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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.
COLORAMA is a risoprinting studio and a publishing house based in Berlin. Second in its series, COLORAMA more color and drama COLORSHEET is a leaflet with illustrations, color-tests and technical expl... Read more
This book opens up to a collage of illustrations, based on Tao Qian's poem of the same title. It was written "during a time of political instability and national disunity. The story describe... Read more
Illustrations of columns and other elements of classical architecture. "Übergangsobjekt is an A2 folded zine with a poster on one side and an 8-page story on the other by Johanna Maierski. Printe... Read more
Instructional booklet with directions on how to play Logan's Game, which consists of a live interactive portion played by multiple people, as well as a downloadable computer game. https://www.log... Read more
Two posters, designed as New Years promotions by design firm Fogelson-Lubliner. Each piece features a quotation on one side, describing life in 2009 or 2010. The other side features a full-size image... Read more
A fold-out illustration, designed as a flyer, by Joost Halbertsma for the Amsterdam comic book shop Lambiek. Lambiek is Europe's first comic shop and probably the oldest existing comic shop world... Read more