Aug 30th 2019

Lumpen Comics Book Release Party

@ Co-Prosperity Sphere

3219 S Morgan St, Chicago, IL 60608

Opening Friday, August 30th, from 7PM - 12AM

On view through Friday, August 30th

FRIDAY, AUG 30, 7-Midnight!

We are releasing our first ever Lumpen Comics Book !

Fifty-seven brilliant artists have created work for this celebration of contemporary comics culture in Chicago and beyond.

The 170 page soft cover, perfect bound Lumpen Comics Book ( issue #134) will be released on Friday, August 30, from 7pm- midnight at the Co-Prosperity Sphere ( 3219 S Morgan Street, Chicago Il 60608 ) There will be an exhibition of all the work in the gallery. Music by Drew Ryan, Hunter Husar and Fetter will be performed and beverages will be available.

The event is free!

We will also be releasing an extremely limited Marz Community Brewing Lumpen Boogie beer, with the label designed by Lumpen Comics Book cover artist, Ben Marcus. We are offering a package deal where you can get a 4 pack of the Lumpen Boogie beer and the book for pick up at the August 30th event. You must be 21 and over to purchase this package.

We are taking pre-orders of the book. It’s $15 a copy when you pre-order for pick up at the event or come to the event and purchase one in person that night.

to pre-order visit:

It’s $20 otherwise.

Lumpen Comics Issue #134 includes work by:

Aaron Renier
Allie Drew
Amy Lockhart
Andrew Holmquist
Baldur Helgasson
Ben Bertin
Ben Marcus
Brad Rohloff
Caleb Yono
Caroline Cash
Chema Skandal
Chris Cilla
Clay Hickson
Danielle Chenette
David Alvarado
Deb Sokolow
Eddy Rivera
Edie Fake
Elias Necol Melad
Ethan D’Ericole
Gabe Howell
George Porteus
Grant Reynolds
Jacob Ciocci
Jeremy Pelt
Jeremy Tinder
Jessica Campbell
Joakim Drescher
Joe Tallarico
Julie Murphy
Keith Herzik
Keith Jones
Leif Goldberg
Liana Jegers
Lilli Carré
Louis Capozzoli
Luke Snobeck
Mac Blackout
Marc Bell
Margaux Duseigneur
Marieke McClendon
Mark Connery
Max Morris
Mike Taylor
Nate Beaty
Orkideh Torabi
Otto Splotch
Paul Nudd
Ryan Travis Christian
Rylan Thompson
Sarah Leitten
Sean Gannon
Tim Tvedt
Two Tone Comix
Edited by Joe Tallarico, Jeremiah Chiu, Nora Catlin and Ed Marszewski
Designed by Jeremiah Chiu.

Published by Public Media Institute.

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