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.
Photography and text by Carolos Spottorno, with translations by David Gala.; The acronym PIGS refers to the European Union's ecomonically weakest countries: Portugal, Italy, Greece, and Spain. Th... Read more
In this PHotoBolsillo volume, Catalan photographer Laia Abril portrays female sexuality through her portraits, taken with the intimate feel of family snapshots. Known for her unique process of product... Read more
"This accordion book combines an array of black and white photographs with a 15th century Spanish ballad. Both words and imagery concern themselves with the immense pain and tiny joys of imprison... Read more
Tacky Little Pamphlets consists of seven single sheets folded twice to form a single signature. Contributing artists include: Thomas M. Cassidy and McMurtagh. The pamphlets focus on experimental poetr...
"Memoria Perdida" was made by design students Rosario Walker and Paulina Jimenez, from a workshop taught by Naranja Ediciones and the Brazilian designer Gutavo Piqueira within the Design cou... Read more
Catalog for the Second International Biennial of Visual and Alternative Poetry in Mexico at the Universidad Autónoma de Puebla, April 24, 1987. The publication includes an essay as well as visual work... Read more