Frontier #10: Michael DeForge
Frontier #10: Michael DeForge is the latest issue of the ongoing (Ignatz Award-nominated) monograph series, Frontier. Michael's issue features the story, "Sensitive Property."
Told through prose and colorful geometric imagery, "Sensitive Property" is an affecting personal narrative of a real estate consultant, whose experience as a former radical has made them a valuable commodity.
32 pages, full-color, includes a short interview.
Michael DeForge lives and draws comic books in Toronto. He works as an illustrator and as a designer for Adventure Time, and is lead singer of the band Creep Highway. Michael is an astounding writer, and arguably the most compelling and vital voice in contemporary comics.FROM REVIEWS:
"DeForge’s images here are beguiling in their simplicity, brilliantly effective in what they add to the written word. This is another excellent release from one of the most interesting contemporary comic series."
- Pete Redrup, The Quietus
Frontier is a quarterly art and comics monograph series produced by Youth in Decline. Inspired in part by South Korea's SSE Project and in part by DC Comics "Solo" series, each issue will highlight exciting and challenging new work by a single artist. The printing and look of each issue will change to match the style of work.
Frontier is focused on highlighting the work of up-and-coming talent in the North American indie comics scene, introducing the work of international artists we adore, and presenting uncommon dispatches from our favorite creators.