Ars Cafe

Hawaii's Espresso-Coffee-Gelato-Art Gallery

Ars (latin)

ars (artis); third declension meaning art, skill craft, power

Ars Cafe celebrates creative expenditures in the arts. Our mission is to provide high quality coffee from all over the world, delicious homemade gelato and a platform to feel inspired through our Art Gallery; showcasing different artists and mediums.


18 by Lauren Tsai Gallery Opening

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On January 2nd, we hosted a very special night with Lauren Tsai. Entittled “18” – showcases a myriad of stellar emotional pieces by Lauren.

She is beginning her journey as an artist and is also currently featured on the Netflix series Terrace House.  We are honored to host her very first exhibit! Work will be up until the evening of the 3rd.

Photos by: Petey Ulatan

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December Gallery Opening

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Our December gallery featuring KC Grennan, Teig Grennan, Miqui Harrison and Scott Fitzel opened with a tremendous showing! Special thanks for the hors d’oeuvres by Sho, Music by Junji and refreshments by Ars.

Catch this gallery all month long at Ars Cafe!

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November Gallery Opening

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Our November gallery featuring Jesse Christensen and Mary Mitsuda opened tonight with a great spirit! Everyone had fun mingling and enjoying hors d’oeuvres by Hawaii Sushi, Music by Junji and refreshments by Ars. Catch this gallery all month long at Ars Cafe!

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August Gallery Opening Reception

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Our August Gallery featuring The Artwork of Peter Shepard Cole is now up! We have a series of tremendous works by Cole on display all month long. Please come by and have a look at his wonderful art.

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July Gallery: Beyond the Static

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Our July gallery is now up! We have a special curated pieces from local artistans. Beyond the Static displays a crossover of art and design and features Noa Emberson, Isaac Inouye and Travis Sasaki.

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Giant Robot Opening & Ramen Burger Party

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This past weekend, we welcomed Giant Robot to our cafe. Featuring works from world renowned artists: Peter Chan, Maggie Chiang, Luke Chueh, David Horvath, Mari Inukai, Deth P. Sun, Katsuya Terada, and Yoskay Yamamoto, visitors from all over the island and parts of the world attended to see this one of a kind event.

The opening night sought an explosion to many exclusive pieces sold. If you’re interested in purchasing these one of a kind originals, please come by our cafe to see what is left!

The festivities continued to the next day at our sister restaurant, Pioneer Saloon. Here, we hosted a Ramen Burger party with Giant Robot with music provided by Hawaii’s first Iron Dj, Dj Packo and custom signing and drawings from Luke Chueh himself!

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