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.
“‘Inverted Commas’ is the title of a set of 16 postcards containing quotes on books, paper and the print world. The pithy, humorous, and poignant quotes are selected from a wide range of famous and le... 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
Documentation of a mail art project from 1984, originating in West Berlin. Included in this catalog are some of the 160 artists from 28 countries. Edited by Ulli Kattenstroth. Collection has 373 out o... Read more
Includes a mini-book (7 x 21 cm.) and a paper board attached to the cover of the main book. Both books are covered with collages, drawings, postage stamps and rubber stamps. Library has no. 19 in an e... Read more
Edited by Nicola Frangione. Contributors from all over the world mailed photographs for publication creating a collective work of mail art.; Limited edition of 100 copies. Library has copy 21 signed b... Read more