The Hawai`i Watercolor Society sponsors several shows each year. The juried Member's Show, the fall Open Show and other shows are usually held in the spring or summer, fall, and the holiday season. View info and recent show images below. Past show images here.
2019 Fall Open Show Information And Registration
The Chemistry of Water
Dates: October 28 - November 22, 2019.
Location: Honolulu Museum of Art School Gallery - 1111 Victoria St., Honolulu, HI 96814
Hours: Tuesday-Sunday 10 am - 4:30 pm
Opening & Awards Friday October 18th, 5-8 pm, public invited
Entry Fees: Please pay your entry fee, catalog fee, or sitting fee here.
For your entry fee: You will also need to sign and mail the Entry Agreement form found in the Prospectus. Catalog and sitting fees (see Prospectus) are payable during drop off on October 12th.
Maximum Entries is FOUR
HWS Members: 1st entry $20, others $10 each.
Non-HWS Members: 1st entry $35, others $20 each.
Catalog Fee (per artist): $10
Sitting Fee (per four hour block of time): $25
Note: One block per entry accepted. No charge if you sit 1 block per accepted work
You may pay with a credit card or your PayPal account.
Please read the Prospectus for complete info on how to submit your artwork.
Friday, August 30, 2019: Deadline for Entries to be RECEIVED (jpegs, liability release, payment)
Allow 4 working days for Oahu (USPS). Allow 7 working days for Maui, Hawaii, Kauai. Allow 10 working days for mainland.
Week of September 16-21: Notification of Acceptance by email
October 10, 2019: Last day for shipped accepted works to be received at Arts at Marks Garage, 1159 Nuuanu Ave., Honolulu, HI 96817
October 12, 2019: Drop off and sign up. Hand delivery of accepted paintings at HoMAS Main Gallery and sign up for sitting. Hours: 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
October 18, 2019: Opening Reception, Art School Lobby, 5 to 8 p.m., public invited.
November 22, Friday: Take Down. The show ends 4:30 pm. You may come and pick up your piece AFTER 4:30 p.m. from 4:45-6:00 p.m. or Saturday November 23rd 9-11 a.m.