Artist Mayumi Oda will host a painting exhibition titled “A Prayer for the New Birth of Japan” at the Honolulu Museum of Art, about 30 minutes from Ko Olina. This artistic series was inspired by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami that ravaged Japan and follow the ancient Japanese style “Yamato-e”.
The exhibition will begin with an exhibition blessing by members of the Buddhist temple and the director of the Hawaiian cultural foundation on Thursday, May 24 at 3 pm. Admission to the museum costs $10 for adults and $5 for children. Admission is free for children under 4 years old. For more information, visit honolulumuseum.org.