Wailea, Maui, Hawaii – (April 26, 2017) The Shops at Wailea is pleased to announce their monthly signature event, ARTwalk, Wednesday, May 3, 2017. ARTwalk takes place the first Wednesday of every month from 6pm – 8pm on the second level of The Shops surrounding the art galleries.
This complimentary event is open to the public and features fine art, entertainment and promotes local visual art and artists in a wide range of mediums and artistic style, including painting, sculpture, metal art, handmade jewelry, photography, glass works and island wood carvings. This is an opportunity to meet fellow art lovers, visitors, residents, artist and experience the creativity of some of Hawaii and the world’s finest artists – at Maui’s premier luxury retail venue.
ARTwalk allows guests to stroll through six diverse galleries and meet the artists in residence at The Shops. Galleries include: aFeinberg Gallery, Ki’i Galleries, Lahaina Galleries, Mouche Gallery, National Geographic | Fine Art Galleries, and Tasini Tiki Gallery.
The Shops at Wailea continues to give back to the community, supporting a different Maui non-profit each month with sixty percent of the special event parking fees from the signature events such as ARTwalk at The Shops and Concerts at The Shops, going to the non-profit. Four-hour event parking is available for $5 and can be purchased at the non-profit’s parking table.
“Our goal is to enrich the community through exploration and discovery in the arts and music, all while supporting local businesses and non-profits,” said Brian Yano, General Manager of The Shops at Wailea.
Hospice Maui, which has provided compassionate care and support for families on Maui since 1981, is the recipient of the May donation from ARTwalk and Concerts at The Shops.
Founded 35 years ago, Hospice Maui provides the highest level of professional, ethical and deeply compassionate care by giving physical comfort, as well as emotional and spiritual support, for people who are terminally ill. They also work to support and assist families before death and while they are grieving. Last year, Hospice Maui was awarded “Best Places to Work”.