Collin Bunting is a designer and collaborator for "The Humans." She is also a writer and was nominated for a Pushcart Prize in 2003. Image and metaphor play strongly in her designs. Her costumes have graced Judson Church, the MCA, The Dance Center of Columbia College and others. The Chicago Reader named Paper Shoes, by "The Humans" one of The Best Dressed Productions of 2011. Her work with "The Humans" and other companies has been funded by New York Foundation for Contemporary Arts, The Driehaus Foundation, The Illinois Arts Council, DCASE, the MacAurthur Fellowship, and the Chicago Dancemakers Forum.