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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.
Violence, calamity and the absurdity of war are recorded extensively within The Archive of Modern Conflict, the largest photographic collection of its kind in the world. For Holy Bible, Adam Broomberg... Read more
The book contains bird flock patterns observed on one day in late November at Fresh Marshes areas in Norfolk coast. The flock patterns were classified into their Latin-named families. The opening of t... Read more
"This book has been conceived as the publication related to the CSAV-Artists Research Laboratory held by Walid Raad at the Fondazione Antonio Ratti in Como in 2009."--Taken from book. Includ... Read more
Pollard, Jane, 1972-, O'Keeffe, C. (Ciaran), Bigg, Chris, 1962-, Spaceman, J.
"Silent Sound is a potent mix of art, music and psychological experimentation, borrowing techniques from the Victorian séance room and the pseudoscience of subliminal communication… Silent Sound... Read more
Combining the 367 full-colour pages of Tom Phillips' artist's book, the treated Victorian novel A Humument, with an interactive oracle function, this App displays the luminous artwork in a f... Read more
BOYOfanzine is a biannual publication based in the UK. Issue 4, "America Crush," features reproductions of collaged tributes to male American icons and masculine standards of beauty as expre... Read more
"A form of five lines of thirty characters and spaces per line produced by sixteen Stam.Pon mini-printers on heavyweight braille manilla."-- p. 2.; Library has no. 151 in an edition of 200,... Read more
"Thesaurus Scienta Lancastriae is a collaborative work between six-year old Jack Aylward-Williams and his father father, Robert Williams. In this book, Jack explains the world to his father, who... Read more