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.
A collection of comic strips, with text and illustrations by David Alvarado. The comics were made back in 2012-2013, when the artist was a student at Columbia, writing weekly dairy comics for the news... Read more
Based on the surrealist game, "La Cadavre Exquis" (The Exquisite Corpse), each artist drew three consecutive black and white panels that were forwarded to the next artist on the list. Edited... Read more
"Launched on July 1, 1916, the Battle of the Somme has come to epitomize the madness of the First World War. Almost 20,000 British soldiers were killed and another 40,000 were wounded that first... Read more