The Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum board of directors has announced that Melanie Y. Ide will serve as the museum’s new president & chief executive officer.
Honolulu, Hawaiʻi – In June 2017, the double-hulled voyaging canoe Hōkūleʻa completed a three-year circumnavigation of the Earth, charting her course around the globe by observation of the wind, waves, sun and stars.
It is with fond remembrance and deep appreciation that the ‘ohana of the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum mourns the loss of Dr. Yosihiko Sinoto, the Museum’s Kenneth P. Emory Distinguished Chair in Anthropology, who died peacefully during the evening of October 4, 2017.
American animation characters have captured the hearts and imaginations of children for more than a hundred years. Today, through breakthroughs in stop-motion and CGI technology, kids of all ages are drawn into the world of animation in creative and educational ways. Visitors will explore the unique world of animation at Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum’s newest traveling exhibit, “Animation Academy: From Pencils to Pixels,” on display in the Castle Memorial Building from Oct. 7, 2017–Jan. 14, 2018. Using 19 interactive components from drawing stations to a 3D stop-motion station, visitors will see their favorite animated characters come to life.
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