Lorraine Rodríguez (Puerto Rico, 1982)




1988: I was grounded for illustrating my own version of the Guns N' Roses' "Appetite For Destruction" album cover.

1991: Music self-education started.

1995: Started an underground business of making art posters for school assignments. Business lasted three years.
1999: Read important books. Wanted to save the world and join guerillas.

2000: General knowledge and research about serial murder started. Wrote letters to serial killers including Richard Ramirez, Edward Spreitzer and Randall Woodfield. My parents were not happy about this.
2001: Started studying Puerto Rican and Hispanic literature, and History.

2003: Met most of my best friends.

2004: Thanks to strangers I discovered local punk rock. 

2006: My friend Raymond and I started an art project called El Bosque. We threw a great house party while his parents were out of town.

2007: Began participating in art venues.

2010: Illustrated my first book.

2011: Spiritual awakening.

2012: Moved to Barcelona, Spain to study Illustration while having lots of fun.

2013: Cristina and I founded Tres Tristes. Moved back to Puerto Rico.

2014:  Sofía and I founded la Unión de Jevas Autónomas.

2015: Joined La Exitosa cover band as a guitar player.

2016: Accepted at La Práctica, Beta Local.

2017: Hurricane María