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 project encouraged visual and experimental artists to submit 100 works. 40 artists were put together in one issue, each artist receiving a copy of the magazine. Uni/vers (;) transmitted mess... Read more
"Edgardo Vigo was one of the precursors of mail art in Argentina. In 1974 he edited Sealed by hand , with collaborations of several national artists. With this publication he introduces the discu... Read more
Portfolio containing drawing of animals with corresponding slogans or sayings. "It Is Right to Draw Their Fur echoes questions posed by Eggers in McSweeney's Issue 27: What is the line betwe... Read more
A climate change soundtrack, taking inspiration from the Larsen C ice shelf in Antarctica, which broke off into the Weddell Sea in July 2017, forever altering the landscape of the continent. Using rea... Read more
"...a vinyl recording with two audio tracks reflecting on the qualities of voice/speech, artistic practice and persona of artist Elaine Sturtevant. For this conceptual work, Trojanska has “learne... Read more