Happy Local Comic Book Shop Day! OK, so technically we're a bookstore, but if you're in Chicago, we're local. And we do have comics! For example: Edie Fake's new Gaylord Phoenix Issue #8, which travels the path to call on connections too thick to be broken, in Fake's award-winning, …
Circles Cycles Circuits
Published by Firma
60p, b&w with red spot color, red and black printed mask insert, 8.5"x11"
A whirlpool of an art zine, Circles Cycles Circuits is part comics, part collage, part astral travel. Jankovic's work revels in the power of a handmade mark her blossoming textures are a bit like Austin English's approach to comics, and her dramatic layouts remind me a little like Sonja Ahlers approach to collage, this however is from its own multiverse - a graphic language where "modern dance" meets "stage dive". -EF