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 book was an homage to blue prints and architectural models. The blueprint inspired the color, while the structure was an investigation into bringing the illusion of dimension and space into... Read more
The Emperor's Back, meant figuratively and literally, began as a response to the refusal of President Trump to accept reality, as well as the inability of his sycophants to straighten him out. Hi... Read more
Made to correspond to an exhibition by Auerbach and Charlotte Posenenske.; The book includes four scale models of components in Posenenske’s sculptures, alongside stamp designs drawn from components o... Read more
Written and illustrated by Lois Morrison. Designed and printed by Julie Chen with the assistance of Elizabeth McDevitt. Text set in Janson and Bembo Italic, with calligraphy by Keith Vinson. Combinati... Read more
This book consists of 10 complex pop-up "staircases" constructed out of cream-colored paper.; The book is cloth covered and is enclosed in a cardboard slipcase.; Distributed by ARTobjects in... Read more
Consists of colored etchings shaped like triangular stamps, mounted on double-leaved pages of heavy, handmade paper. There are 2 pop-up panels. Etchings numbered in ink with their positions in the edi... Read more