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.
“Visual artist and filmmaker Mels van Zutphen, fascinated by science and technology, decided to create an ironic visual statement on a faulty experiment at the Cern nuclear research and particle physi... Read more
Letters from Utopia' is a documentary photographic research [project] that studies groups who wish to extend the human life span extremely or even aim to become immortal. For this project, Daan P... Read more
Touch is a photographic work centering around the life of Stijn, a young man who was born blind and lives alone in an apartment, which he navigates using his sense of touch. The accordion book shows s... Read more
A series of images of fingerprints left on smartphone screens uses photography as an almost forensic tool to examine the relationship between people and technology, the physical world and the virtual... Read more
After the devastating loss of a childhood home to fire, photographer Karin Borghouts captures the destroyed charred interior. Includes text by Dirk Veulemans, in English and Dutch. The collection has... Read more
Photographs of more than 300 horizons by artist Robert van Hoesel (Bruno van den Elshout) in various sizes and page layouts, alternating between small and large images into a rhythmic visual experienc... Read more