Souvenir is a book for adults made up of two stories: the commercial sex fantasy in “£20”, together with the utopian sex fantasy in “XXY”. In the form of a comic and illustrated book, antagonistic social systems are tackled with a common theme, in which songs, reflection and rebelliousness are shared...

grace livingston

Cadiz, Granada, Leicester, Barcelona, Havana, Brighton, Almeria and Bilbao have been my homes, the settings for all the stories, the places where the miracles occurred, or didn’t. I am currently living in the green, noisy, experimental Basque Country and as people often say, in Facebook. I like it. I was born to draw and write all night.

My hobbies are taking photos with my smartphone, dancing and falling in love.

I studied Fine Arts and bought my graduation photograph with great pride. The day we posed for the class photograph I straightened my hair, used excessive makeup of iridescent blues and finally drew some black, eternal wing eyeliners. They seemed to wrap right round my head and join up behind, like a mask.

My grandmother bought a frame for the photo and placed it on top of a huge, silver-grey TV.

I also have a Masters degree in design.

I was born to draw and write all night.

A storm of polka dots is unleashed; You Tube is on fire; there is no longer enough chocolate in the world. Nor can there be a world without the compulsive need to work. Swan.

Here is a sample of my work.