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.
Philippe Sollers is a French writer and critic who founded the avantgarde journal Tel Quel, published by Seuil, which ran until 1982.; H was inspired by the May 1968 Paris student/worker uprising, and... Read more
Vile is a magazine published by Anna Banana (Canada) in 1974 and 1975.; Anna Banana reflects on her reasons for starting the publication.; "VILE was inspired by FILE Magazine's growing disda... Read more
Co-compilers: Charles Doria, Robin Middleman, Jude Schwendenwien, and Leslie Holis Soga. Assembling 12 features the work of various artists including 12 Russian samizdat artists. Description based on:... Read more
"Welcome to the get book. GET is a group of three characters aiming to irritate, please, thrill everyone. They are a smiling trio, always moving or on the move in shopping malls, mobile homes, in... Read more
A form with one line for each year from 1970 through 1979, sent out to 100 people by the artist and asked to fill it out and mail it back to her. This book is the collection of the returned forms incl... Read more
"The texts printed here are reproductions of the original drawings for the inscriptions on thirteen stone sarcophagi installed at the Dia Art Foundation, 548 West 22nd Street, New York, March 1,... Read more