Andrew Grabar

Title: Artist, Educator, Consultant
Company: University of Hawai’i at Hilo
Location:  Hilo, Hawaii, United States 


  • American Council of South Asian Art
  • College Art Association of America
  • Fulbright Association, Life Member


  • Honoree, Distinguished Worldwide Humanitarian Award (2021)
  • Applied Learning Experiences Excellence in Teaching Award, University of Hawaii at Hilo (2014-2015)
  • Recipient, Fulbright Senior Scholar Award, J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board (2004)
  • Recipient, Educational Improvement Fund Award, Digital Art Imagery, University of Hawai’i at Hilo (2000)
  • Recipient, University Research Council Award, The Art of Seeing Light: The Kallitype, University of Hawaii at Manoa (1998)
  • Recipient, Acquisition Award, Hawai’i State Foundation on Culture and the Arts, Honolulu, Hawaii (1993)

Creative Works:

  • Artist, Juried Exhibition, Artexpo Summer Rome, 2019, Rassegna Artistica Internazionale a Roma, Art Gallery Rome, Rome, Italy (2019)
  • Artist, Juried Exhibition, “Iosif Iser” International Contemporary Engraving Biennial Exhibition Thirteenth Edition, Honorary Diploma, “Ion Ionescu-Quintus” Art Museum of Prohova County, Ploiesti, Romania (2019)
  • Permanent Collection, Ion Ionescu-Quintus Art Museum of Prahova County, Ploiesti, Romania (2019, 2015, 2013, 2011)
  • Artist, Juried Exhibition, Faculty Show, East Hawai’i Cultural Center, University of Hawai’i at Hilo, Hilo, Hawaii (2017)
  • Artist, Juried Exhibition, First TKO International Miniprint Exhibition, Japan (2016)
  • Artist, Juried Exhibition, 14th Lessedra World Art Print Annual—Mini Print, Sofia, Bulgaria (2015)
  • Artist, Juried Exhibition, 35th Mini Print International of Cadaqués, Spain (2015)
  • Artist, Juried Exhibition, First International Contemporary Engraving Biennial, Iasi, Romania (2015)
  • Permanent Collection, Moldova National Museum Complex, Palace of Culture, Iasi, Romania (2015)
  • Permanent Collection, LESSEDRA Gallery and Contemporary Art Projects, Sofia, Bulgaria (2013)
  • Artist, Exhibition, Honolulu Academy of Arts (2006)
  • Artist, Exhibition, National Academy of Fine Arts, New Delhi, India (2006)
  • Artist, Exhibition, Art Museum of Donetsk, Ukraine (2005)
  • Artist, Exhibition, Gufang Gallery, Beijing, China (2005)
  • Permanent Collection, Hawai’i State Foundation on Culture and the Arts, Acquisition Award, Honolulu, Hawaii (1993)
  • Permanent Collection, Museo Internacional De Electrografia, Universidad De Castilla-La Mancha, Cuenca, Spain (1990)
  • Permanent Collection, Museum of International Contemporary Art, Salvador-Bahia, Brazil (1986)
  • Permanent Collection, Cabo Frio International Print Biennial, Embragel, Brazil (1985)
  • Permanent Collection, University of Hawai’i at Hilo, Hilo, Hawaii (1983)
  • Artist, Numerous Juried Exhibitions

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