What We Do
Estria Foundation proudly supports art, education, and beautifying public spaces through the following programs.
Your tax-deductible financial contributions provide critically needed support of public arts programs and placemaking in Hawai‘i.
Provide Hawai‘i schools with qualified arts educators, cultural advisors and professional muralists to guide students through the Mele Murals process.
Provide students with essential art supplies.
Helps Hawai‘i communities share their cultural heritage through large-scale mural masterpieces.
Learn about all of our important programs.
Aloha Kākou! April kicked off with a return to Ke Kula o Ehunuikaimalino in Kona. With the help of Eugune "Eukarezt" Kristopher and Uncle Estria, the mural "He Hawaii au mau a mau" was completed within one weekend with the haumana (students). The title means "I am...read more
Aloha / Kia Ora / Talofa ! With the support of the U.S. Consulate, our team had a successful trip to Aotearoa / New Zealand for the Mele Murals Film screening at the Maoriland Film Festival and painted three murals with the students from Te Kura a Iwi o Whakatupuranga...read more
Our Mele Murals & Oiwi TV team with the support of the U.S. Consulate sets out in March to New Zealand and Samoa! The Mele Murals Film Documentary will be shown at the Maoriland Film Festival on Saturday, March 18th. Maoriland Film Festival is an international...read more