On Friday, September 22nd at 7pm, Coco Picard presents "Autobiography with Stones" a diagrammed artist talk about rocks, foreign encounters, and possible futures. This performative lecture is based on a dream Picard had in which the protagonist of her graphic novel, The Chronicles of …
by Mark Connery
Published by 2D Cloud
240p, b&w, softcover, 6.25"x8"
This is simply the best- a real, true treasure chest, open with all the gemstones a-gleaming, gold chains flowing over the sides, jewel-encrusted goblets and coins littering the sand. Snacksmart and freeflowing, Rudy feels infinite when you're in it, camped under that palm tree on your mind beach, crown on your head, stacking the spoils. Connery's way is everything: impeccable comic timing, laced and hemmed with philosophical dread and a bounce-back marshmallow-pillow absurdity that is fundamental to the cavalier graphic design. Ruin your bean supper, run for your life, read a book that matters! -EF