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.
"Diapositive slide was a common photographic medium for image capture and projection viewing. And the scenery slides were also popular souvenirs for travelers in the last century. Good Afternoon... Read more
"Diapositive slide was a common photographic medium for image capture and projection viewing. It was also popular home entertainment viewing projections with family and friends. Peep House featur... Read more
A single continuous concertina made from glued sections, housed in slip case, depicting paired images of over 300 sculptures and their makers. Each maker was asked to create a sculpture "followin... Read more
A box of Shuangxi ("red double happiness") cigarettes contains a book that focuses on the role cigarettes play in Chinese weddings. As a token of appreciation, it is customary for the bride... Read more
A series of poems makes up one booklet, all written by Xuemang, the mother of a friend to the artist, during her last days of a hospital stay and centered around the whiteness of her physical environm... Read more
The work is a set of 26 magnet flash cards in an edition of 1,000. Each of the 26 illustrated card presents an image with its name in two different languages. Housed within plastic container. The Rena... Read more