Refractions, 2014, ink (brush and crow quill) on paper & Photoshop digital screentones, 11 x 17”

Dissected, Page 1. This scene takes place exactly one year before DOMA was struck down, where only “opposite-sex” marriages were allowed in California and subsequently qualified for immigration benefits. The protagonist and his partner are trying to pass as an “opposite-sex” couple to get married—first step in the game of marriage petition for permanent residency.

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Dissected, Page 3. Digital coloring.