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.
“It Looks Like This” is a collaborative art book made by Mike Taylor and Eliot Greenwald. In the book are 5 objective descriptions by Mike Taylor of 5 cassette tape covers and the corresponding drawn... Read more
"Coliseum" is a synthesis of three years of dedicated research and drawing focused on Veterans Memorial Coliseum, an iconic building located in Portland, Oregon that was designed by Skidmore... Read more
Collection of coasters from "Pick Up," a collaborative project between Protsenko and Barquin. Each coaster is printed with a story shared by participants, of interactions at clubs, bars, and... Read more
Short story written by Sheckley, originally in 1954. This edition features illustrations by Bergtold, and is cut into the shape of a spaceship with an etched aluminum and vinyl case. <br/>... Read more
Mini-comic series by Dan Zettwoch. Each issue features a single theme, and stories built around that them, and is assembled from a variety of hand-made materials, such as screenprinted covers, found m... Read more
"A visual aid to MPSP’s audio release titled Peak/Doubt. A sprawling lay out of devalued graphics generations beyond their original re-organize as mirrors of themselves, as metadata to themselves... Read more