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.
Written and illustrated by Lois Morrison. Designed and printed by Julie Chen with the assistance of Elizabeth McDevitt. Text set in Janson and Bembo Italic, with calligraphy by Keith Vinson. Combinati... Read more
A collection of recipes with pop-up illustrations. This book is co-authored with Beth Reisenberg. It is tied at the fore-edge with a striped ribbon. Library has no. 14 in an edition of 34, signed by t... Read more
"A visual intervention with the poetry by Liliane Giraudon, this beautifully printed silkscreen book includes text, pop-ups, a Polaroid photograph and painterly reactions to Polaroid Poem I. A ca... Read more
"Rock Breaks Scissors (scissors cut paper, paper covers rock) extends the artist's long term program of meaningless construction… Rock Breaks Scissors explores the imperatives and perils of... Read more
From the artist's website: "A book to honor the community within the Southern Punilla Valley in Córdoba, Argentina that I call home, a lovely fall, and this titan of econobox transportation:... Read more