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About the Artist

Author/artist Vikram Madan (Bellevue) was born and raised in India, where he developed an early love for creating humorous and whimsical experiences. An engineer by training, as well as a former award-winning editorial cartoonist, Vikram has studied at Seattle's Gage Academy of Art. He currently paints in traditional and digital media, and also writes and illustrates humorous poetry, all the while hoping to help make the world a better place one shared moment of levity at a time. Vikram’s debut book of funny poems, The Bubble Collector, was nominated (by invitation) for the 2014 Washington State Book Awards.

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