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.
"LOS ANGELES: a document archives the Arts District (561 Mateo Street)—the former site of an Italian fabric store and the neighborhood of Buchman’s studio—over the course of 2015. It contains sti... Read more
Collaborative project, "features text/image contributions from ten perspectives—spanning disciplines from history, philosophy, architecture, public policy, and visual art."--From the artist... Read more
"In using state-of-the-art FAX technology in 1969, these one-of-a-kind images represent some of the first electronically montage pictures, foreshadowing the computer technology that would follow... Read more
A reprint of the original 1973 edition, also part of the Flasch collection. "Put together when Vicuna was just twenty-five years old, the poems, paintings, and objects of SABORAMI enact a multidi... Read more
Including interviews, photographs, essays, and autobiographical text, Wrongly Bodied documents the male to female transition for Jake, a transgendered middle American. "Wrongly bodied came out of... Read more