What We Do
Estria Foundation proudly supports the arts, P-20+ education, and beautifying public spaces through the following programs.
Your tax-deductible financial contributions provide critically needed support of public arts and placemaking programs 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.
Our month of May was busy as our Mele Murals program brought our aloha to Kaewai Elementary school in Kalihi, Oahu. The mural was completed in two weeks with the help of the students and staff. The mural is about what makes Kalihi Valley special. In the past, many...read more
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