Artist(s): Leslie Roberts
Date Created: 2018
Framed Dimensions: 16 x 12 in.
Acrylic gouache, colored pencil, ink, graphite on gessoed panel
Handwritten text: list of announcements from email inbox.
Excerpt: Call for proposals, storage system outage, train service interrupted, invitation to apply
for membership, active shooter training, deadline next week . . .
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