Works by 11 artists who led the counterculture of the '60s and '70s will be on display through Dec. 31 with an opening reception from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Puka Puka in Paia.
"Far Art," hails the "cosmic vibration of the Valley Isle"?on the eve of the 40th anniversary of legendary Jimi Hendrix concert, Rainbow Bridge.
The group exhibition includes William Ballentine III, Richard Fields, Rick Griffin, Jim Loomis, Tom Mitchell, Neal Norris, John Schofill, John Severson, Louise Severson, Todd Swan and Joana Varawa. Puka Puka will display 55 works and has collaborated with the artists to publish 18 limited editions of photographs, prints, T- shirts and a book.
A 1986 geometric color pencil drawing called “Soul Temple” by Wailuku visionary John Schofill was selected by?Puka Puka gallery to represent the mood and times of the “Far Art”?exhibition.
The gallery, open from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday or by appointment, is located at 43 Hana Highway. For more information, call Puka Puka at 579-3080 or visit www.pukapuka.tv.