Hawai'i Icons of Abstract Expressionism* • Cathy Levinson

November 14 + 16

The Darker Side of Light: The Rise of Impressionism • Hannah Slovin, Nancy Miwa

November 21 + 26

The Human Figure, East to West, Ancient to Modern • Margaret Mann

November 28 + 30

The Body Beautiful: Ornamentation Across Cultures • Maeona Mendelson

*Requires $10 special exhibit admission for Abstract Expressionism: Looking East from the Far West