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 …
by Ines Estrada
Published by Ediciones Valientes
48p, b&w, 5.75"x8.25"
Estrada's comics blend an intuitive portrayal of everyday routine with a hybrid version of reality -the characters' problems are overtly real while their world's potential is unexpectedly infinite. Traducciones operates on a sort of drunken bike ride of longing and frustration coasting into subtle weird pockets, wiry internetted layers and the tangled hair of animal dreams. -EF