As part of The Armory Show and Tell artist Nery Gabriel Lemus presented:
The artist will create a stuffed animal that addresses issues of childhood. The animal will be modeled around the stuffed animals he grew up with in Guatemala. He will sew by hand and with a machine, stuff the animal, and staple it to a base.
Nery Gabriel Lemus is a contemporary artist who has exhibited nationally and internationally. His most recent solo exhibition, A Hero Ain’t Nothin’ but a Sandwich, was at Charlie James Gallery in Los Angeles. He is a recipient of a Rema Hort Mann Foundation award and a City of Los Angeles Individual Artist Fellowship.