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A Rare, Personal Glimpse into Shimomura’s “Yellow Terror”

The Wing Luke Asian Museum offers us a rare firsthand look into the mind of an artist with “Yellow Terror: The Collections and Paintings of Roger Shimomura.” A Seattle native, Shimomura is an internationally...

Seeing Stories: The jewelry of Ron Ho

For 40 years, Ron Ho has made necklaces, each an exquisite story in silver. A dragon boat bearing a palm tree and a portrait on a shard of pottery tells of a picture bride’s passage to a foreign land. A whimsical elephant with a load of carnelian beads is the memoir of a journey with an old friend. A steamer of dim sum on a chair recalls a memorable meal.