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.
Three mantras on the nature and use of knowledge, extracted from texts by Ordine Nuccio, George Baker, and Jacques Lacan, are printed and disected in three languages - Catalan, English, and French. Th... Read more
Etching and hand coloring on Arches cover paper. Accordion folded book produced at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. In Catalan and English. Edition of 10 copies. Library has no. 3 signed by... Read more