Forest Bathing at Launch LA

Forest Bathing at Launch LA By Betty Ann Brown On view through September 30th   Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better. ~Albert Einstein Keep close to Nature’s heart… and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean.…

Sarajo Frieden and Carol Sears at Launch LA

Sarajo Frieden and Carol Sears at Launch LA by Genie Davis Closing February 25th   With two solo exhibitions by Los Angeles-based artists Sarajo Frieden and Carol Sears, Launch LA has once again created a vibrant pairing equally riveted by color and abstract form. Sarajo Frieden’s Where the Light Gets In evokes the sensation of…

The Sublime Beauty of Leigh Salgado and Ching Ching Cheng

The Sublime beauty of Leigh Salgado and Ching Ching Cheng By Genie Davis It would be hard to find two more inventive, intensely feminine, and sublimely assertive artists than Leigh Salgado and Ching Ching Cheng. You can see their work through December 3rd at Launch LA. Los Angeles-based Salgado’s “Love in All the Right Places”…

Channeling Whistler’s ‘Peacock Room’ at Launch LA

Channeling Whistler’s ‘Peacock Room’ at Launch LA by Genie Davis   Without Design or Sketch: The Story of The Room at Launch LA through October 1st is an immersive experience. Organized by a trio of curators called Rough Play, the rich and fascinating, fully transformed galley features work by Alex Anderson, Beatriz Cortez, Krysten Cunningham,…

A Conversation with LAUNCH LA’s James Panozzo

A Conversation with LAUNCH LA’s James Panozzo by Genie Davis   Few people support the arts in Los Angeles as much as James Panozzo, the man behind the TARFEST arts festival and Launch Gallery. It all began after his 2003 return to Los Angeles from a period in which he lived in New York and…