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.
Roché, Henri Pierre, 1879-1959, Wood, Beatrice, Seita, Sophie (Poet)
“The Blind Man and rongwrong were seminal New York Dada magazines edited and published by Marcel Duchamp, Henri-Pierre Roché, and Beatrice Wood in 1917. This facsimile edition, introduced by Sophie Se... Read more
“This book tells about the traces left by the disappeared people in the last military dictatorship 1976-1983 in Argentina".--From the artist, on a handwritten note taped to the first page in the... Read more
A collection of artist projects and theoretical essays on feminism and its multiple links to the visual arts. Published in conjunction with the 16th anniversary of Galerie Powerhouse, Montreal. Organi... Read more
"Scratch: Cinéma Expérimental" is a 1980s French publication on experimental film, which features essays, excerpts of theoretical texts, interviews with filmmakers and artists, illustrations... Read more
"Subversion to one's own ideology, dogma or religion can then be contained by the Hacker Grail, i.e. derivations of all kinds are allowed and even encouraged. In 2005, the protest against th... Read more