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.
Pop-up book with stitched thread design on front cover, and found historical images throughout book. Housed in cardboard box with found image mounted on lid. Text in English and Russian.;"Let Me... Read more
"The book was an homage to blue prints and architectural models. The blueprint inspired the color, while the structure was an investigation into bringing the illusion of dimension and space into... Read more
The Emperor's Back, meant figuratively and literally, began as a response to the refusal of President Trump to accept reality, as well as the inability of his sycophants to straighten him out. Hi... Read more
A narrative is woven between important figures in Vietnamese art, culture, and politics, looking at “historical relationships through the lens of zodiac signs and their associated characteristics.”--F... Read more
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