Hula Dreams is a triennial exhibition of hand painted ukuleles at Gallery East, 21 Burnie Street, Clovelly, Sydney, Australia. The exhibition features hand painted ukuleles by over fifty artists who are invited by curator, Carol Ruff (aka Coral Reef), to paint or make a ukulele in any way that moves their creative spirit.
"Curator and Gallery East owner Carol Ruff said inventiveness and humour were key features of the Hula Dreams exhibition.The current show runs November 5th to the 21st. Link to images from earlier shows here. Interview with Ruff here.
“There is a clock uke where time goes backwards, desert scenes, birds, The Beatles and a Leonard Cohen uke,” Ruff said."