Hanauma "Hand Wrestling Bay"



ArtistThomas Deir
CreditCity and County of Honolulu Purchase
Date of Work2001
DescriptionCeramic tile mural of Hanauma Bay, "hana" meaning bay and "uma" meaning hand wrestling in Hawaiian. Hanauma can also mean curved bay. The underwater scene depicts a arch resembling two hands wrestling with fish, turtles, and coral. The inner border of the arch forms the outline of the Island of Oahu. Located at the Hanauma Bay Visitor Center.
Where LocatedHanauma Bay Visitor Center
DisciplineMural
AccessLimited
Location(21.273354, -157.694707)