Art Schooled by Jamie Coe (Nobrow) $22.95 - Daniel Stope is a small-town guy who dreams of becoming an artist. His enrollment at art school and consequent move to the city opens up a world of exciting possibiles. Unsurprisingly, Daniel struggles with his newfound independence – the …
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