Brendan Leach is an award-winning comic artist and illustrator working out of Brooklyn, NY. In 2012 he won the “Outstanding Comic” Ignatz Award for his book The Pterodactyl Hunters (in the Gilded City) and it was also selected for inclusion in Best American Comics 2011.

His latest mini for Retrofit titled New Sludge City is a dystopian tale based in a futuristic NYC that is a twisted take on identity theft.

Brendan has also been working on a longer work called Iron Bound which will be released an a full graphic novel and vinyl record set later this year from Secret Acres.

Keep an eye out for Iron Bound┬álater this year (you can read the whole first chapter on his Tumblr) and you can also pickup a copy of New Sludge City directly from Brendan’s site along with an original 5″ x 7″ drawing.