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.
"Composed on a MAC SE, using SuperPaint program. The images were printed on an Imagewriter II with a 4 color ribbon before being copied onto transparency film and bound in-between colored paper s... Read more
"The book represents an arduous self-interview via newspaper articles, time lines, and the whole history of man from 1450 through 1987."--Umbrella Magazine.; Stamped on title page reads: PEA... Read more
"A story about how I came to love jazz music and my encounters with the Art Ensemble of Chicago, the musician Thelonious Monk, as well as my Confirmation many years later at the grave of Charlie... Read more
From the publisher's website: "A boxed set of 3 single sheet books, Statutorio, La Strada and Rovine et Reletti presented in a custom made and printed box... One side of each book reveals a... Read more
"Handmade, paperback with stiff board, ink jet prints on enhanced matte paper with waxed linen thread, craft wire, staples, and PVA. Pages open in a variety of ways. Some are held together with s... Read more
A souvenir album of images taken during travels across the U.S. in 2001 and 2003. Images printed on one side of a continuous strip; folded accordion style with extended flap closure. The artist is the... Read more