Roger Shimomura on Studio 360

My favorite painting teacher from university is the subject of a feature on one of my favorite radio shows:Studio 360 on WNYC. As it turns out, I contacted Roger when I was embarking on “Take What You Can Carry.” He spent part of his childhood in a Japanese internment camp and I wrote him to ask some questions about his experience and extensive knowledge of the camps. He pointed me to just the book I needed. Here’s the (link) and one of his paintings.


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