IWALANI KALUHIOKALANI

Lives and works in Boston, MA, USA, and Marseille, France


EDUCATION

2003 BFA Painting, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA

Laban Bartenieff Movement Studies, Lesley College, Cambridge, MA

Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2020 UNBOUND, Gallery 1832 at Lab Central and Pfizer Building, MIT, Cambridge, MA 

2020 M A G I C, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA

2018 I See a Landscape In You, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA

2016 I Felt Your Presence, Brickbottom Studios, Somerville, MA

2016 GATHERINGS, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2021 FPAC Annual Members Show, FPAC Gallery, 300 Summer St, Boston, MA

2021 Women in Abstraction, curated by Destiny Palmer, New Art Center, Newton, MA

2020 Leaps of Imagination, curated by art_works, Artfare app (digital show)

2020 SIZZLE, Bromfield Gallery, Boston, MA

2020 Songs of Innocence, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA

2020 Hello World (TransCultural Exchange), Dorchester Art Project, Boston, MA 

2020 Modern Love, Assemblage Gallery, 70a Sleeper St, Boston, MA

2019 Marking A Decade, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA

2019 THEN and NOW, FPAC Gallery, 70a Sleeper St, Boston, MA

2019 Human Gestures OCTOBER, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA

2019 40, FPAC Gallery, 300 Summer St, Boston, MA

2019 WET!, Bromfield Gallery, Boston, MA

2019 BCA BALL, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA

2019 Human Gestures MAY, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA

2018 Galatea NOW, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA

2018 Human Gestures SEPTEMBER, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA

2018 Human Gestures MAY, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA

2018 GIMME SHELTER, Brickbottom Gallery, Somerville, MA

2017 Fresh Forward, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA

2017 Members Exhibition, Brickbottom Gallery, Somerville, MA

2017 October Alcove, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA

2017 UNVEILED Hallspace Drawing Project, Hallspace Gallery, Boston, MA

2017 Makers Love Company, Island Copper Gallery, Martha's Vineyard, MA 

2017 Bodies In Motion, Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, Boston, MA

2017 TIME, Brickbottom Studios, Somerville, MA

2017 Myth and Magic, Brickbottom Gallery, Somerville, MA

2017 Art OFF the Wall, Brookline Center for the Arts, Brookline MA

2017 March Alcove, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA

2016 Easy Acquisitions, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA

2016 Small Works Show, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA

2016 May Alcove, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA

2016 ONE NIGHT ONLY, Wareham St., Boston, MA

2016 Fun A Day Boston, Aviary Gallery, Jamaica Plain, MA

2015 Small(er) Works and Other Offerings, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA 

2015 November Alcove, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA

2015 Hallspace Drawing Project, Hallspace Gallery, Boston, MA

2015 ReSearch, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA 

2014 Hallspace Drawing Project, Hallspace Gallery, Boston, MA

2014 CRFT SHW, Vineyard Haven, Martha’s Vineyard, MA

2010 Welcome to My House, MyHouse Art Space, Brooklyn, NY

2010 Recollect, Repeat, Retrieve then Reapply, Machines with Magnets, Pawtucket, RI 

2002 Two-Person Show, Art Market Gallery, Jamaica Plain, MA


AWARDS/RESIDENCIES

2021 ACTivate Residency, Lead Artist, multi-disciplinary site specific installation of paintings dance and sound, Boston Center for the Arts: Cyclorama Building, Boston MA

2021 The Denis Diderot Artist-in-Residence Award, Château D' Orquevaux, Orquevaux, France 

2003 Graduation with Distinction, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA 

2003 Departmental Honors, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA 

2002 Lawrence Kupferman Award, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA 

2001 Lawrence Kupferman Award, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA


COLLECTIONS

Private Corporate Collection, Cambridge, MA

Santa Fe Community College, Santa Fe, NM

Michelle L. Morby Collection, San Francisco, CA

Elizabeth D. Rowe Collection, Boston, MA