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Hawaii Artist Archives at the University of Hawaii Library

The Archive of Hawaii Artists grew out of the Library's preeiminent artist archive, the Jean Charlot Collection.

Jean Charlot Collection Reading Room

Jean Charlot reading room

The Jean Charlot Collection is the University of Hawaii's premier collection of artist papers. Other collections of Hawaii artists in Hamilton Library grew from it by extension and are highlighted in the tabs on the left side of this page. For more information on Jean Charlot, see the website, separate online guide, or the entry for the collection in ArchivesSpace where you can click the print button at the top left to generate a preliminary finding aid.

The Archive of Hawaii Artists

Hawaii artist archives at Hamilton Library are available by appointment in the Jean Charlot Collection reading room on the 5th floor, across the hall from the Hawaiian and Pacific Collections reading room.

Note that services are extremely limited in response to covid-19.

Sources for research on Hawaii artists

Honolulu Museum of Art News Bulletin and Calendar:
https://evols.library.manoa.hawaii.edu/handle/10524/57641

See the separate guide on Hawaii Art 101 - A Resource List
https://guides.library.manoa.hawaii.edu/c.php?g=1024305

Subject Guide

Malia Van Heukelem's picture
Malia Van Heukelem
Contact:
Art Archivist Librarian, Jean Charlot Collection, Hawaii Artists & Architects
808-956-2849
Website