Posts With Tag 'Melissa Rivera'
Posted on May 14th, 2012 by paularath

Honolulu industrial designer, artist and teacher Melissa Rivera was a contestant on The White Room Challenge on HGTV Tuesday night. Having written about Melissa and followed her work ever since we shared an evening at Pecha Kucha, I had to watch and cheer her on. I absolutely thought she was the winner of the “Trip
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Posted on November 12th, 2011 by paularath

Designer Melissa Rivera is the sort of woman you meet and immediately want to know more about. Her passion is palpable, her fierceness formidable, her energy undeniable. I had seen her at several hifi events, then heard her PechaKucha presentation at the hifi Pop-Up in Ala Moana Center. I was intrigued. So I took some
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Posted on September 25th, 2011 by paularath

Fishcake, the four year old Kaka’ako gallery, is known not only for its fresh mix of home furnishings and accessories, but also for its always engaging rotating gallery of artists and interesting themed shows. Coming soon, from September 30 through November 5, is Kagu/Akari, or furniture/luminaires. The show, which features David Landry’s U.H.-Manoa art students, will
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Posted on July 15th, 2011 by paularath

Richie Miao and Kara Matsunaga have opened I AM. at 1221 Kapiolani Blvd. in the space formerly occupied by Blue Buddha. There are lots of fun surprises there, from the merchandise to the visual merchandising to the prices. It’s a bit reminiscent of the time Richie and former partner Kihan opened CHOP Salon in Restaurant Row and both media
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