Paper Busts by Lerma and Madera

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Lumpy profiles are the center of attention in the installation of paper busts by Jose Lerma and Hector Madera. The portraits are titled by their history subjects including the Countess and Emanuel Augustus. Slightly distorted but incredibly curious, they tower over our heads and are constructed entirely of tremendous sheets of paper. They will be showing at the Saatchi Gallery in London until November 3, 2013 and then at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago until December 3, 2013.

Images courtesy of the artists

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Allison

Allison Parker is a proud stay at home mom maintaining a full schedule kissing boo boos and passing out hugs just because. Her days many times are spent between the garden and the kitchen. From a journey of learning whole food eating habits, she's taken on the challenges of baking bread, muffins and cakes from scratch and filling the cellar shelves with scores of her own canned goods each year. Writing is one of those things she does because its part of who she is. That and it's a nice break from the never ending work that comes with raising a family.

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