The Joan Flasch Artists' Book Collection (JFABC) digital library is an online guide and finding aid for the rich collection of artists’ publications available in Flaxman Library Special Collections. The JFABC brings together close to ten thousand artists’ publications in all formats and media including: books, zines, multiples, video and audio recordings, digital works, periodicals, and other intimate works of art created by artists of local, national, and international significance. Focusing on materials published from the 1960s to the present, it is complemented by collections of reference works and exhibition catalogues to support in-depth research on artists’ publishing.
An investigation of printing as a process of emergence, this book consists of unbound sheets on deerskin parchment and include bullet holes, flea bites and scars. Artist used rubber-based inks, handma... Read more
This book explores themes of evolution, archival presentation, singular vs. multiple, and records of evidence of 'being here.' The artist incorporates text that is hand-printed from a photop... Read more
A collection of twenty-two chapbooks on various topics including Greek mythology and Hellenistic literature with references to Western artists, writers, and philosophers. Their unfixed order evokes th... Read more
Hot foil stamping on the cover. Pages are two-color risograph, depicting line drawings of a golden ball traveling through landscapes that, at times, are reminiscent of architectural models. Loop stapl... Read more
Subtitled as 'My Boobs Will Appear As A Link.' Eight flicker cards and one paper card with colophon, held in folded paper envelope with cut-out window. Photographic images reminiscent of des... Read more
"Right noise has quietly and methodically infiltrated the American household via airwaves, satellites, and cables. Religion and politics are the dramatis personae portraying liberal behavior as t... Read more
A collection of 61 original postcard-sized drawings, prints and paintings utilizing various artist's thumbprints requested by Don Celender.; Contributors include Sol LeWitt, Ed Ruscha, John Balde... Read more