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.
"42 multiples." Twelve stories translated in and out of eighteen languages by 61 authors. Texts in English, Dutch, French, Swedish, German, Hungarian, Icelandic, Spanish, Urdu, Hebrew, Itali... Read more
A catalogue of the "afterlife of the legendary Hotel Nacional Rio by Oscar Niemeyer. Inaugurated in 1972, it was the focal point of Brazilian high-life during the 1980s, up until it's closur... Read more
"This work contains a series of sound and visual poems that explore writing and print as notational forms... The whole book is structured on the basis of a metaphor that links the picture element... Read more
"This work contains a series of sound and visual poems that explore language, writing, print, and natural objects as notational forms for both representing and recreating experience. ...Many poem... Read more
TRANS> Magazine #8, features articles and writings about or by Ernesto Neto, Ruth Benzacar, Adriano Pedrosa, Hubert Damisch, Hans-Ulrich Obrist, Dominic Molon, Nelson Brissac Peixoto, Jeremy Millar... Read more
A multilingual publication with online and printed versions focusing on artists' specific projects, artworks in any type of medium; discussions of various art, culture and media issues; including... Read more