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.
In 2009, Annette Messager created plastic badges, hung them with black string on the walls at Marian Goodman Gallery or displayed them on objects. The work was titled “Et range ta chambre” [“And Tidy... Read more
Comprises 20 bifolia featuring computer images, 1 folded sheet with text in French and English and a cardboard cover. The book is unbound, and contains: "Images of Used Office Desks for Sale - fo... Read more
Library has 18/44. Hand bound (perfect bound) by the artist. Teal blue and silver illustrations of surreal and patterned human figures on blue paper; with text fragments or excerpts of poems in-betwee... Read more
Booklet with photographs of a road trip to Trouville-Sur-Mer, a town in Normandy, France, made legendary by Marguerite Duras. The trip was part of the research Auriea Harvey and Michaël Samyn undertoo... Read more
Library has 122/600. Wrapper unfolds to a poster. Cut-outs hold collaged inserts. Launched in April 2012, Mercure is a magazine founded by four artists: Maya Palma, Manon Recordon, Martha Salimbeni an... Read more
Edited by Mircea Cantor, Ciprian Muresan and Gabriela Vanga. "In this special issue of Version magazine 70 artists were invited to create black and white coloring book pages with the goal to... Read more