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.
"This serial zine is a one story per issue recount of the CIA's clandestine involvements around the globe to suppress the rise of any anti-capitalist, anti-U.S. movements. Each issue is exha... Read more
Documenting the installation project using concrete blocks, found and store bought rocks and minerals at the Portland Center for Visual Arts in March 1973. Includes an insert dedicated to Robert Smith... Read more
Moore worked with a group of young Cambodian women to rewrite the Cambodian Chbap Srei, a traditional and repressive 17th-century book that established a code of conduct for young women. Written in a... Read more
A collaborative project between Publication Studio, the artists of Portland2014, and curator Amanda Hunt. A collection of notes, images, interviews, and conversations, the Publication Studio Portland... Read more
Artist's sketchbook, focused on the work of Peter Kreider and its inclusion in the exhibition Marko Lulic / Unsocial Sculpture & Peter Kreider / Everything to Gain, held at the Cooley Gallery... Read more
"The Testament Project is an exploration and re-conception of the contemporary black experience in America. More often than not, black people are portrayed in the extreme – either as very rich or... Read more