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NEW EXHIBIT: NIUHI-SHARK

Volcano Art Center is proud to announce the next fine art exhibition to be displayed at the Volcano Art Center Gallery in Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park from February 16th – March 24th, 2019. The exhibition titled NIUHI-SHARK honors Kamehameha The Great in both paint and prose with original paintings created by Carl F. K. Pao […]

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NEW EXHIBIT: From the Slopes of Two Mountains

Volcano Art Center announces From The Slopes Of Two Mountains, an art exhibition featuring the glass works of  Michael Mortara, Misato Mochizuki Mortara, W. Chris Lowry and Marianne J. Lowry. The exhibit will open to the public on January 5th and continue through February 10th, 2019 at the Volcano Art Center Gallery in Hawai`i Volcanoes National Park. An opening reception with the artists will be held on […]

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About VAC

Watch an overview video that covers the activities, services and programs that The Volcano Art Center provides.

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Hula Arts

Gain insights about our thriving, engaging and interactive activities covering our Hawaiian cultural programming.

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Niaulani Rainforest

Nothing beats walking through our native Hawaiian rainforest, but until you come to visit us this video is the next best thing!

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The Art Gallery

Our gallery is one of the best places to visit in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park! Gain depth about our gallery in this video!

About the Volcano Art Center

help support the arts, HAWAIIAN culture and environment

photoVolcano Art Center is a nonprofit educational institution dedicated to nurturing creative discovery, learning and sharing through arts education and artistic development. Volcano Art Center develops, promotes and perpetuates the artistic, cultural and environmental heritage of Hawai’i’s people through the arts and education.

Volcano Art Center (VAC) is based out of two locations in Volcano on the Big Island of Hawai’i, at Kīlauea, the world’s most accessible and active volcano: our Gallery in Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park & our Niaulani Campus Administrative Office in Volcano Village.

We are passionate about Art & Nature

Voted year after year as the best gallery on the Big Island of Hawai’i, the Volcano Art Center Gallery is a must-see stop in Volcano.

Na Mea Hawai’i (all Things Hawaiian) Programs

Since 1980, Volcano Art Center (VAC) has continually sponsored a variety of award-winning activities and workshops that expose participants to aspects of the rich Hawaiian culture.

Become a Member of the Volcano Art Center!

All memberships receive a variety of benefits that increase with member levels and include: discounts on purchases at the Volcano Art Center Gallery and online as well as on VAC classes, workshops, and VAC logo merchandise at our Ni‘aulani Campus. Members also receive discounts on VAC sponsored concerts and performances.