LOCAL ARTISTS

Artist on Exhibit

The Lion Cafe and General Store is a space for the community and a place for friends and family to gather. Our Artist on Exhibit Program provides the opportunity for local artists to showcase their masterpieces. Customers can hang out, sip their coffee, and enjoy the artworks on the walls of the cafe.

Current Display

Artist Kawika Lopez

Featured Artist, Kawika Lopez

A full-time filmmaker and photographer, Kawika considers himself extremely blessed top have a career doing something he loves.

Kawika Lopez

Kawika Lopez

Artist

With a passion for the pristine beauty of the Hawaiian islands, many of Kawikaʻs photos begin well before the light of morning. He treks up mountains and ridges, often in complete darkness, in order to experience the sunrise from a truly exotic vantage point. It’s this passion and commitment that makes his imagery so unique.

As a full-time filmmaker and photographer, Kawika considers himself extremely blessed top have a career doing something he loves. He found his passion for photography and video in high school, later pursuing a degree in creative media.

Kawika is a partner at 9th Avenue Studios and owns his own photography company called Kawika Lopez Photography.
For more information, please visit KawikaLopezPhotography.com

All Featured Artists

Artist Kawika Lopez

Featured Artist, Kawika Lopez A full-time filmmaker and photographer, Kawika considers himself extremely blessed top have a career doing something he loves. With a passion for the pristine beauty of the Hawaiian islands, many of Kawikaʻs photos begin well before the...

Local Arists Alex and Dru

What photography means to me is simply ‘be there.’ Life is unpredictable and it goes by so quickly. When you take the time to notice the rhythm of routines and uncertainty, you have a chance to jump in and be in sync. Being synchronized with life is thrilling, the...

Artist Jenna Wellein

Featured Artist, Jenna Wellein Vivid color, aggressive texture, and fluid movement are hallmarks of Jenna Wellein’s acrylic, oil, and mixed-media paintings. A self-taught artist, Wellein uses original techniques to create stylized and abstract pieces inspired by the...

Artist Wendy Roberts

Featured Artist, July 2018; Wendy Roberts Wendy Roberts is inspired by the stunning mountains, beaches, wildlife, and underwater world of Hawaii. Many of her award-winning oil paintings have depicted Hawaii's green, natural spaces which enchant residents and visitors...