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.…

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”…

Personalizing the Political at The Loft at Liz’s: GUNS

Personalizing the Political at The Loft at Liz’s: GUNS Written by Genie Davis   The Loft at Liz’s is offering an inclusive, layered show in GUNS, a group exhibition featuring 23 artists and their intensely personal, and subjectively political take on the eponymous weapons. Curated jointly by Betty Ann Brown, gallery-owner Liz Gordon, and Dr.…

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…