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Edwin Ushiro: A Survey Reception photos

Although the power went out for over an hour on Sawtelle Blvd in Japantown, that didn't stop people from coming to see Edwin Ushiro's, A Survey exhibition. Most of the businesses around us closed but everyone who has a phone has a flashlight and that's enough to see the work. This alone was a great sight and I was honored to be able to stay open and pay tribute to this exhibition.  Then another part of this exhibition that was insane was the love from the families of Edwin and his wife Lynn. They roll deep and the photos show it. It's not often that a huge portion of photos from one exhibition are giant group shots but this one...

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GR2: Edwin Ushiro - A Survey Exhibition July 8 - July 26th, 2017

  A Survey : Drawings and Paintings of Strange Things by Edwin Ushiro July 8 - July 26, 2017 Reception July 8 Saturday 6:30-10pm at GR2 - 2062 Sawtelle Blvd LA, CA 90025    Kwaidan: Stories and Studies of Strange Things by Lafacdio Hearn is a book that has held my childhood fascination of the supernatural into my adult life. I interpreted selections of the Japanese folktales in this book through the eyes of a Japanese American growing up in Hawaii. A place where the supernatural is alive and well documented since the arrival of the immigrants in 1885. From here, I am able to present and share with you a better understanding of these folktales.   Included in this...

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