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.
Photographs shot by an unknown Shanghai University student in the early ’80s, these portraits are of unknown individuals, manipulated by the artist Kensuke Koike. It's a three-volume series,... Read more
"Photos: São Paulo metro line [2013-15] and Contact Improvisation dance "--From Colophon.; Single sheet in accordion-fold format attached to front board. Book contributors are: photog... Read more
An accordion-folded graphic novel, housed in slipcase.; "Through the artist's stylized artwork and by reinterpreting the ancient Mixtec codices using an accordion-folded format, Tonatiuh bri... Read more
Hand cover bound accordion fold book with images and literature written on both sides of the folded pages.; A personal, intimate survey of the work of Algerian-German landscape architect Kamel Louafi... Read more
Colorful photographs of women wearing mustaches. "In contradictions to law Indian women are still fighting to get the same rights as men. So I offered the women of a self help group to wear one w... Read more
A series of small, folded zines featuring a selection of 53 songs and raps collected to "counteract hate." Each zine contains the lyrics and basic musical notation for one song. The series i... Read more