JoinedSeptember 3, 2020

Designing Women

Step inside the spaces and sensibilities of three creatives laying the foundation for a new generation of Hawai‘i interior design.

Tides of Change

For years, conventional wisdom held that armoring coastlines was the only way to keep the sea at bay. Today, a softer—but no less scientific—touch reveals otherwise.

Heart of Hula

The essence of hula culture on Hawai‘i Island begins with the kumu of the dance.

Stringed Revival

In the charming studio of a Kailua luthier, vintage instruments awaiting restoration hold charming songs and hidden stories.

Be Our Guest

Whether cooking for an intimate group at Park Lane or helming his acclaimed namesake restaurant, chef Alan Wong uses a recipe for success that is surprisingly simple.

The Land of the Rising Sun and Surf

While the allure of sun and surf draws an increasing amount of Japanese entrepreneurs to set up shop in Hawai‘i, perseverance and business acumen prove the recipes for success for these local businesses.

Upholding the Arts

Private collections help to prop up society’s most imaginative individuals.

Products of Their Environment

From their island home to Hollywood, the Kandell brothers reflect on the outsized role Hawai‘i has played in their lives and careers.

Living for Art

Married artists Deborah Butterfield and John Buck find emotional and intellectual connection in their works.