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.
"The images in FLOH are of photographs discovered by the artist in flea markets across Europe and America. These portraits, holiday snapshots, documents of banal occurrences or spectacular views... Read more
" ... one hundred photographs. Each of them represents one of the idiocies committed by mankind against the global environment (and towards itself); all are indisputable realities that were captu... Read more
The book/stage is made of 3 translucent panels and 6 shaped, translucent half leaves printed with designs and words. Shadow puppets made of col. paper and flat sticks are stored in the case with velcr... Read more
The work explores the concept of translating music and elemental sound parameters into an image. It develops a notation system for expressing a single moment in a song with a visual composition. Music... Read more
Accordion-folded sheet attached at its ends to separate leather covered boards.; Title made by the black yarn glued onto the front board with artist's name on the back board in embossed character... Read more
Handmade paper accordion folded, first fold bare title and string tied feathers pasted at four corners. Small color photographs of water, sky, lower torso of a man and woman holding fish mounted on ea... Read more
"Lawrence Weiner ventures out into the wild blue yonder of filmmaking. Using stills from his DVD movie in combination with pages of text and graphics, he brings the complexity, subtlety, and play... Read more