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.
Self-published zines as part of the final project by an SAIC Core Studio class in Fall 2016, taught by Tom Burtonwood and Burton Isenstein; project titled "Swap/Meet," where each student cre... Read more
Final zine projects for the SAIC's Punk 101 course, taught and compiled by Thomas Comerford, Spring semester 2016. Includes work by Christian Blauch, Ellery Chalmers, Jessica Darnell, Nicole Del... Read more
NON was an comics anthology published between 1997 and 2001, edited and published by cartoonist Jordan Crane. It combined influences from Art Spiegelman's RAW, as well as newer comics artists. In... Read more
Three cross-shaped pieces, folded into squares in decreasing size contained within one another. "This book was made possible through a mass productions grant from the Mass. Council on the Arts +... Read more
"This package contains a) 32 individual loose-leaf, full size, high-quality reproductions of Dzama's work, suitable for framing; b) a 32 page Dzama scrapbook, very strange, rare and revelato... Read more
Collection of poems translated into comics. Poems are sourced from various authors and eras of English literature. Issue number 17 consists of 32 colored postcards reprinting panels from the book... Read more