Thursday, July 30, 2015

"Pillars of Society" nears to Friday's finish in Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS STAR
INDIANA---Tom Torluemke (right), lead artist for the "Pillars of Society" mural being created under the I-65 overpass of Central Avenue at East 12th Street, and master painter Bill Pozzo work on the mural on Wednesday, July 29, 2015 that they expect to complete Friday or Saturday. Torluemke developed the concept. Painting started about three weeks ago. The Vibrant Corridors partnership with the Arts Council of Indianapolis, Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc., Downtown Indy and the city of Indianapolis links artists with mural locations throughout the city to create public works of art. Charlie Nye / The Star [link]

Tom Torluemke (right), lead artist for "Pillars of Society" and master painter Bill Pozzo work on the mural on Wednesday, July 29, 2015. They expect to complete it Friday or Saturday. Torluemke, who developed the concept, said Jim McKern, a master draftsman, is also working on the project. Charlie Nye / The Star