In Conversation

In Conversation

Artist Talk with Didi Rojas

To coincide with Didi's solo exhibition, You're Doing Amazing Sweetie, the gallery will be hosting an artist talk on Tuesday, October 15th at 7:30 PM.  The event is free and open to the public, but seating is limited and RSVP is required.  For more information and to RSVP please click the link below. 

In The News

In The News

Didi Rojas In Teen Vogue

From re-creating the Jacquemus Le Chiquito Bag (including one that’s even tinier than the original!) to sculpting everyone’s favorite Glossier products in clay, Brooklyn-based ceramic artist Didi Rojas is making art out of the most-coveted fashion and beauty items.

In The News

In The News

Didi Rojas in Artforum

“You’re doing amazing sweetie!” said notorious momager Kris Jenner to her most famous little dividend, Kim Kardashian, during her daughter’s 2007 photo shoot for Playboy. Kris’s croon serves as the title for Didi Rojas’s first solo show in New York, which features forty-two single shoes (right foot only!) on a low pedestal in the center of the petite gallery.

In The News

In The News

Didi Rojas in Office Magazine

Didi Rojas’ boots are not made for walking. Neither are her sneakers, flip flops, or her Balenciaga crocs, which landed office magazine's Issue 08 cover. In fact, all of her LAUNCH F18 gallery solo exhibition creations are strictly ceramic. The Brooklyn based artist’s show titled You’re Doing Amazing Sweetie will be open through October 19 with selections of Rojas' famous footwear sculptures.

Announcement

Announcement

Partnership with Artspace.com

LAUNCH F18 is delighted to announce our new partnership with the online art sales platform Artspace.com.  The gallery launches its partnership featuring available works by Nathan Dilworth, Meena Hasan, Erika Mahr, Frankie Rice and Didi Rojas. Artspace is an e-commerce platform which performs like an online marketplace. The online service began in 2011 and was founded by Christopher E. Vroom and Catherine Levene.  To date it is said to include over 2,000 active artists from 400 galleries around the world.

In The News

In The News

Didi Rojas in i-D Magazine

Shoes fascinate Brooklyn-based ceramic artist Diana Rojas. First using ceramics in college, she soon began to casting her favorite sneakers, heels, and boots using clay, making some life-size and some gigantic.  In her first solo exhibition You're Doing Amazing Sweetie, Didi Rojas celebrates the beauty of footwear.

In Conversation

In Conversation

Corinne Bernard & Christin Graham

On the occasion of LAUNCH F18's group exhibition, Future Starts Slow, co-curator of the show, Christin Graham sat down with participating artist, Corinne Bernard to discuss her studio practices, relationship with art, and voice as a young emerging artist.  We're delighted to present this thoughtful and personal conversation between the both of them.  Please click here to read the full conversation.

 

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In The News

Conversation In Riot Material

Future Starts Slow artist, Rose Vickers sat down with Sam Trioli for Riot Material to discuss her work in the gallery's current exhibition as well as her practices as a writer, critic and curator.  

In The News

In The News

Review In Hyperallergic

Meena Hasan & Tommy Kha reviewed by Emily Sun for Hyperallergic. "Echoes of Identity Across the Work of Two Asian-American Artists" provides an in depth look at the artists stunning exhibitio Other Echoes Inhabit The Garden.  To read the full article please click the link below.

In The News

In The News

Conversation In Whitehot Magazine

Meena Hasan and Tommy Kha sat down with Christin Graham and Sam Trioli to discuss at length their two-person exhibition, Other Echoes Inhabit The Garden at LAUNCH F18.  To read the article please click the link here.

Video

Video

Meena Hasan & Tommy Kha

Watch Meena Hasan & Tommy Kha discuss their exhibition Other Echoes Inhabit The Garden.  Producer, Ronan Babbit captures the two artist in conversation within their exhibition, and reveals the deep and personal meaning behind the work and collaboration.  

In The News

In The News

Frankie Rice Featured In The New York Times

Featured in the NY Times: Show Us Your Wall series, Frankie Rice and his sculpture "Untitled" (2015) were part of the converstation focusing on artist, writer and director John Waters, and his  personal collection within his New York City home.  Rice, a long time friend of Waters created this series of remarkable sculptures made from pill bottles for H.I.V. medications.