Kapa returns to Mauna Kea Beach Hotel

One of 11 kapa made by artist Malia Solomon in the 1960s for Mauna Kea Beach Hotel. Three of these have recently been restored by Bishop Museum and will be on display at a hotel event open to the public this Sunday. (COURTESY PHOTO/MKBH)

KOHALA COAST — This Sunday, the return of three treasured kapa (bark cloth) that have recently been conserved by Honolulu’s Bishop Museum will be celebrated at a special event open to the public at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel.