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POLU GALLERY COMBINES A Respect FOR SURFING AND THE ART IT INSPIRES.  

The sea, with its myriad temperaments and unending captivations, has inspired artists and creators in Hawai'i for Millennia.  In consideration of modern Hawai‘i’s diverse surf culture and its tremendous impact on the world,

Jun Yoshimura (left) and Steven Kean (right) at Mr. Kean's solo exhibition "Surface Interface II". 2016.

Jun Yoshimura (left) and Steven Kean (right) at Mr. Kean's solo exhibition "Surface Interface II". 2016.

POLU GALLERY FEATURES LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL ARTISTS

whose talents reflect or respond to this culture.  Polu Gallery also curates works from carefully-selected authors, artisans, illustrators, and designers whose works display a keen understanding and appreciation for Hawaii.  Founded in 2016 by Jun Yoshimura, Co-Founder of The Green Room, Waikiki.


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"Most of the artists are surfers, so they have a more free spirit, they’re mellow.  I like the idea of surfing!"

- jun yoshimura, owner