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.
"Hu Fang's writing is a juxtaposition of fiction and commentary about a variety of topics relevant to contemporary living, including authoritarian politics, office culture, market economy an... Read more
Journey traces the spiritual development of the Chinese artist Cao Fei, by comprehensive pictorial explorations and text contributions from Hou Hanru,Hu Fang, and the interview between Hans Ulrich Obr... Read more
"...attempts to re-establish the notion of possible breakthroughs in contemporary art today, by drawing from a deep sense of self-awareness acquired from artists's daily experiences living i... Read more
From the Publisher's Website: "A writer listens to the gurgling water in the gutters; another listens to the politics silenced and sounded out, or to the memory of home, to distance, and to... Read more
The book addresses the cultural and language differences the artist experiences as someone coming from China to the US and suggests there is a seemingly inevitable loss of subtlety in emotion when a b... Read more
[Soft] magazine is published quarterly and contains conversations and interviews with and between artists, six per issue, including works from emerging artists. Text in Chinese and English. Questions... Read more
Tê Timer is an Afteroom x Waterfall collaboration project, curated by Waterfall, and contains a series of photographs from different artists paired with short texts about the relationship between tea... Read more