Commission on Culture & the Arts

  • Assisting the County in the preservation of the artistic and cultural heritages of all its people
  • Promoting a community environment which provides equal and abundant opportunity for exposure to culture and the arts in all its forms
  • Encouraging and providing equal opportunity for the development of cultural and artistic talents of the people of the County. Makes recommendations, provides advice and assists County departments or agencies authorized to expend funds for the acquisition of works of art by the County
  • Assists in the evaluation, selection, and commissioning of artists and craftsmen and in the evaluation and review of works in progress
  • Assists in the evaluation, selection and purchase of works of art not specifically commissioned by the County
  • Assists in the acceptance of works of art offered as gifts to the County. Makes recommendations and submits proposals to the various branches, departments, agencies and officers of the County with respect to the formulation of new arts and culture programs and expansion of existing programs in the development of the County's program for the preservation, advancement and dissemination of culture and the arts to its citizens
Agendas and Minutes
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  • Kelly McHugh (Waiehu) 3/31/2014
  • Phillip Gagle - Chair (Pukalani) 3/31/2015
  • Henry Allen (Lahaina) 3/31/2016
  • Caroline Belsom (Lahaina) 3/31/2016
  • Evalina "Nani" Watanabe (Wailuku) 3/31/2016
  • Stephen Hynson (Makawao) 3/31/2017
  • Clifford Libed (Wailuku) 3/31/2017
  • Oliver Caberto (Lanai) 3/31/2018
  • Jamie Clark (Wailuku) 3/31/2018
Contact Information
Supporting Department: Department of Housing & Human Concerns
Phone: (808) 270-7805
Fax: (808) 270-7165
Secondary Contact, Office of the Mayor: (808) 270-7855