Monday, September 12, 2011

Day 8 with Dougherty: The Form Unforms

Dougherty's crescent-shaped forms are rapidly unfolding on the grounds of Hui No`eau, as he and his right-hand woman, Nathalie Nunez, lead a new crew of volunteers each day in the in's & out's of Stickwork construction. Take a look:

Mahalo to today's crew:
Becky Lewis
Bill Worcester
Carla Thistle
Chris Miller
Claudia Johnson
Fiama Von Shuetze
Francis Kone
Jeanne Paynick
Jill Bernshause
Judy Bisgard
Michelle Jewell
Nathalie Nunez
Patrick Dougherty
Rose Gabriel
Zoe Brownbird

We are offering 2 exciting opportunities this week to meet the artist and learn more about how and why this project came to be: 1) A luncheon at 12:00 pm today (September 13), compliments of Hui board members Shannon Hoekstra & Tim Garcia and 2) An artist talk, slideshow and panel discussion this Thursday, (September 15)/ FREE, moderated by Keith Wolter, Executive Director of the Maui AIDS Foundation and host of KAOI's Maui Non-Profit Directors Association Radio Show, with panelists Patrick Dougherty, Arts & Science Illustrator Ghalib El-Khalidi, Hui Executive Director Caroline Killhour, Founder and Board President of Hawaiian Islands Land Trust Helen Nielsen, and Maui Invasive Species Committee Manager Teya Penniman. Learn more here.

If you would like to join us for lunch today, please call 572-6560 to pre-order ($25/ person). Thursday's artist talk & panel discussion is FREE, beginning at 5:30 pm. We hope you'll join us!

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