New illustration for The Chicago Reader

If you live in Chicago, grab yourself this week’s copy of The Chicago Reader!

I just finished an illustration for Ben Joravsky’s column, in which he writes about the city’s recent plans to close 54 public schools, leading to subsequent overcrowding at others. One example is the Dever Elementary on Chicago’s northwest side.

Read the article here:  Mayor Emanuel’s crowded-classroom approach to fixing schools

And here is the illustration:

Reader illustration