The Monday Watch, The New Yorker Issue Of August 19, 2019; Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon; Sara Lautman’s Daily Shouts

The Cover: Kara Walker’s early release Toni Morrison cover was mentioned here previously. The Cartoonists & Cartoons: Good to see Tom Bachtell‘s fab “Spots” work this week…As you can see, there’s another duo effort from Pia Guerra and her husband, Ian Boothby…No Newbie (or Newbies) this week…Cartoon placement (sizing) in this issue: a few look just right (Bruce Kaplan‘s fun

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Gallery Show Of Interest In Chicago: Tom Bachtell; Chast’s SVA Opening Reception

If you’re in Chicago go see this exhibit of Tom Bachtell‘s work. Mr. Bachtell’s terrific drawings have appeared in The New Yorker for over two decades. Link here to the Adventureland Gallery for more info. ____________________________________________________ And in New York, tonight’s the opening reception for the Roz Chast exhibit at the School Of Visual Arts. Info here

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New Yorker’s Tom Bachtell Talk of The Town Illustrations End After 23 Years; Article of Interest: Maggie Larson; Personal History: “How many do you send in?”

New Yorker’s Tom Bachtell Talk of The Town Illustrations End After 23 Years Mr. Bachtell, whose first Talk of The Town illustrations appeared in the New Yorker‘s issue of March 20, 1995, posted the following on Facebook this afternoon: Tom Bachtell’s website Mr. Bachtell on A Case For Pencils _________________________________________________ Article of Interest: Maggie Larson From the Philadelphia Inquirer, July

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