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Artist Interview: Edwin Ushiro - Capturing What Still Glimmers

  Jenn Bequio / GR: What is the inspiration behind this show, “Capturing What Still Glimmers”? EU: Is there a specific moment or memory tied to the origins of this show? Well, I'm getting married this year and it seems like a moment in time where everything may change from here on. So it jump-started my thoughts on moments in the lives of others and my life where they or I made a decision or had a decision made for us that created a life changing direction. GR: How has your upbringing influenced the setting of your works? EU: My Dad is from Maui. My Mom is from Japan. So, as a result I had influences from both sides. I have a...

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Capturing What Still Glimmers - Reception with Edwin Ushiro Photos

Edwin Ushiro Capturing What Still Glimmers Opening Reception brought out an array of Edwin's friends. From school, art, fans, family (From Hawaii and San Jose), and casual onlookers, Capturing What Still Glimmers raised questions as to what he captured in his collection of imagery. Here are 130 photos from the opening reception. (Flickr) 

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Capturing What Still Glimmers Preview Images - Edwin Ushiro

GR2: Capturing What Still Glimmers - Solo Exhibition by Edwin Ushiro 2062 Sawtelle Blvd LA, CA 90025 June 18 - Jul 6, 2016 Exhibition Reception June 18 Sat 6:30-10pm with the artist.  Edwin Ushiro continues on his series of capturing moments in time that are like flashes of your memory. They're endearing and at times strange. They capture the feeling and myths of Hawaii where Edwin once resided. Pieces are often created in the laborious process of mark making and painting, then scanning and outputting to acrylic, Lucite or Plexiglass and then painted once again to create a unique piece of work that transcends typical mediums.   From Edwin Ushiro: "...every painting focuses on the point in our lives when you...

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GR2: Capturing What Still Glimmers - Solo Exhibition by Edwin Ushiro

GR2: Capturing What Still Glimmers - Solo Exhibition by Edwin Ushiro 2062 Sawtelle Blvd LA, CA 90025 June 18 - Jul 6, 2016 Exhibition Reception June 18 Sat 6:30-10pm with the artist.   Edwin Ushiro continues on his series of capturing moments in time that are like flashes of your memory. They're endearing and at times strange. They capture the feeling and myths of Hawaii where Edwin once resided. Pieces are often created in the laborious process of mark making and painting, then scanning and outputting to acrylic, Lucite or Plexiglass and then painted once again to create a unique piece of work that transcends typical mediums.   From Edwin Ushiro: "...every painting focuses on the point in our lives when...

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