Icky Apparatus is a zinester from the U.S.A.
Icky has lived in a number of States in the U.S.A. He is best known as the editor of Nosedive zine.
Nosedive first appeared in the 1990's. Nosedive appeared as a split zine with Sty Zine in 1996, edited by another icki, also known as Mark Murrmann. In 1997, a selection from Nosedive appeared in Volume II of the Zine Yearbook.
Nosedive and Icky's woodblock art were featured in the art exhibition The Copyist Conspiracy: An Exhibition of Zine Art, devoted to the art work of zine editors, which was held in San Francisco in November of 2005.
Nosedive was one of twenty zines featured in the book Stories Care Forgot: An Anthology of New Orleans Zines, edited by Ethan Clark with an introduction by John Gerken, and published by Last Gasp in 2006.
- Stories Care Forgot: An Anthology of New Orleans Zines, edited by Ethan Clark, Last Gasp, 2006