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.
Consisting of 11 photos in the light of Frantisek Kupka, Christiaan Huygens, Michelangelo de Caravaggio, Augustus De Morgan, Rembrandt H. van Rijn, Willebrordus Snellius, Rene Magritte, Sir Isaac Newt... Read more
Accordion folded strip printed one side and attached its end to back cover. Design, text, printing by K. Richard Mueller. Bound by Siegfried R. Kohler. Library has no. 12 in an edition of 100, signed... Read more
German artist Thomas Demand visited architects' workshops and photographed details of architectural models built out of paper and cardboard. The photographs look almost like abstract images, whil... Read more
In 1999 Raymond Pettibon, Jason Rhoades and Hans Weigand purchased an old boat named "Bust Loose" and docked it in the harbor of Hermosa Beach with the intention to render it seaworthy again... Read more