This site features a curated list of selected works by Hawaii-born and raised New Media Artist, Jennifer Goya.

A Log of the Overthrow

Jennifer Goya
A Log of the Overthrow, 2009
High-Definition Video
Produced for Olelo Community TV/ Public Access Television
28 minutes

As the fire struggles to burn the pineapple, the fruit is transformed by its own history.  A Log Of The Overthrow is a 28-minute long video intended for broadcast on Olelo Community Television in Hawaii on December 21, 2010, the 51st anniversary of Hawaii’s official statehood.

As the fire struggles to burn the pineapple, the fruit is transformed by its own history. 

Jen Goya

This television program shows a pineapple burning in an open fire pit.  Text scrolls along the bottom recounting the history of Hawaii’s most successful plantation and its connection to the overthrow of the Hawaiian Monarchy.