Hiroshi Honda: Detained (exhibition)


RG Media Type exhibitions
Title Hiroshi Honda: Detained
Creators Honolulu Academy of Art
Interest Level Grades 3-5; Grades 6-8; Grades 9-12; Adult
Theme Expression through art; Evils of racism; Displacement
Genre Art; History
Availability No availability
Free Web Version No
Has Teaching Aids? No
Geography Japan; United States
Chronology 1910s-1940s
Facility Sand Island [42]; Tule Lake [10]

Exhibition featuring the internment art of Hiroshi Honda at the Honolulu Academy of Art (HAA) which ran from June 21 to September 9, 2012. Hiroshi Honda: Detained, was the HAA's second exhibition of Honda's art, after Reflections of Internment: The Art of Hawaii's Hiroshi Honda in 1994. The exhibition included drawings and watercolors produced during Honda's internment in camps in Hawai'i and in the continental U.S. drawn from the HAA's permanent collection.

Authored by Brian Niiya, Densho

For More Information

David A. M. Goldberg, "Art Breaks Free of Camp," Honolulu Star-Advertiser, Aug. 5, 2012.

Hiroshi Honda: Detained on the Honolulu Academy of Art website, http://honolulumuseum.org/art/exhibitions/12866-hiroshi_honda_detained.