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.
Mini flexagons depicting color photographs of flowers. Accompanying materials including 1 artist's catalog and 1 vellum paper folded into flexagon (5 x 5 cm). Title from artist's catalog. Is... Read more
The book reflects on the concept of hiding and dressing up in consume, exemplified by photographs taken during carnival season in Venice, Italy. Designed to collapse open, showing both the outside and... Read more