Everything Goes With Rice - Episode 1

Issue No. 1: Intersections + Magic - August 2021 -------

Welcome to the very first episode of Everything Goes With Rice !

Learn about Denver-based artist Casey Kawaguchi's identity as a fourth generation half-Japanese American, samurai ancestry, magical and comedic influences, childhood memories about rice, what's on his painting playlist, and much more! This is a monthly video/interview series hosted on the Japanese Arts Network's YouTube channel and produced for our AMPLIFY series where we will get to know a multitude of talented Japanese artists in America on a deeper and more personal level.


Interview and editing by Courtney Ozaki, Film captured by Keiko Ozaki