Kris Barz Mendonça
Kris is a Colorado-based Brazilian artist. In 2014, he released his webcomic, Torta de Climão (Out&About), focusing on social commentary related to sexuality, gender and showcasing empowered LGBTQ characters. In 2015 the comic had its first book published. His work has gathered thousands of fans in Brazil, for which he won the Brazilian Diversity Awards for “Best newcomer in 2015” from the LGBTQ community. He travels around the US to discuss LGBTQ representation in comics at ComicCons and universities and has also been creating LGBTQ empowering content in comics for the Matthew Shepard Foundation.
ART STYLE: An Artist / Creator Street or Urban Artist
CITY, STATE: Fort Collins, Colorado