Dolly: A Graphic Journal on A Red-light District

Thursday, 04 August 2016 - 10:08:06 WIB
By : Andri Nirmala | Category: Graphic Series - 6364 hits - 16 shares
In 2014 graphic designer Andri Nirmala conducted a research for her dissertation project at the red-light district Gang Dolly in Surabaya, East Java. The result was an illustrated book based on a series of articles by Tempo Magazine, and samples of her project can be seen here. Though brief, her research took her to meet various people whose lives depended on the sex industry that once thrived in the area. This is the first of “Dolly: A Graphic Journal on a Red-Light District” which chronicles her experience there. 



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Writer Profile
Andri Nirmala, Illustrator
Andri is a New York-based illustrator from Jakarta. In 2014, she graduated from Universitas Pelita Harapan and is currently continuing her studies while working on her first graphic novel. She finds pleasure in reading a good book and discovering new neighborhoods. Visit her website: anirmala.info.
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COMMENTS
Ray Pradana | 05 August 2016 | 10:51:27 WIB
Where i can read the complete story??
Haillerd Keg | 06 August 2016 | 08:49:43 WIB
where can I read the next part?
Magdalene | 06 August 2016 | 09:06:56 WIB
Here on Magdalene.co ;) It's a biweekly graphic series.
Riz | 26 August 2016 | 15:48:14 WIB
I had a similar story with you! But was there as a man, that expexted to consume. (I may skect my own story then).

Great story, great art work.















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