Our Town



Our Town : Arts District & Little Tokyo Street Scenes

Dec 11th 2014 – Jan 11th 2015

Artists Reception Thursday Dec 11, 7pm – Photos from Opening

Plain air paintings by:

Chris Legaspi | Alex Lee | Brenno Kenji | Shun Y. Xie

Chris Legaspi   Web | Twitter @legaspifineart | Facebook | Instagram #chrislegaspi_art
Alex Lee Web | Facebook Art PageFacebook | Instagram #rempenx 
Brenno Kenji  Web  | Instagram #brennok
Shun Y. Xie  Facebook | Pinterest

Artist Images

Chris Legaspi, Alex Lee, Brenno Kenji and Shun Y. Xie Chris Legaspi, Alex Lee, Brenno Kenji and Shun Y. Xie


Join us for fine sake, hors d’ oeuvres and conviviality as we celebrate the holidays with an exhibition of plein air paintings of the Arts District, Little Tokyo and environs from a few of our most talented home-grown artists.

Chris Legaspi is a painter, lover and health nut. Influenced by California greats like Steve Huston and John Asaro, Chris continues the tradition of excellent draftsmanship, powerful design and innovative color. For more of his work visit: www.freshdesigner.com

Alexander Lee is a L.A. based illustrator and cartoonist. He graduated from RISD where he majored in illustration. He is currently working on a graphic novel that is about a coffee shop love story.

Born in Brazil, Brenno Kenji Kaneyasu has studied drawing and painting with Karl Gnass, Steve Huston, and Sunny Apinchapong. He is always striving to observe and study light, color, and atmosphere as it shapes and relates to people and their environment.

Shun Y. Xie is a local artist who’s passioante to do landscape and figure paintings in oil. His work is heavily influenced by his mentors Charles Hu, Glen Orbit, Sunny Apinchapong and Joseph Todorovitch.