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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.
Slan Abhaile is an A5 12 page zine printed on pink paper bound with one loop of thread. The essay by Wall explores connections between the video game "Gone Home" by The Fullbright Company, a... Read more
DOSS SOULS is a 2 color double-sided A3 Risograph print folded and packaged inside an a6 tracing-paper envelope (12 x 17 cm.). One side features a photo-collage of a silhouetted figure in a bedroom su... Read more
"Printed Project is an ongoing collaboration amongst artists, critics and curators, writers and readers, devoted to making sense of contemporary art and culture. It gathers and presents thought a... Read more
Documents a 2006 temporary exhibition by Jesse Jones in which an industrial space in Dublin was converted into a temporary drive-in movie theater, showing two nights of films that examined class, migr... Read more
The book documents the collaboration between the artist and the Ballymun Pigeon Club.; It includes photographs of the release of 400 homing pigeons with messages tied to their legs in 2003.; In paper... Read more