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December 2014 / January 2015
Native IntelligenceArt and Archeology
The Velvet Touch
A Better Boardshort
The Ancient Mariner
The Pizzaiolo of Kaka‘ako
Bicycle Built for Sixteen
University of Joe
FeaturesA Hawaiian in Paris
Kilohana Silve brought hula to the City of Lights in the 1980s. Then she created an entire festival.
From cordage to hooks, artist Gary Eoff re-creates the fishing technology of old Hawai‘i
The King’s Country
Challenge and change in the birthplace of Kamehameha
A coconut log, firecrackers, scavenged bougainvillea — to Kahi Ching, everything is a mediumChamber of Mirrors and Moonlight
The Mughal Suite at Doris Duke’s Shangri La opens to the public for the first timeThe Aerialist
Big airs, deep tubes and major titles: John John Florence is surfing’s next phenomHapa Haole Home
For the last thirty-five years Harry B. has kept the sound of Hawai‘i’s territorial era alive in the Islands and beyondFor the Love of Loulu
Hawai‘i’s only native palm evolved into twenty-four species that once forested the IslandsScholar of Style
Harold Koda—the curator in charge of the Met’s Costume Institute—is a master of all things sartorialThe Hidden Giant
O‘ahu’s Wai‘anae and Ko‘olau volcanoes have an older siblingThe Other Hawaiian Renaissance
The 1970s wasn’t the only time Hawaiian culture saw a major renewal—the 1870s witnessed one, too.
Pau HanaThe Green Police
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