October 5th, 2009Art / Curriculum Vitae

Love is a Dog from Hell

here are the works i put up at my mini show Love is a Dog from Hell at 15minutes cafe in lasalle college of the arts.

don't undress my lovewatering a plant
don't undress my love/you might find a mannequin:/don't undress the mannequin/you might find/my love. -Trapped

or the terror of one person/aching in one place/alone/untouched/unspoken to/watering a plant.
-The Crunch

i loved you
I loved you/like a man loves a woman he never touches, only/writes to, keeps little photographs of. I would have/loved you more if I had sat in a small room rolling a/cigarette and listened to you piss in the bathroom,/but that didn’ happen.
-An Almost Made Up Poem

meanwhile i look at young girlsshe has saved me
meanwhile I look at young girls/stems/flowers of chance.
-The Crunch

she has saved me /from everything that is /not here.
-The 6 Foot Goddess

slow movement of/the hands of a clock
there is a loneliness in this world so great/that you can see it in the slow movement of/the hands of a clock
-The Crunch

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andandand: pictures of the zine!

nataliette in Love Is A Dog From Hell, a celebration of charles bukowski

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yeah i recycled some… so what. its ART!!!
(also, i’ve been using the “it’s ART!” statement to defend the pathetic patches of black polish leftover on my nails… it renders most complainers dumbfounded cos they believe me…teehee!)

thanks alice for organizing such a cool event and thinking of me!
special love to dave, stephy and clifton for coming to support.

also, go pick up the october copies of JUICE and CATALOG to see my feature! (i havent gotten my hands on any yet…) (also i know that there was a lil spotlight on my exhibition with a small interview for i-S magazine couple of weeks back, its out of circulation already, imma do a scan once i start being unlazy)

&&& just in the very case anyone is intrigued, here are some interviews/reviews of my solo exhibition available on the World Wide Web: A Lingering Aftertaste by Pat Law for culturepush.com / To Consume Food Like Life by Nawira Baig for youth.sg / Food Obsession! by Pamela of 93.8fm for livingroomscribbles / SCYA’s post exhibition interview by Isk for scya. my show is still running till this friday, october 9th, so go see it if you haven’t yet!

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