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.
"Reverse Hallucinations in the Archipelago explores the legacies of colonial science in Southeast Asia, asking how to meaningfully re-calibrate the natural histories of the Malay Archipelago in o... Read more
A McSweeney's pocket-book series about ways to take action against Totalitarianism. "Since the 2016 election, reading the news each day can send even the most placid among us into a paralyzi... Read more
A series "attempt to pose and to flesh out a queer critique of civilization. Queer not only in the sense of coming from those outside and disruptive of the Family, but also in the sense of a crit... Read more
A journal series, edited and published by Gabrielle Welsh. In the first issue, the contributing artists describe failure as being against the heteronormative measure of success, and explore ways of ha... Read more
Published between 2008 and 2012, the Artists & Activists Pamphlet Series was created by Printed Matter as a way of engaging in social activism. Inspired by political pamphlets of the past, each is... Read more
"Nashville Riot Grrrls was founded in 2014 in response to the boys only club culture of Nashville's music/art scene. Our mission is the build an inclusive community of Riot Grrrl feminists t... Read more
A ongoing collaborative research project "of institutional critique, feminist design intervention, and the politics of (re-)naming, which he initiated in 2017 during his time as artist-in-residen... Read more