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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.
Reproductions of twelve tintype photographs inspired by the artist's home life. Images are inkjet printed, the text is LaserJet printed. End paper and cotton rag covers are handmade.; Library has... Read more
"An artist's book of images and text by Theo Strasser, compiled from photographs (both his own and found images), as well as photocopied and handworked collages. Bound with black thread in a... Read more
This is a collaborative bookwork project by Group 22 featuring individual works by 22 different artists in a range of media and materials. The contributing artists are: Jacqueline Rapp, Barbara Albin,... Read more
The book was designed and produced by students from the Art and the Book Graduate Program at the Corcoran School of the Arts and Design, George Washington University in the Fall of 2014, under the gui... Read more
A book about sleep.; Abstract woodblock prints and lino etchings, on Chinese paper Whenzou show the states of consciousness of falling asleep and waking up in an associative way.; Both states are sepa... Read more
"Pollinate/Pollute is a series of ink and brush drawings depicting imagery related to agriculture. Corn, soy, wasps and other flora and fauna are rendered in isolated and bizarre images, reflecti... Read more