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 …
Transcendental Masturbation Short Comics
by Jeremy Baum
32p, color and b&w, 8.5"x11"
I like Baum's markertone horseface humans and the nearly Ellsworthian dreamland they're set to drift in. Transcendental Mastubation is a bundle of little movements, forming something larger. The fibrous handdrawn look gets thrown off occassionally by imposed computer type but by and large, something weird and wonderful is afoot here. -EF