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Art Etc

Art Etc

The International Examiner October 18, 2006 0

Visual Arts Seattle artist Nin Truong is the co-curator of a group show entitled “Pushin’ 5” that looks at contemporary skateboard art. The work of Yoshi Obayashi, Iosefatu Sua and Chikayoshi Satomi is included.

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French-Vietnamese guitarist anchors Asian lineup at 2006 Earshot Jazz Festival

French-Vietnamese guitarist anchors Asian lineup at 2006 Earshot Jazz Festival

The International Examiner October 18, 2006 0

BY VAN DIEP Examiner Contributor The annual Earshot Jazz Festival is the jazz fan’s opportunity to binge on music. Like the film community’s Seattle International Film Festival, this two-week marathon featuring more than 60

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Fashion world shines bright for Le Soleil

Fashion world shines bright for Le Soleil

The International Examiner October 18, 2006 0

BY NHIEN NGUYEN Examiner Editor The International Examiner interviews Tuan for Le Soleil before the premiere of his fashion line on Nov. 4 at the Arts Etc. Event 2006. He talks about the challenges

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Playwright Naomi Iizuka explores the human experience with an eye for the visual

Playwright Naomi Iizuka explores the human experience with an eye for the visual

The International Examiner October 18, 2006 0

BY ROXANNE RAY Examiner Contributor Seattle continues to be a nurturing ground for playwright Naomi Iizuka. Throughout the past dozen years, Iizuka has seen her plays produced by a variety of local theatre companies,

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Whatever happened to Joby Shimomura?

Whatever happened to Joby Shimomura?

The International Examiner October 18, 2006 0

BY GARY IWAMOTO Special to the Examiner After close to 20 years of being on the partisan political frontlines, Joby Shimomura was burned out, a political junkie who had overdosed on doing things to

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Buttersprites The Total Package

Buttersprites The Total Package

The International Examiner October 18, 2006 0

For the third year, the International Examiner and Emerald Queen Casino present “Arts, Etc.: A Celebration of Asian American Arts” on Saturday, Nov. 4. We get an insider’s view of the hip headlining band,

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The sultry voice of Charmaine Clamor

The sultry voice of Charmaine Clamor

The International Examiner October 18, 2006 0

BY MATRAYI JONEJA Examiner Contributor Charmaine Clamor walks onto the stage with the kind of glamour and elegance exuded only by the big stars. She walks with simplicity and ease as if she had

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Peter Jamero talks about “Growing Up Brown” in America

Peter Jamero talks about “Growing Up Brown” in America

The International Examiner October 18, 2006 0

BY LUCIA ENRIQUEZ Examiner Contributor Peter Jamero’s newly published memoir, “Growing Up Brown,” talks about early Filipino American history. He was born in 1930 at a Filipino farm worker’s camp run by his parents

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The luck of the D.I.C.E.

The luck of the D.I.C.E.

The International Examiner October 18, 2006 0

Tony Zapata strives to support Asian American artists through D.I.C.E. show “Voice Strings II” BY JOYCE YIU Examiner Contributor Showcasing the talents of Asian American artists and providing them with the highest level of

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"Voyage of the Barangay” highlights Filipino American history

"Voyage of the Barangay” highlights Filipino American history

The International Examiner October 18, 2006 0

The International Examiner marks 100 years of Filipino immigration to Hawaii with a series of articles, from a special Wing Luke Asian Museum exhibit to an interview with historian Peter Jamero. Celebrate Filipino American

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