Short for “fanzine,” a zine is a self-published booklet of original or appropriated texts and images, usually made with a copy machine. Since the 1970s, zines have been widely used to create and foster communities outside of dominant culture. From conceptual art to punk and street culture to queer and feminist practices, this is the first-ever exhibition hosted in North America and dedicated to the medium of zines. The exhibition, which includes over 800 works on view by nearly 100 different artists.
Date: Wednesday, November 15th from 5pm to 7pm
5pm – Director’s Toast and Tour
6pm – Opening and Reception
Location: Brooklyn Museum at 200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, New York
For more information please visit the Brooklyn Museum website.
Photo credit: Brooklyn Museum