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.
"On the 20th of March 2000, a collection of stories about the moon were gathered in the rotunda of the Bergen Art Museum in Norway. Over the course of a little more than an hour, twenty-four peop... Read more
"...a collection of 76 photographs of buildings, public places, and sites in New York City, that are connected to the history of the Communist Party USA...The photographs are accompanied by capti... Read more
Translated from Russian by Thomas G. Winner. Facsimile reprint of the original 1920 lithographs printed at El Lissitzky's Graphic Arts Atelier in Vitebsk. Including 1 folded page. Issued in wrap-... Read more
A collaborative international artist's book project took place in Fries Grafisch Museum in Joure, Netherlanda, Nov. 23, 2008. The project was initiated by Joseph J. Visser in order to create an i... Read more
Pop-up book with stitched thread design on front cover, and found historical images throughout book. Housed in cardboard box with found image mounted on lid. Text in English and Russian.;"Let Me... Read more
Mirovskaya combines family photographs, letters, and greeting cards with images of deep sky objects - nebulae, galaxies, and supernovas made by the U.S. space telescopes Hubble and Chandra.; Photos ha... Read more
“After a While” consider the question, is it possible to photograph the future? Taking into account calculations that indicate that the moon is ahead of Earth in time by approximately 3 years, Baluta... Read more