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launa d. romoff abstract collage mixed/media
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  I find material for my collages everywhere. Working in this medium has allowed me to see the beauty of the discarded and turn it into art.

  My images have two different manifestations. Some are internal, elusive and suggestive. Others are external, dynamic and engaged. They reflect my reality, which encompasses both

  I have been inspired by the work of Kurt Schwitters, regarded by most as the 20th century master of collage. He once said, "How I use the material is often more important than the material itself." This attitude is also reflected in my creative process.

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spacer       Photo by J. Michael Walker  
                 
- launa d. romoff
 

 
Exhibitions
2014 Brand Library & Art Center - Glendale, CA
South Bay Lexus - Torrance, CA
Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery - Los Angeles, CA
2013 Arena 1 Gallery - Santa Monica, CA 90405
CCAA Museum of Art - Ontario, CA
La Galleria Gitano - San Fernanco, CA
Linus Gallery - Pasadena, CA
Gallery 825 - Los Angeles, CA
La Galleria Gitano - San Fernanco, CA
Whole 9 Gallery - Culver City, CA
2012 Gallery 800 - North Hollywood, CA
CCAA Museum of Art - Ontario, CA
National Steinbeck Center Museum - Salinas, CA
Palos Verde Art Center - Rolling Hills Estates, CA
La Galeria Gitana - San Fernando, CA
Jeanie Madsen Gallery - Santa Monica, CA
UCLA Learning Resource Center - Los Angeles, CA 90095
Laguna College of Art & Design - Laguna, CA
Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery - Los Angeles, CA
Andrew Shire Gallery - Los Angeles, CA
The Loft Galleries and Studios - San Pedro, CA
2011 Gallery 825 - Los Angeles, CA
Marnie Sheridan Gallery - Nashville, TN
CCAA Museum of Art - Rancho Cucamonga, CA
LAMAG Benefit Auction - Los Angeles, CA
New Century Artists Gallery - New York, NY
2010 Arena 1 Gallery - Santa Monica, CA
Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery - Los Angeles, CA
Copperwood Art Gallery - Orange, Ca
The Loft at Liz's - Los Angeles, CA
Bistango Gallery & Restaurant - Irvine, CA
Northern Kentucky University - Highland Hts, KY
Aquarium of the Pacific - Long Beach, CA
Viva Art Center - Sherman Oaks, CA
Fort Wayne Museum of Art - Fort Wayne, IN
Orlando Gallery - Tarzana, CA
Beverly Arts Center of Chicago - Chicago, ILL
Encino Terrace West - Encino, CA
ZieherSmith Gallery - New York, NY
2009 Blue 7 Gallery - Santa Monica, CA
Encino Terrace West - Encino, CA
American Jewish University - Bel Air, CA
St. John Hospital Art Wall - Santa Monica, CA
The Finegood Art Gallery - Westhills, CA
Gotthelf Art Gallery - La Jolla, CA
United Nations NGO Conference, For Peace and Development: Disarm Now! - Mexico City, Mexico
Elverhoj Museum - Solvang, CA
2008 Blue 7 Gallery - Santa Monica, CA
H. Kazan Fine Arts - Los Angeles, CA
Marina Del Rey Library - Marina Del Rey, CA
City Art Gallery (Circle of Care Foundation Charity Auction) - Van Nuys, CA
Los Angeles International Airport - Los Angeles, CA
Paesaggio Fine Arts - Hartford, CT
2007 The Source on Lake - Pasadena, CA
Gallerie Lakaye - Los Angeles, CA
Blue 7 Gallery - Santa Monica, CA
Gallery C (Habitat for Humanity Charity Auction) - Manhattan Beach, CA
Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery - Los Angeles, CA
Mar Vista Arts Gallery - Culver City, CA
H. Kazan Fine Arts Gallery - Los Angeles, CA
2006 Gallery C (Habitat for Humanity Charity Auction) - Manhattan Beach, CA
The Source on Lake - Pasadena, CA
A Gallery - Wimbledon, England
Capelli d' Angeli Foundation - Canton, CT
Peninsula Museum of Art - Belmont, CA
2005 The Source on Lake - Pasadena, CA
Southern California Women's Caucus for Art - Los Angeles, CA
Venice Art Walk - Venice, CA
Los Angeles International Airport - Los Angeles, CA
Maitland Art Center - Maitland, FL
Maude Kerns Art Center - Eugene. OR
2004 Absolute Art Gallery - San Marino, CA
LACMA Art & Rental Division - Los Angeles, CA
Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery - Los Angeles, CA
Venice Art Walk - Venice, CA
2003 Venice Art Walk - Venice, CA
Hudson Gallery - Sylvania, Ohio
LACMA Art & Rental Division - Los Angeles, CA
2002 Gallery Z - Beverly Hills, CA
Berkeley Art Center - Berkeley, CA
Miller Durazo Gallery - Los Angeles, CA
Venice Art Walk - Venice, CA
Beckstrand-Stewart Galleries - Palos Verdes,CA
Upward Bound (Art Auction Benefit) - Santa Monica, CA
Johnson Art Collection - Los Angeles, CA
LACMA Art & Rental Division - Los Angeles, CA
2001 LACMA Art & Rental Division - Los Angeles, CA
Paramount Studios - Los Angeles, CA
BGH Gallery: Art Heals-Auction for NYC 9/11 Victims - Santa Monica, CA
Butterfields: Art for New York, Auction for 9/11 Victims - Los Angeles, CA
2000 Affaire in the Garden - Beverly Hills, CA
1999 The Gascon Gallery - Culver City, CA
The Soho Gallery - Studio City, CA
ART IN MOVIES & TELEVISION
2005 BONES (FOX) - -
2004 MR. & MRS. SMITH - Starring: Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie
TWO AND A HALF MEN (CBS) - -
NEWS TO ME (ABC - -
GRAMERCY PARK (ABC) - -
HEISLER AND HELINE (NBC) - -
2003 BERNIE MAC SHOW (FOX) - -
PLATONICALLY INCORRECT (ABC) - -
NYPD BLUE (ABC) - -
HOLLYWOOD HOMICIDE - Starring: Harrison Ford and Josh Hartnett
2002 MY WIFE AND KIDS (ABC) - -
SIX FEET UNDER (HBO) - -
GRANTS
2006 Capelli d'Angeli Foundation - -
ARTICLES & PUBLICATIONS
2010 Masters: Collage (Book) - Artist Profile
2005 3rd Street Villager - Artist Profile
2003 100 Contemporary Artists - Masters of Today Series (Book)
World Of Art (Magazine) - Artist Profile
Tulane Review - Artist Profile
2001 Artfulstyle /Los Angeles - Pick of the Month
PRIVATE COLLECTIONS
2013 The Peace Project - Los Angeles, CA
2012 Int'l Museum of Collage & Assemblage - Pagosa Springs, CO
2010 Tower Cancer Research Foundation - Beverly Hills, CA
Children's Bureau - Los Angeles, CA
2009 Dr. Lawrence Rifkin - Beverly Hills, CA
2006 Dr. Solomon Hamburg - Beverly Hills, CA
2005 Mr. Doug Legg - Paris, France
2004 Mr. & Mrs. Robert Michaels - Park City, UT
2003 Mr. Andrea Pagnes - Venice, Italy
Mr. Lloyd Cunningham - New York, NY
2001 Ms. Deanna Wenble - New York, NY
2000 Ms. Sandi Gelff - Beverly Hills, CA
Mr. & Mrs. Ignazio Cordera - Milan, Italy
1999 Mr. & Mrs. William Newman - Beverly Hills, CA
Mr. Bernard Sofronski - New York, NY