Vanessa Prager is opening her group show, “All That We
Have Left”, tonight, at Ghetto Gloss, in Los Angeles.
It started as a tree. It got chopped and shredded, chipped and shipped,
wrapped in a package and then sold.
It was in a car, in a trunk, on a shelf, by itself, sitting blank-faced in a
Until one day a person had a thought, and wanted to share it, behold it, and
own it, on paper.
It got inked or got torn or cut up in pieces.
Maybe run through a machine, or sprayed with matte sheen.
Or doodled and scribbled or carefully assembled
Or colored or crinkled or drawn on, then glittered.
A thought took a form, and a form took it’s place.
and then it was done.
It was a work on paper.
“All That We Have Left”
Works on paper by
Tofer Chin, Dallas Clayton & Vanessa Prager
November 6, 2008
7pm to Midnight.
2380 Glendale Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90039
323 912 0008 ph
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