David Mazzucchelli Collection


David Mazzucchelli is a comic book and graphic novel artist and writer known for both his work on Daredevil at Marvel and Batman: Year One at DC Comics. From 1991-1993 he published his independent anthology Rubber Blanket, setting the stage for his and Paul Karasik's adaption of Paul Auster's City of Glass, and more importantly, his genre defying Asterios Polyp. Mazzucchelli is a faculty member in SVA's BFA Cartooning Department.

General Physical Description

2 boxes

Scope and Contents

The David Mazzucchelli Collection consists of 6 books, 3 issues of Rubber Blanket, and a complete run of Urban Outfitters' alternative magazine, Slant (1995-1997).


The David Mazzucchelli Collection is open for research.


David Mazzucchelli Collection, [series. item]. Milton Glaser Design Study Center and Archives, Visual Arts Foundation, New York.

Acquisition Information

The David Mazzucchelli Collection was acquired as a gift from David Mazzucchelli.

Container List

Milton Glaser Design Archive > David Mazzucchelli Collection > Series 2. Urban Outfitters' Slant
2Slant no. 1
2Slant no. 2
2Slant no. 3
2Slant no. 4
2Slant no. 5
2Slant no. 6Spring 1996
2Slant no. 7Fall 1996
2Slant no. 8Holiday 1996-1997
2Slant no. 9Spring 1997
Milton Glaser Design Archive > David Mazzucchelli Collection > Series 1. Books and Periodicals
1Asterios Polyp. New York: Pantheon Books, 2009
1Batman Year One. New York: DC Comics, 2005
1Comics Journal no. 194, March 1997
1Discovering America. Zurich: Arrache Coeur, 1996
1La Géométrie de L'Obsession. Paris: Editions Cornelius, 1997
1Phobia. Bologna, Italy: Coconino Press, 2003
1Rubber Blanket no. 1. Hoboken: Rubber Blanket Press, 1991
1Rubber Blanket no. 2. Hoboken: Rubber Blanket Press, 1992
1Rubber Blanket no. 3. Hoboken: Rubber Blanket Press, 1993
1La Soif. Paris: Editions Cornelius, 1997