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.
"Volume Eleven (flaw in the algorithm of cosmopolitanism) was commissioned for South as a State of Mind #6 (documenta 14 journal #1), edited by Quinn Latimer and documenta 14 artistic director Ad... Read more
Artists at Ox-Bow Schools of Art & Artists' Residency
One sheet folded into book and each page is created by an artist at Ox-Bow School of Art's artist residency.; List of artists: Brianna Rose Brooks, Colette Finney, Donna Myers, Ma.Gabriela Burban... Read more
"The accordion structure opens to reveal peaceful nature images paired with Brecht's frustration words before the seemingly unstoppable advance of wrongdoing in the society of his times. As... Read more
"This accordion book combines an array of black and white photographs with a 15th century Spanish ballad. Both words and imagery concern themselves with the immense pain and tiny joys of imprison... Read more
Tacky Little Pamphlets consists of seven single sheets folded twice to form a single signature. Contributing artists include: Thomas M. Cassidy and McMurtagh. The pamphlets focus on experimental poetr...
"The fall 2018 pamphlet is all about the urban environment, rewilding, and the nature/culture divide. How do we build cities that work for people and animals? What happens when you reintroduce pr... Read more
Invitation to participate int the traveling exhibition "Art in the Mail." Organized by Manawatu Art Gallery, the exhibition was intended to tour major galleries throughout New Zealand, and t... Read more