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.
"Coliseum" is a synthesis of three years of dedicated research and drawing focused on Veterans Memorial Coliseum, an iconic building located in Portland, Oregon that was designed by Skidmore... Read more
Collection of coasters from "Pick Up," a collaborative project between Protsenko and Barquin. Each coaster is printed with a story shared by participants, of interactions at clubs, bars, and... Read more
Short story written by Sheckley, originally in 1954. This edition features illustrations by Bergtold, and is cut into the shape of a spaceship with an etched aluminum and vinyl case. <br/>... Read more
Mini-comic series by Dan Zettwoch. Each issue features a single theme, and stories built around that them, and is assembled from a variety of hand-made materials, such as screenprinted covers, found m... Read more
A manual on what is needed to start a revolution, with text collaged from cut-out letters and individual words, coming from a variety of sources, and reminiscent of anonymously sent letters. Risograph... Read more
"Hot Limbs circulates an enigmatic text that conceals its self-sameness by shifting in the wind. An unknown narrator, ‘we,’ crudely considers the nature of their subjectivity from behind a mask.... Read more
"AMBruno presented fifteen books with singularly diverse responses to the theme of [sic]. The [sic] collection of books was launched at PAGES Leeds / International Contemporary Artists' Book... Read more