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Huki Huki Hukilau Tiki Mug

Description:
From Hukilau 2003, Ft. Lauderdale, an Event
Manufactured by Tiki Farm
Designed by SHAG, Squid
Produced in 2003
Edition of 300
This brown Tiki was designed by Shag and manufactured by Tiki Farm for the 2003 Hukilau in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. The tiki has earrings and a diamond pattern for teeth, and is marked "Hukilau 2003".
 

This description is borrowed with permission from www.ooga-mooga.com

Date:
2003
Source:
Part of the Mark Sellers Tiki Collection at Max's South Seas Hideaway in Grand Rapids
Makers/Donors
SHAG
SHAG is a paradigmatic artist based out of Southern California. His illustrative artwork has had a heavy influence on modern-day "retro" designs. Solo exhibitions of Shag's work have been held in the United States, Europe, Japan, Australia and South America.

Mai-Kai
The Mai-Kai was opened in 1956 in Fort Lauderdale, FL by two brothers from Chicago. The bar program was created by legendary bartender Mariano Licudine, who came from the Don the Beachcomber in Chicago. In February 2015, the Mai-Kai was added to the National Register of Historic Places.

Tiki Farm
Tiki Farm is the largest manufacturer of Tiki mugs in the world. They work with some of the most recognized artists in Tiki culture today, producing mugs for bars, restaurants, resorts & luaus throughout the world.