Sequential Art (as in Comics)

If you have seen comics then you are familiar with sequential art that uses images presented in a sequence for storytelling. Since 2007 I have been using this style found in comics as one of the most powerful ways to tell violent, uncensored stories of men in peril....

I Lost My Naïveté in San Francisco

I learned the meaning of what to me was a new concept — non-binary — while I was in San Francisco attending the 2017 Queers & Comics conference. I became a conference sponsor and traveled to attend because I support and encourage queer art and...

Characters

I create male characters that almost magically seem to have attained a life of their own. They appear realistic because they were created using 3D digital art techniques. The foundation I start with for creating men is to show respect for masculinity. I’m convinced...

Q & A

Madeira Desouza Q & A   What attracts you to men? Madeira Desouza:I depict what attracts me to men very clearly in my illustrations and stories: Men who have a strong and clear masculinity. Confidence. Personality. Physicality. Vulnerability. Mystery. Are you...