Tony Walholm is Immediate Past President of E&FA. He is a painter and  began painting at  age 12.  He studied at  St. Michael’s College (Vermont),  and the University of Oregon where he received a Masters degree. His influences include Dali,  Motherwell and Rothko.  Considered one of  Hawaii’s  most significant artists today,  Tony’s paintings can be found in many private and corporate collections around the world.  He was  represented by Paia Contemporary Gallery on Maui, and currently at Napua Gallery, and Lumeria.Tony_Walholm,_painter His work recently received recognition by Art Maui, and the Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center.   Tony’s librettos have spurred on E&FA to several original multi media stage compositions based on Hawaiian legend and folklore.