The Wonder, Portraits of a Remembered City, Volume 2 by Tony Fitzpatrick
In this follow up to Volume 1, Tony Fitzpatrick spins magical tales from his own history and that of his beloved city via drawing-collages – vivid combinations of drawing, text and applied elements like matchbooks, postcards, gambling slips and ballgame stubs.
Tony Fitzpatrick is an artist, actor and author of Max and Gaby’s Alphabet. His work has exhibited at Chicago’s Art Institute and MOCA, and NYC’s MOMA. He lives in Chicago.
Essay by Alex Kotlowitz
Alex Kotlowitz is author of There are no Children Here, The Other Side of the River, and Never a City so Real. He also writes for the New Yorker and the New York Times.