Selected Press

"Dark Stars"

The Last Party: Studio 54, Disco, and the Culture of the Night
1997

by Anthony Haden-Guest. New York: William Morrow, 1997. Descriptions of Coleman’s Performance Art in his “Dark Stars” chapter. (See Haden-Guest essay, in The Book of Joe, p. 23).

A Look Inside an Infernal Machine An Interview with Joe Coleman

Esoterra
1997

“Mondo Coleman: A Conversation with Joe Coleman and Candice Breitz"

Atlantica: Internacional Revista de las Artes #14 Fall 1996
1996

(in Spanish and English translation). Back cover: The Victory of Hell (1995)

“Joe Coleman’s Latter-day Saints”

Juxtapoz Spring 1996
1996

by Katharine Gates

“In the Age of Monsters: The Apocalyptic Vision of Joe Coleman”

Raw Vision: The International Journal of Intuitive and Visionary Art, number 11 Spring 1995
1995

by Martin T. Wilner. Cover: Mommy/Daddy (1994)

Joe Coleman Interview

Deathtripping: The Cinema of Transgression
1995

by Jack Sargeant. London and San Francisco: Creation Books, 1995. (Includes Coleman interview; seen in context as a “collaborator” in the subcultural movement centering on NYC underground film; see Film section, p. 213.)

A Freudian Interpretation of Joe Coleman

Argonaut “Crazies!” issue, Spring 1994
1994

San Francisco. Illustrated article by Martin Wilner. Cover: Self-Portrait (1986)

“The Infernal Machine, Joe Coleman”

The Comics Journal #170 Summer 1994
1994

Interview cover feature by Katharine Gates. Cover: detail, The Divine Comedy (1993)

“Life is a Killer: Joe Coleman”

On Edge: Performance at the End of the Twentieth Century
1994

Book chapter by C. Carr. Hanover, NH: Wesleyan University Press

“Portrait of the Artist as a Madman”

High Society October 1993
1993