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 …
Ocular Anecdotes #1
Published by Otto Press
24p, color, newsprint, 12"x15", folded to 12"x7.5"
This attractive newsprint debut from Otto Press is clearly coming out of the new wave of British design comics (...along with the work coming from the likes of Nobrow, Breakdown and Landfill Presses). Ocular Anecdotes is crisp and human- the comics of The Thought Police demonstrate an allegance to Chris Ware-style page and palatte while forging stories all its own. -EF