BROOKE LORD (B. 1997) IS AN ARTIST / PUBLISHER BASED IN NYC.

OTHER WORLD RISO IS AN EXPERIMENTAL VISUAL NARRATIVE AND PUBLISHING PROJECT STARTED BY BROOKE LORD IN 2023.

OTHER WORLD RISO STARTED AS A SELF-PUBLISHED COMIC SERIES ABOUT THE INDUSTRIAL TECHNO MUSIC SCENE / UNDERGROUND QUEER NIGHTLIFE IN CHICAGO, ILLUSTRATING A UNIVERSE OF ENDING, BEGINNING, SENTIMENTALITY, AND TRANSCENDENCE. IN PART, OTHER WORLD IS A EULOGY FOR IMPORTANT PLACES WITHIN THIS COMMUNITY AND IN MY LIFE THAT NO LONGER EXIST. OTHER WORLD FOCUSES ON THEMES OF ALIENATION, SELF-DISCOVERY, AND THE LIMINAL SPACE OF NOT-BEING-ABLE-TO-RETURN AND FINDING A WAY TO MOVE FORWARD.