Laura Henkel has been an innovative and creative force in the Las Vegas arts scene.  She has presented an exceptional range of exhibitions that inform and challenge aesthetic, historical and social norms. Her ambitious exhibitions have been both centric and global. Her incisive and expansive curatorial eye consistently provides are encounters that can be both popular and classical.  In addition, she offers compelling narratives that expand the viewer experience of each exhibition while masterfully engaging the media in responding to and reporting art news.