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launa d. romoff Mixed Media Collage
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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 Claudia Magas  
                 
- launa d. romoff
 

 
Exhibitions
2018 Studio C Gallery - Los Angeles, CA
La Galleria Gitano - San Fernando, CA
2017 FM Fine Art Gallery - Los Angeles, CA
Liz's Loft - Los Angeles, CA
La Galleria Gitano - San Fernando, CA
Studio C Gallery - Los Angeles, CA
Gallery 825 - Los Angeles, CA
2016 La Galleria Gitano - San Fernando, CA
Gallery 825 - Los Angeles, CA
Hale Arts Space - Santa Monica, CA
FM Fine Art Gallery - Los Angeles, CA
2015 Gallery 825 - Los Angeles, CA
El Portal Theatre/Judith Kaufman Gallery - North Hollywood, CA
2014 South Bay Contemporary - Rolling Hills Estates, CA
Segil Fine Art Gallery - Monrovia, CA
Gallery 825 - Los Angeles, CA
LRC Gallery, David Geffen School of Medicine - Los Angeles, CA
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
CCAA Museum of Art - Ontario, CA
La Galleria Gitano - San Fernando, CA
Linus Gallery - Pasadena, CA
Gallery 825 - Los Angeles, CA
La Galleria Gitano - San Fernando, 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
Jeanie Madsen Gallery - Santa Monica, CA
La Galeria Gitana - San Fernando, CA
UCLA Learning Resource Center - Los Angeles, CA
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
United Nations NGO Conference, For Peace and Development: Disarm Now! - Mexico City, Mexico
American Jewish University - Bel Air, CA
Elverhoj Museum - Solvang, CA
St. John Hospital Art Wall - Santa Monica, CA
Gotthelf Art Gallery - La Jolla, CA
The Finegood Art Gallery - Westhills, CA
2008 City Art Gallery (Circle of Care Foundation Charity Auction) - Van Nuys, CA
Los Angeles International Airport - Los Angeles, CA
Paesaggio Fine Arts - Hartford, CT
Marina Del Rey Library - Marina Del Rey, CA
Blue 7 Gallery - Santa Monica, CA
H. Kazan Fine Arts - Los Angeles, CA
2007 The Source on Lake - Pasadena, CA
Mar Vista Arts Gallery - Culver City, CA
H. Kazan Fine Arts Gallery - Los Angeles, CA
Gallery C (Habitat for Humanity Charity Auction) - Manhattan Beach, CA
Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery - Los Angeles, CA
Gallerie Lakaye - Los Angeles, CA
Blue 7 Gallery - Santa Monica, CA
2006 Gallery C (Habitat for Humanity Charity Auction) - Manhattan Beach, CA
Peninsula Museum of Art - Belmont, CA
A Gallery - Wimbledon, England
The Source on Lake - Pasadena, CA
Capelli d' Angeli Foundation - Canton, CT
2005 Los Angeles International Airport - Los Angeles, CA
Maitland Art Center - Maitland, FL
Maude Kerns Art Center - Eugene. OR
Southern California Women's Caucus for Art - Los Angeles, CA
Venice Art Walk - Venice, CA
The Source on Lake - Pasadena, CA
2004 Absolute Art Gallery - San Marino, CA
Venice Art Walk - Venice, CA
Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery - Los Angeles, CA
LACMA Art & Rental Division - Los Angeles, CA
2003 Venice Art Walk - Venice, CA
Hudson Gallery - Sylvania, Ohio
LACMA Art & Rental Division - Los Angeles, CA
2002 Berkeley Art Center - Berkeley, CA
Gallery Z - Beverly Hills, CA
Miller Durazo Gallery - Los Angeles, CA
Upward Bound (Art Auction Benefit) - Santa Monica, CA
Beckstrand-Stewart Galleries - Palos Verdes,CA
Johnson Art Collection - Los Angeles, CA
LACMA Art & Rental Division - Los Angeles, CA
Venice Art Walk - Venice, CA
2001 BGH Gallery: Art Heals-Auction for NYC 9/11 Victims - Santa Monica, CA
Paramount Studios - Los Angeles, CA
Butterfields: Art for New York, Auction for 9/11 Victims - Los Angeles, CA
LACMA Art & Rental Division - 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 NEWS TO ME (ABC - -
GRAMERCY PARK (ABC) - -
MR. & MRS. SMITH - Starring: Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie
HEISLER AND HELINE (NBC) - -
TWO AND A HALF MEN (CBS) - -
2003 PLATONICALLY INCORRECT (ABC) - -
HOLLYWOOD HOMICIDE - Starring: Harrison Ford and Josh Hartnett
NYPD BLUE (ABC) - -
BERNIE MAC SHOW (FOX) - -
2002 MY WIFE AND KIDS (ABC) - -
SIX FEET UNDER (HBO) - -
GRANTS
2006 Capelli d'Angeli Foundation - -
ARTICLES & PUBLICATIONS
2018 VoyageLA - Interview – Artist Profile - Los Angeles, CA
2010 Masters: Collage Book - Artist Profile
2005 3rd Street Villager - Artist Profile
2003 100 Contemporary Artists - Masters of Today Series (Book)
Tulane Review - Artist Profile
World Of Art (Magazine) - Artist Profile
2001 Artfulstyle /Los Angeles - Pick of the Month
PRIVATE COLLECTIONS
2018 USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center - Los Angeles, CA
2016 USC Fisher Museum of Art - Los Angeles, CA
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 Mr. & Mrs. Ignazio Cordera - Milan, Italy
Ms. Sandi Gelff - Beverly Hills, CA
1999 Mr. & Mrs. William Newman - Beverly Hills, CA
Mr. Bernard Sofronski - New York, NY