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.
In 2009, Annette Messager created plastic badges, hung them with black string on the walls at Marian Goodman Gallery or displayed them on objects. The work was titled “Et range ta chambre” [“And Tidy... Read more
An essay by Nathanaël, in French. "The crossing of a room on the point of a repetitive departure. Like a precisely jostled geography. With a single impulse, a phrase that says both the door and t... Read more
Text by Nathanaël, centered on the idea of the ability to acquire a voice. This voice is the creative way of emancipation.; Table of contents: Pages enlevées -- Les chevaux qui nous sortent de la te... Read more
Library has 18/44. Hand bound (perfect bound) by the artist. Teal blue and silver illustrations of surreal and patterned human figures on blue paper; with text fragments or excerpts of poems in-betwee... Read more
Booklet with photographs of a road trip to Trouville-Sur-Mer, a town in Normandy, France, made legendary by Marguerite Duras. The trip was part of the research Auriea Harvey and Michaël Samyn undertoo... Read more