Visual arts

Visual arts (27)

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27 items
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 44, No. 9 (March 1, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-9)
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 central camp in Orange ...
Japanese glassblower making a cocktail glass (ddr-densho-299-66)
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."
Ayame Tsutakawa Interview I Segment 23 (ddr-densho-1000-94-23)
vh Ayame Tsutakawa Interview I Segment 23 (ddr-densho-1000-94-23)
A walk through the garden and artwork of husband, George Tsutakawa
Frank S. Fujii Segment 40 (ddr-densho-1000-8-40)
vh Frank S. Fujii Segment 40 (ddr-densho-1000-8-40)
Developing art as a vocation

This interview was conducted over two days due to electrical problems. The majority of the interview was completed on the second day, September 5.

Recreational organization (ddr-csujad-26-10)
doc Recreational organization (ddr-csujad-26-10)
Report detailing the establishment of a recreation and community activities department including its organization, activities planning, personnel problems and conflicts, issues with structure and equipment, and a structural diagram of the community activities section. The report focuses on the place of recreation in the lives of incarcerees and the differences between Issei and Nisei leading to ...
George Tsutakawa sketching a portrait (ddr-densho-128-114)
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.
Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 55 (ddr-densho-1000-142-55)
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
Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 61 (ddr-densho-1000-142-61)
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 61 (ddr-densho-1000-142-61)
Collecting artifacts depicting racial stereotypes: influence on art
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 45, No. 4 (July 26, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-30)
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. 2); Hawaiian students gather material ...
Japanese glassworker cools down a cocktail glass with a fan (ddr-densho-299-67)
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."
Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 29 (ddr-densho-1000-142-29)
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
Dr. Fusaji Inada (ddr-csujad-8-26)
doc Dr. Fusaji Inada (ddr-csujad-8-26)
Oral history interview with Dr. Fusaji Inada. Information on the oral history project is found in: csuf_stp_0012A; Glossary in: csuf_stp_0014. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: FCPL Inada, Dr Fusaji
Fashion show (ddr-csujad-26-127)
img Fashion show (ddr-csujad-26-127)
Two Japanese American women pose in front of an audience during a fashion show. Verso reads, "a fashion show." From photo album of Robert Billigmeier. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: mei_05_096
Japanese glassworker making a bowl (ddr-densho-299-65)
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."
Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 32 (ddr-densho-1000-142-32)
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 32 (ddr-densho-1000-142-32)
Influence of UW art professors on painting style, mentored by Frank Okada
Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 54 (ddr-densho-1000-142-54)
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 54 (ddr-densho-1000-142-54)
Becoming involved in performance art; creation of piece "7 Kabuki Plays Project"
Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 49 (ddr-densho-1000-142-49)
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 49 (ddr-densho-1000-142-49)
Having excerpts of grandmother's diary entries translated; painting series "Minidoka"
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 50, No.3 (January 15, 1960) (ddr-pc-32-3)
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);
Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-142-12)
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
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