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.
"A series of xerox textbooks feature selections of recommended readings from the Press Press library collection in Baltimore, and is traded in exchange for new contributions to the library. Readi... Read more
'Seductiveness the which issued by the whole person' is the result of a project involving plant communication, durational performance, and generative literature.; Relying on the failures and... Read more
"The book is an ambiguous mashup constructed from diverse sources of information. All IC-98 projects can be characterized as narrative constructs, blueprints of the possible or scripts for action... Read more
Published in conjunction with an exhibition. An artist's book featuring diaries, found images, a novel, and a new series of photorealistic paintings, are juxtaposed with Melgaard's vigorous,... Read more
The full-color head-crate (17 x 17 x 17 cm.) includes nine booklets of various sizes; one booklet contained in brown paper envelope; four postcards form a single illustration, a tiny paper scroll with... Read more