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wild little memories
Wild Little Memories
August 2021

Art and 15-minute podcast describing artistic process for the California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS) MFA podcast.

View and listen to it here.
stop aapi hate mura
Together We Are Stronger
May 2021

A comic strip commission funded by LA Care Health Plan to address violence against the AAPI community and bring awareness to "Dial 2-1-1." This comic was installed as murals in multiple SoCal cities, as well as a poster campaign.

Read more here.

never list movie
Never List
Feature film
March 2021

MariNaomi plays herself in the teen drama, The Never List, starring Fivel Stewart and Keiko Agena, directed by Michelle Mower.

IMDB page

driven webseries
Web Series
Episode 11, Maud

MariNaomi played a bit part in this episode starring Mod the Dog, directed by Stephen Elliott.

Watch it here.
ask bi grlz podcast
Ask Bi Grlz podcast
Started 2017
Ended 2019
25 episodes with author Myriam Gurba

Featured guests Yumi Sakugawa, Antonia Crane, Taleen Kali, Randa Jarrar, Michelle Tea, Sina Grace, Seth Fischer
hopeless hapa Hopeless Hapa

Created for the Smithsonian API CTRL+ALT exhibit and Secret Identities.

Available on merch!
cartoonists of color queer disabled databases
Databases of Marginalized Cartoonists
MariNaomi founded the Cartoonists of Color and Queer Cartoonists databases in 2016, then the Disabled Cartoonists database in 2019.

Read a comic about why MariNaomi founded the databases "Comics are for White Men" (for SI Universe's NEW FRONTIERS anthology, 2017)

Watch a video of MariNaomi talking about the databases at XOXO Festival, 2018.

Go to the Cartoonists of Color database.
Go to the Queer Cartoonists database.
Go to the Disabled Cartoonists database.

goats for daddy video
"Goats for Daddy" music video
Music by Terese Taylor
Visual art and animation by MariNaomi
January 2013

Watch the video on YouTube.
rainbow man watercolor
For MariNaomi's collages and paintings, go here.

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