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Premiere of HIonART TV program July 20 CH11 at 11pm
July 20, 2019 @ 23:00
A new tv program produced by former Hawaii State Senator and arts advocate Wil Espero will premiere on Saturday July 20, 2019 on Oceanic Cable Channel 11@11pm. It is a weekly program that will focus on local Hawai’i artists of all media and practices in various stages of their career. The program seeks to present and bring visibility to the artists working in the islands and to showcase the wide array of talent and issues being tackled by these creators and makers.
The initial season premieres with visiting five artists: Jodi Endicott sculptor working with issues of the economy and climate change; Estria Miyashiro mural and graffitti artist working with children to claim their place in history with Mele Murals; Richie Lucero tatttoo artist of Black Cat Tattoo helping others find their expression through his artistry; Anne Namba, Fashion Designer giving validation and empowerment through presentation and adornment; Dawn Yoshimura creator and storyteller working with making art to create and connect to our homes and histories.
Tell friends and family and if you have a story to share with Hawai’i contact HI on Art at www.hionart.com!