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The placement of different projects and paintings into distinct folders does not serve to separate them but to present the different mediums Mary Lempres works in as diverging projects intended to encourage similar ends. By associating food with fine art, and vise versa, the Brooklyn based artist creates an environment were it is as easy to access art as it is to enjoy food. She blurs the line between food and art in order to break and reconfigure cultural norms, asking participants to touch, taste, and become part of the environment.