Quimby's will journey down the street to Jerry's (the Wicker Park location, at 1938 W. Division) to welcome Alfred Ryan Nerz and sell his book Marijuanamerica: One Man’s Quest to Understand America’s Dysfunctional Love Affair with Weed. What BoingBoing called "a fascinating and entertaining …
by Aidan Koch
48p, full color, softcover, 6.5"x9"
Koch's work has a visual eloquence that is constantly at work recalibrating your brain and refocusing your eyes. Assured pencil work and yolky yellows give a shimmer to lunar cycles that share a little witchy-ness with Julia Gfrorer's comics and some social ambiguities akin to Jaako Pallasvuo's "Some Approaching End". Opal stone, blue candle burn down, darkness and voicemail. -EF