ASPEN MAGAZINE adapted for the web
November 15, 2002 4:56 PM Subscribe
Before there was McSweeney's...
Phyllis Johnson published 10 issues of Aspen, a multimedia magazine in a box to which the USPS denied
second-class mail rates. After a few issues that stayed close to the ski resort in terms of theme, the magazine began bringing in guest editors and addressing cutting edge art and media, in New York, Britain, Asia, and the minds of cultural critics and psychedlic drug users. Andy Warhol participated in Issue 3 and the Fluxus movement dominated Issue 8. There were 10 issues in all, the first 9 of which are featured in this new web adaptation at Ubuweb
At the risk of only posting whenever Andrew Stafford unveils another cool web-native multimedia art project
, I thought a lot of Metafiltrates would appreciate this interpretation of Aspen Magazine