Kakaako Agora opens with June events

junekaboomKakaako Agora, a unique public gathering space in being designed by Tokyo-based architectural firm Atelier Bow-Wow, opens this month with a month of free public arts programs.

Kakaako Agora is located in a warehouse on Cooke Street, and its build-out was launched on Kickstarter. Atelier Bow-Wow has previously architected innovative spaces in Mumbai, Montreal, Berlin and New York.

Designed to be the first multi-purpose, free public space in the Kakaako area,  Kakaako Agora will celebrate its debut throughout the month of June. Presenting groups include:

  • Hawaii Opera Theater
  • Honolulu Printmakers
  • Kumu Kahua Theater
  • ii Gallery
  • ‘Ōiwi TV
  • American Institute of Architects Student group Hawaii
  • Pow-Wow Hawaii
  • Taiko Hawaii

Events begin June 8, and the full month program can be downloaded here.

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