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.
"The main concept is to create a space in which I felt I belonged. There is a sense of serenity to the outside, which contrasts with the more gruesome insides where there is a greater need for pr... Read more
“An exploration of painting and its reproduction. A series of small acrylic paintings were reproduced in scale, with the addition of some severe digital geometric intervention. Computer to plate techn... Read more
An “illustrated collection of curse tablets made in ancient Greece and Rome.”--From the publisher.; Images of sewing and embroidery are paired with surrealist style drawings with an emphasis on patter... Read more
"A wordless comic that tells the story of a nightmare about mushroom people using soft shapes, colorful clouds, and wavy lines to convey the sense of a dream scape.; Fabric cover resembles the te... Read more