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.
Burnham, Jack, 1931-, Becker, Howard Saul, 1928-, Walton, John, 1937-
Reproductions of seven works by Haacke from 1970-75 that deal with the inter-relations between artists, producers, and the economic and ideological support they receive. Included are essays by Jack Bu... Read more
The book reproduces transcripts of 12 conversations that took place in 1962 and 1963 between Carl Andre and Hollis Frampton. Includes reproductions of Andre's sculptural work.; Edited and annotat... Read more
The artist uses excerpts from hotel brochures and a manual for hotel maids, "Corman, who comes from Halifax, Canada, took pictures in hotels in Vancouver, Winnipeg, Toronto, Montreal and Halifax.... Read more
Close-up reproductions of mouths from media images document moments in which public figures made official apologies. Images are followed by text excerpts and sources, as well as an essay by Robin Metc... Read more