The Rise, The Fall, and The Rise by Brix Smith Start $18.95 - American Brix Smith Start spent ten years in The Fall with Mark E. Smith while being married to him, which ended in a violent disintegration. Growing up in the Hollywood Hills in the '60s in a dilapidated pink mansion her life has …
32p, b&w with some color, 5.5"x8.5"
Adams' Period speaks in a similar comics language to John Brodowski's Curio Cabinet - wordless flashes of action that form a choppy narrative rhythm comprised of jump cuts. The story is simple but the editing is not and the art matches it's bizarreness, harnessing a drawn stiffness to invigorate everyday details. -EF