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Boruchow tondo swats pesky ads


The cigarette and soft drink ads strapped on utility poles and parking poles–those darned itty bitty ads are unregulated eyesores invading the streetscape of Philadelphia.

Into the fray in uber-Catholic South Philadelphia, our hero cut paper artist Joe Boruchow has a solution–wheatpasting over the invasive ads a holy image the removal of which would seem sacrilegious. Here’s the image:

Joe Boruchow, The Invasive Species Tondo

To see this impertinent Baby Jesus installed, check out Joe’s blog.


joe boruchow, virgin mary