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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.
"Edition of 100. This publication by Taller Lenateros has seventy pages of surprising graphics inspired by ancient myths, Mexican carnival masks and original block prints created by contemporary... Read more
"O/W is the duo of Andy Ortmann and John Wiese. On this particular release, both artists are focusing on generating electronic soundscapes via analog synthesizers. This collaborative project is t... Read more
This collaborative work by Christian Faur and Alexander Mouton, consisting of one book with barcodes printed over photographic still images, a barcode scanner, and a standand flash drive, containing i... Read more
Produced in collaboration with Osceola Mays. Portfolio of handmade paper houses 6 books, each of a different color hand-made abaca paper sewn onto vellum tapes. Accompanied by a tape of Osceola Mays r... Read more