FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Edwin Ushiro, Solo Exhibition, New & Original Work
June 2 - 23, 2007
Opening Reception: Saturday, June 2, 7pm - 11pm
30 West Main Street, Alhambra, CA 91801
(626) 458-7482, fax: (626) 458-7486
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Web site, http://www.gallerynucleus.com
Edwin Ushiro enlightens us with new work from his series reviving childhood stories. Influenced by ghost stories and the unexplainable, Ushiro takes us to a place where the these memories become a fantasy and ultimately part of the viewing experience. He believes that these stories and tales make the world a more interesting place to live in. As Ushiro focuses on telling stories in his work, his childhood found its way into the art. Ushiro’s work creates a challenging experience as he strives to reopen those unexplainable moments.
(l.) Edwin Ushiro, “When Everything Really Mattered”, 2007, 39 1/2 x 40 1/2 inches.
(r.) Edwin Ushiro, “UB40 Man”, 2007.
Edwin Ushiro Bio:
Edwin Ushiro attended Art Center College of Design and received a BFA in Illustration. He has worked within the entertaiment industry on various projects. His clients include: Platinum Dunes, Warner Brothers, Paramount Pictures, 20th Century Fox, Universal Studios, Sony Pictures, Sony Playstation, Touchstone Pictures, NBC, ABC, CBS, Disney Creative Development, Jim Henson Company, Mary-Kate + Ashley Olsen, and Jerry Bruckheimer. In addition to his film works, Ushiro is the co-founder of Dead Tree Books, a publisher of independent comics. Currently, Ushiro resides in Los Angeles.
Refreshments and music provided
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