Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Tom Torluemke Book Release & New Show in Chicago on August 26

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"Tuesday's Garbage Day" by Tom Torluemke
ILLINOIS---Firecat Projects will host the book release of Tom Torluemke’s SYMPTOMS: satirical drawings by Tom Torluemke. The limited-edition, 200-page, softbound book includes 90 images from Tom’s blog, Torluemke’s Daily Punch: a series of daily impressions and ideas about our society and politics made into simple but powerful statements using acrylic paint marker on paper. Tom’s spontaneously drawn reactions and visual vocabulary touch on a variety of subject matter in this hard-hitting series. The book will be released at an opening exhibition (also titled, Symptoms) with a selection of the original drawings on Friday, August 26, 2016 at Firecat Projects, 2124 N. Damen Avenue Chicago, IL, from 7:00 – 10:00 p.m.
In the photo above, and wearing his Life Journey Church t-shirt, collector Gregory Disney-Britton stands in his living room next to "Let Freedom Ring, The Wedding Bells" (2011) by Tom Torluemke.

"Let Freedom Ring, The Wedding Bells" by Tom Torluemke (Daily Punch, September 4, 2011)