Art at the Grand Wailea Luxury Resort
The extensive art collection at the Grand Wailea, A Waldorf Astoria Resort consists of over 81 works including original paintings, sculpture, graphics, murals and artifacts. This incredible collection is featured throughout the grounds and public areas of the resort as well as in the NaPua Gallery. Esteemed international artists Fernando Botero and Fernand Leger make up the cornerstones of the collection.
This incredible art collection is featured in an art tour which covers the fascinating works located throughout the resort grounds and in NaPua Gallery.
Resort Art Collection Tour
Tuesdays and Fridays, 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Learn about Grand Wailea’s extensive museum quality art collection, the largest resort collection in Hawaii. Tour meets and starts at NaPua Gallery.
Passport to the Arts
Beginning Watercolor Painting: Maui’s Flora & Fauna
Tuesdays, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Discover the artist within! Grand Wailea Artist in Residence Mary Faustine offers beginning painters the opportunity to explore their creativity in an intimate, comfortable setting. Students will learn the basics of color and composition and will create their own design using Mary’s custom stencils of Hawaii’s sea creatures and tropical flowers. This unique class is limited to six participants to ensure a highly personalized experience with one-on-one guidance from Mary. Ages 16 and older. $40 per person + $25 materials fee. For more information and to sign up, visit or call NaPua Gallery at ext. 4907 or direct at (808) 874-0510.
Outdoor Photography: Light, Composition & Gesture
Wednesday and Fridays, 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Take your photography to the next level with internationally acclaimed master photographer, Michael Gilbert. This award-winning artist has developed a hands on program for photographers of all skill levels. You’ll enjoy practical classroom instruction taught by Michael or a visiting guest artist, followed by a photographic exploration of Grand Wailea’s spectacular grounds. With limited class size, you’ll enjoy personalized tips throughout your excursion. At the conclusion of the class, your images will be downloaded and you’ll observe the process of producing photographic canvases firsthand. Plus, you’ll take home a finished 16-inch canvas of your best shot from the day. Materials are supplied by Grand Wailea. All cameras welcome – even cell phones! Sponsored by Breathing Color, Canon, Nik Software and Tamron. $40 per person + $25 materials fee. For more information and to sign up, visit or call NaPua Gallery at ext. 4907 or direct at (808) 874-0510.
Thursdays, 9 am – 11:30 am
Capture the natural beauty of Grand Wailea’s gardens with artist-in-residence Roxanne Broadbent. Designed for beginning to intermediate artists, this outdoor acrylic painting class offers a demonstration of basic technique followed by the opportunity to create your own work of art. With a maximum of 10 students per session, you’ll receive one on one support and instruction enabling you to produce a finished painting that you can enjoy for years to come. This class is available to anyone age 14 and up and all materials are supplied by Grand Wailea. $40 per person + $25 materials fee. For more information and to sign up, visit or call NaPua Gallery at ext. 4907 or direct at (808) 874-0510.
Artists in Residence
Sundays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, 9am – 2:00pm
Browse sculptures, paintings, photography, woodturnings and ceramics from select local artists. Located in the lobby near the Botero Bar.
NaPua Gallery is open daily from 8am to 9pm and can be reached by phone at (808) 874-0510.