Photonic Playground: Art of Luke Mancini, Xin Wang, and Charles Lee

David Luong (Blizzard Entertainment senior cinematic artist) and Steven Dowling Jr (World of Warcraft Senior Admin) announced the Photonic Playground Art Exhibition’s April 2015 schedule.

Throughout the month, key Blizzard and non-Blizzard artwork by Blizzard artists Mr. Jack, Xin Xanadu Wang and Charles Lee will be exhibited at the gallery space. Fans may RSVP for free to the April 4’s meet and greet event where artwork copies will be on sale and authographed by the artists. Admission to the event is Free. Reserve your attendance here.

Saturday, April 4 | 7:00pm – 10:00pm PDT

Photonic Playground
200 N Bush St, Santa Ana, California 92701

Among the collection to be exhibited is the key art for the Hearthstone: Blackrock Mountain adventure.

Photonic Playground: Art of Luke Mancini, Xin Wang, and Charles Lee

Photonic Playground April 2015 Schedule

photonic-playground-april-2015-bgPhotonic Playground presents Blizzard Entertainment artists: Luke Mancini, Xin Wang, and Charles Lee for the months of April and May. Luke works on the StarCraft II team as a 3D/Concept artist and has done numerous key art works for Blizzard such as for Hearthstone: Curse of Naxxramas/Black Rock Mountain, and BlizzCon promo poster work. Xin is currently the 3D Character Supervisor in the cinematics team with over 15+ years of experience and is a VES award winner. Charles Lee has worked at numerous game studios including EA, Red 5, SCEA and is currently at the concept artist/illustrator in the concept art team at Blizzard.

This exhibit opens April 4th, 2014 from 7-10pm. Gallery special edition large framed art as well as 13×19″ and 8.5×11″ premium prints will be available for purchase on site with artists’ autograph.

Featured artists for April 4th, 2015 Exhibition at Photonic Playground

We welcome Luke, Xin, and Charles to the opening night of our art gallery to display their work and have a meet and greet during the show from 7-10pm. They will have large gallery prints as well as smaller autographed limited edition 8.5×11″/13×19″ prints on site for sale.

Once again, the first 10 people in line will receive a special 8.5×11″ premium art print by the three talented artists which will be signed, dated, and numbered!

Their show will be on display through the encore night of May 2nd, 2015

RSVP to the exhibition on Facebook or on the Web!

The event is FREE, please invite your friends and family and enjoy the DTSA art walk happening that same night. For more info visit:

About the Artists

  • Luke “Mr. Jack” Mancini is a 3D/Concept Artist on the StarCraft II team who has worked on some of the big marketing art works for Blizzard, such as Hearthstone: Curse of Naxxramas/Black Rock Mountain key art image –

  • Xin Xanadu Wang is a VES award winning artist, and is currently the 3D Character Supervisor for the cinematics team with over 15 years of experience having modeled/textured Kerrigan from StarCraft II and Leah from Diablo III –

  • Charles Lee has worked at Red 5, Obsidian Entertainment, SCEA, EA and more with over 10 years of industry experience and has a created numerous concept art/illustrations for many games –


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