‘Zines’ reminiscent of Gardner collection: Finding parallels between past & present

By Deborah Brancic

On the first Saturday in October, guests of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum were invited to take part in a studio event, run by artist Anna Mudd, to learn about the similarities between ‘zines’ — a mini-magazine, similar to a word/picture diary, about a particular subject found interesting to the author — and albums in the Garder collection. People trickled into the studio throughout the day, and were encouraged to create a page for a compilation collection the museum plans to display in-house. Continue reading