beijing: where dreams have been

artist duo lauren was and adam eckstrom a.k.a. ghost of a dream make amazing artworks from discarded lottery tickets, cheap romance novel covers, wood and found objects. their solo exhibition where dreams have been opens on sat - oct 9 at galerie paris-beijing. on display is a series of interior decorations that consider 'the nature of lotteries, the things we desire, and the anticipation of the win followed by the inevitable loss'. to illustrate this, they've used usd 70,000 worth of discarded lottery tickets, wood and steel to construct an elaborate series of brightly coloured vignettes [the colour coming from the creative arrangement of the different coloured lottery tickets]. location: 4 jiuxianqiao lu [dashanzi 798]. © ghost of dreams - this is it [2010]