Meet The Gallery: Waikiki's New Art Gallery-slash-Coffeeshop Hotspot
Art is in the air in Waikiki this winter! Many people are suddenly in the mood for the world's best java with a side of incredible art after peeping early glimpses of The Gallery on Instagram. This new creative space provides a platform for Hawaii's next batch of iconic artists and beyond. Located on the ground floor of the Waikiki Beachcomber, right on Kalakaua Ave., The Gallery is emboldening the local community to get excited about local art like never before. Take a look at three reasons why The Gallery is Waikiki’s coolest new spot.
1. The Galley Provides a Professional Platform for Shining Locals
The Gallery is quickly becoming the spot to be seen, see art and have your art seen on Waikiki's ever-budding art scene. The venture is already helping to put the spotlight on local artists and designers in big ways. Art lovers are able to discover up-and-coming art stars early and often.
2. The Gallery Has Room for Both Emerging and Established Artists
There's no playing favorites at The Gallery. Curators behind the endeavor are committed to giving equal space to both established artists and emerging stars. There is always a spirit of collaboration instead of an aura of competition, and The Gallery is truly a place where artists of all genres and popularity levels are supported.
3. The Gallery Features Affordable, Accessible Art
Many pieces that are available for sale at The Gallery are affordable enough for casual collectors and those who just want a great to hang in their living room. The art is also experimental and progressive; you can expect to see boundaries pushed and broken. Art is also renewed regularly to reflect the changing themes and messages of local artists from both local and global perspectives.
The Gallery Is Part of Hawaii's Most Instagrammed Coffeeshop
Hawaiian Aroma Caffe truly delivers culture in a cup for Hawaii's tastemakers of all kinds—and is known as Hawaii's most Instagrammed spots from its first beginnings by Jonathan Rotmensch (on of our very own Beachcomber Originals).
Famed for its use of premium beans, Hawaiian Aroma Caffe is home to some of the best coffee in the world. The drink menu also offers a vivid assortment of spirits, plus a menu of world-famous acai bowls, luxury waffles, tasty panini and more.
Staying Local Means Supporting Local: Ride the Rush of Hawaii's Art Scene in Waikiki
The Gallery is destined to introduce a new generation of first-time visitors to the beauty and boldness of Hawaii's art scene and join the other great art around Waikiki—including art by Beachcomber Originals throughout Waikiki Beachcomber and new murals at both Outrigger Reef and Waikiki Malia by Outrigger. The Gallery offers one more way for art lovers staying with Outrigger to embrace the local art scene while supporting authentic Hawaiian artists—book your stay now at Waikiki's only craft hotel to experience some of Hawaii's best local art and culture!
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