This edition: Tim Okamura's Journey
Original tape date: November 3, 2017.
First aired: December 26, 2017.
In this episode of Shades Of U.S., producer Darrell Brown interviews painter Tim Okamura, whose art blends graffiti and realism depicting New York City’s diverse inhabitants. Born and raised in Canada, with his background being Newfoundland and Japanese, Okamura and his art focuses on a slice of life in the United States that allows him to express his racial identity.
Tim Okamura Painter, TimOkamuraArt