After San Francisco's new mayor announced imminent plans to "clean up" downtown with a new corporate "dot com corridor" and arts district--featuring the new headquarters of Twitter and Burning Man--curators Erick Lyle and Chris Johanson brought over 100 artists and activists together with …
Mimi and the Wolves Act 1 The Dream
56p, b&w, screenprinted cover, 5.5"x8.5"
Alabaster's new comic is so smart and so pretty, I love it in the way that I love Moomins. The story is about a forthright cateyed animal, Mimi, and her dream-guided encounters with an undomestic scene of beasts and goddesses. The drawings are tremendous- clear and emotional- and although the design is outright adorable, the story never shies away from tension or conflict. Fantastic! -EF