tomtorluemke.comtomtorluemke.com

things happen at night

Slivers of childhood traumas appear throughout my artistic practice. This series addresses memories of seminal events that have colored my perspective and opened a tolerance to work with the difficult subject matter.

Returning After A Night On The Town, 2014
acrylic on canvas
36 x 22″

This Is No Way To Live, 2014
acrylic on canvas
24 x 18″

Mom Attempting To Kill Herself, 2011
acrylic on canvas
30 x 40″

It’s Got To Be Here, 2006
acrylic on canvas
16 x 20″

The Late Show, 2006
acrylic on canvas
16 x 20″

Looking For Dad, 2006
acrylic on canvas
16 x 20″

Another Beating Of Mom, 2006
acrylic on canvas
16 x 20″
Drunk And Barely Making It Down The Stairs, 2006
acrylic on canvas
16 x 20″
Uncle Freddy’s Dead, 2006
acrylic on canvas
16 x 20″

Dad Practicing His Magic, 2006
acrylic on canvas
16 x 20″

TOP