Beautiful/Decay started as a photocopied DIY zine back in 1996. The last issue of the magazine came out 2008 and today Beautiful/Decay has transformed in to a printed book series and apparel line with a focus on experimental, grotesque, and groundbreaking art.This is the last copies of the Magazine available, make sure to complete your collection when there still is copies left.
In this issue:
Issue X marked the beginning of a new direction in Beautiful/Decay's content, expanded the international art content and including more in-depth features, comprehensive artist interviews, current show reviews, and gallery reviews. The issue is loosely curated around an investigation into phenomenological representations of reality, and the myriad ways in which it may be fabricated, duplicated, or parodied through the artistic process. Featured artists include Scott Anderson, Barnaby Whitfield, Michel Swaney, Jeff Whetstone, Oh Yea Studio, and Mala Iqbal.