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.
“Contributors Alexander Valentine, Edie Fake, Todd Irwin, Daniel Mellis, Julia V. Hendrickson, and Katherine Young triangulate the contemporary state of the graphic arts and its relationship to techno... Read more
The art journal published in Oakland in the 1970's. Curated by Tom Marioni of the Museum of Conceptual Art (MOCA) in San Francisco, this publication featured writing and images by a range of visu... Read more
Vinyl record and comics, including translated lyrics of the recorded songs in illustrated cardboard wrapper. Performed by Woelv, or Geneviève Castrée. Includes original French lyrics with English, Jap... Read more
A collection of sound and video works presented in partnership with the San Francisco Cinemathèque. This performance series celebrates the release of a limited edition hand-made gatefold double LP of... Read more
This publication is a journal of music, arts and literature, approx. 200 pages in length, published twice a year. Issues include a 7" vinyl record. Publication focuses on indie, blues, and rock m... Read more