Tiki “MUGS” with Ray Features Gecko’z Skull Mugs

Another big mahaloz to Ray Wyland of “Tiki With Ray” for his second feature on Gecko’z South Sea Arts’ in two weeks, this time featuring Gecko’z skull series. And another BIG shout out to Vance Klinke for being a HUGE supporter of our work. Email Gecko at [email protected] to inquire about custom orders.

Tiki “MUGS” with Ray Features Gecko’z Sunken Treasure

Big Mahaloz to Ray Wyland of “Tiki With Ray” for his recent feature on Gecko’z South Sea Arts’ Sunken Treasure series, and of course to Vance Klinke for being a good friend and HUGE supporter of our work. For the uninitiated, Tiki With Ray is a popular blog and video series that dives deep into Tiki culture around the world. Click here…

Max’s South Seas Hideaway – A Video Tour

We’re beyond stoked to announce that the grand opening of Max’s South Seas Hideway is finally here. For those of you who can’t yet make it over to Grand Rapids Michigan here’s a little taste of what to expect. Learn more about about Gecko’z South Sea Arts partnership in Max’s South Seas Hideaway.

From Gecko’z South Sea Arts to Max’s South Seas Hideaway

After months of keeping things under wraps, we’re proud to make a HUGE announcement. Michigan is about to get a lot more tropical and whole lot more TIKI. Coming soon to Grand Rapids MI, neighbor to Motor City / Motown, is Max’s South Seas Hideaway, the shrunken head brainchild of Mark Sellers, Martin Cate, and South Seas Arts’ own Mike “Gecko” Souriolle….

Oahu’s Ward Warehouse History Gets Tiki Rebirth

Visitors to the island of Oahu who haven’t been to the landmark merchant center, Ward Warehouse, for the last couple of years are in for a bit of a surprise. It ain’t what it used to be. In place, is Ward Village, a “live work play” post-modern contemporary whatchamacallit that has replaced the iconic Kakaako shopping district.  In the summer of 2017…

Disney Themed Tiki Art and More – Gecko’z South Sea Arts Featured at Gallery Olani

In what continues to be another stellar year for South Sea Arts, we’re now proud to announce that our work is now on exhibit at Ko Olina’s famed Gallery Olani. Located right across the road (Ali’inui Drive) from Disney Aulani, Four Seasons Resort, and tucked between Ko Olina Golf Club and Ko Olina Resort, visitors and guests can take home a one of…

Four Seasons Ko olina Art Walk Exhibition to Showcase South Sea Arts Surfboards

The exciting news keeps coming as we make our way through 2018, and this time you’re welcome to become a part of it. Join Gecko of South Sea Arts as his repurposed surfboard carvings are put on display at the Four Seasons Ko olina Art Walk exhibition gallery and reception on May 12, 2018. The affair features leading Hawaiian artisans, and showcases…

La Mariana Sailing Club Celebrates 60th Anniversary with South Sea Arts

It’s been six decades since the La Mariana Sailing Club opened its doors back in 1957. Once again, South Sea Arts is honored to be called upon by the iconic tiki bar to deliver a special edition mug to recognize another important milestone. Those of you who have been to (or regularly frequent) La Mariana will recognize the design, lifted from the…

Coastal Living Magazine and Wyland Galleries Feature South Sea Arts!

It’s been a crazy month for South Sea Arts.   In case you haven’t picked up a December copy of Coastal Living magazine we suggest you do so before they fly off the shelves (the magazine has a 3.9 million readership!). What’s the fuss? Well, because inside of their Hawaii for the Holidays issue, you’ll find South Sea Arts’ very own Mike Souriolle (aka Gecko)….

South Sea Arts Landscaping Featured in Honolulu Star Advertiser

South Sea Arts is already well-known for our work in authentic tiki mugs and Polynesian art and carvings. But not everyone knows that Gecko is versed in residential and commercial landscaping design too. He organically integrates woodcraft masterpieces into lush tropical settings to create a North and South Pacific oasis that rivals that of any 5-star resort on the island, yet with more…