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.
Flyway is the second pamphlet of 2017 from Brain Washing From Phone Towers, published in an edition of 200 and concerned with the ecology of Jamaica Bay, its salt marshes, horseshoe crabs, shore birds... Read more
Portfolio containing 7 unbound folded sheets, 5 sheets bearing poems by Brian Coffey and nine separate signed engravings (three in colour) by Stanley William Hayter.; Library has no. 290 in an edition... Read more
Poem by James Kirkup with eight lithographed and etched images prints by Birgit Skiöld.; This book is number 185 of a signed edition of 200 books with 20 Artist's Proof copies, five H.C. and 10 r... Read more
Three micro-fiction stories by Guillermo Samperio (Mexico), Julio Cortazar (Argentina) and Mario Benedetti (Uruguay.) Designed and printed by Leslie Smith as an exploration into what makes the handmad... Read more
Loose leaf portfolio of 33 square- formatted prints from the 1995 Printmaking class at the Royal College of Art. Housed in red clamshell box. Prints include dry-point, screenprinting, photolithography... Read more
A collection of poems and short stories. "Combining imported abaca from The Philippines and water piped in from the Platte River, I made earth-toned sheets of handmade paper in my basement studio... Read more
This book is a collaborative project by a group of Midwest artists and papermakers including Kate Pagni, Eliza Schulte, Ann Repp, Chris O'Shea, John Weber, Bob Williams, Dan Cochrane, Jennifer W.... Read more