Frankie Laufer

Native Walla Wallan Frankie Laufer returned to the area in 2019 and works out of his College Place studio.

The final day of the NEXUS: Frankie Laufer Art Show will conclude with a closing reception 5-7 p.m. April 23 at Morell Family Wines, 202 E. Main St.

Walla Walla born and raised, Laufer recently moved back after spending 45 years in California. His paintings cover a wide range of styles that include abstract, expressionism and colorist.

There is plenty of space to social distance and masks are enforced. For more details, email Meredith Morell at, call 509-240-3090 or see


Annie joined the U-B news staff in 1979 and since 1990 has written Etcetera, a daily community column. She was promoted to a copy editing post in 2007. She edits copy, designs and lays out pages, including the weekly arts and entertainment guide Marquee,