vh Ayame Tsutakawa Interview I Segment 23 (ddr-densho-1000-94-23)
A walk through the garden and artwork of husband, George Tsutakawa
doc Art Exhibitions Featuring Work of Northwest Painters (July 20, 1947) (ddr-densho-56-1176)
The Seattle Daily Times, July 20, 1947, p. 7
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 44, No. 9 (March 1, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-9)
Selected article titles: "Noted Oregonians Honored for Wartime Service to Nisei, JACL" (p. 1); Bill Hosokawa Promoted Post's Exec. News Ed" (p. 1); Shonien 'red carp,' JACL 'pinwheel' on L.A. museum exhibit" (p. 1); No. Calif. Japanese Americans launch $5,000 campaign for Immigration Museum" (p. 1); "Issei, Nisei, Sansei...Sensei" (p. 2); "Seek ...
img Japanese glassblower making a cocktail glass (ddr-densho-299-66)
Caption on reverse: "FEC-49-2860. 23 April 49 / Manufacturing glassware in Japan: / A youthful employee at the Hoya Glass / Factory, Tokyo, Japan, uses a blowing / tube during the first stage of making / a cocktail glass. / Photographer - Girard / Photograph by U.S. Army."
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 34 (ddr-densho-1000-142-34)
Memories of Japanese American artist Paul Horiuchi
img Japanese glassworker cools down a cocktail glass with a fan (ddr-densho-299-67)
Caption on reverse: "FEC-49-2057. 23 April 49 / Manufacturing glassware in Japan / After twisting, a Japanese worker at / the Hoya Glass Factory, Tokyo, Japan, / fans the stem of a cocktail glass to / cool it to prevent it from losing its / shape. / Photographer - Girard / Photograph by U.S. Army."
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 45, No. 4 (July 26, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-30)
Select article titles: "TV Critic says Anti-Nisei Films Should be Junked" (p. 1); Aliens seeking adjustment of residence status allowed trips to U.S. possessions; Japanese circus performer can visit Hawaii" (p. 1); Library Named in Memory of Ex-Calif. Issei" (p. 2); "U.S.-Japan gov't cooperation assured for Nisei businessman's international confab" (p ...
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 57 (ddr-densho-1000-142-57)
Description of performance piece "The Last Sansei Story"
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 29 (ddr-densho-1000-142-29)
Moving away from commercial art, enrolling in painting courses at the University of Washington
img George Tsutakawa sketching a portrait (ddr-densho-128-114)
In this photograph George Tsutakawa, a world reknowned sculptor and painter, is sketching a portrait of a friend during a camping trip with the Tsutakawa Company.
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 28 (ddr-densho-1000-142-28)
Dissatisfaction working as a freelance graphic designer
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 55 (ddr-densho-1000-142-55)
Discussion of creation of other performance art pieces, public's reaction to the sometimes controversial themes
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 50 (ddr-densho-1000-142-50)
Discussion of several of the paintings in the "Minidoka" series
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 61 (ddr-densho-1000-142-61)
Collecting artifacts depicting racial stereotypes: influence on art
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 50, No.3 (January 15, 1960) (ddr-pc-32-3)
Select article titles: "Theme announced for '60 JACL oratorical: 'Role of Sansei Youth in JACL's Future'" (p.1); "Wartime JACL Sponsor Annie CLO Watson Dies" (p.1); "'Origami' enchants Milwaukee crowds as JACL booth sells 'folding paper' books" (p.3); "Physicist who helped make first A-bomb to speak at Oakland JACL installation" (p.5);
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 50, No. 11 (March 11, 1960) (ddr-pc-32-11)
Select article titles: "No racial, color discrimination case reported during Squaw Valley Olympics" (p.1); "Newsman who sent to U.S. first story of 442nd in combat addresses Monterrey JACL" (p.3); "Japanese artist completes 30-scroll set of Chinese scenes as gift to Columbia" (p.8)
img Japanese glassworker making a bowl (ddr-densho-299-65)
Caption on reverse: "FEC-49-2855. 23 April 49 / Manufacturing of glassware in Japan: / With painstaking care a Japanese employee / at the Hoya Glass Factory, Tokyo, Japan, / fashions a glass bowl. / Photographer - Girard / Photograph by U.S. Army."
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-142-12)
Developing interest in drawing in elementary school; depicting issues of ethnic identity through early art
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 54 (ddr-densho-1000-142-54)
Becoming involved in performance art; creation of piece "7 Kabuki Plays Project"
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 32 (ddr-densho-1000-142-32)
Influence of UW art professors on painting style, mentored by Frank Okada
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 49 (ddr-densho-1000-142-49)
Having excerpts of grandmother's diary entries translated; painting series "Minidoka"
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 37 (ddr-densho-1000-142-37)
Becoming involved in the pop art movement; successfully pulling off a hoax regarding Andy Warhol for final presentation