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Isaka Shamsu-din

Muralist and painter Isaka Shamsud-Din has dedicated his artistic life to enriching the lives of Portland’s African American community. Art Beat follows Isaka as he creates a new series of paintings for the Laura Russo Gallery and explains how he teaches Portland State University students the meaning of self-expression.

First Broadcast: 2005
Producer: Mike Midlo

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Allan deLay; Bob Gamblin; Isaka Shamsu-din

Oregon Art Beat: Episode #627
Original Broadcast: April 28, 2005