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 personal zine about Ortiz, a radical high school Riot Grrrl with a Chicano father and Anglo mother, writes about size oppression, racial oppression, particularly against Latinas, high school and nig... Read more
"The project encouraged visual and experimental artists to submit 100 works. 40 artists were put together in one issue, each artist receiving a copy of the magazine. Uni/vers (;) transmitted mess... Read more
A graphic novel about escaping from reality into a world of diversion through video games, costume parties, and sex. Challenging escapism, the narrator gives monologues where ideas of chaos, lonelines... Read more
Hand-crafted, illustrated book of poetry by Rene Coyra.; The book uses recycled and industrial papers of different colors, textures and weight.; Designed by Rolando Estévez.; Issued in illustrated br... Read more
The book "accompanies the artist thought process and visual research" for the video of the same name, filmed in Navalcarnero, Plaza Legazpi and Prado Museum in Madrid [from colophon]. It con... Read more
Queer zine published by Kill The Whites, Inc. in Toronto. Bimbox claims to be anti-mainstream gay and lesbian publications. Includes stories, essays, interviews, music discographies, comics, illustrat... Read more
First issue of a yearly publication featuring a collection of original mixed-media artwork by 37 artists. "The artists participating in this first issue were devoted to the creation of a broad fi... Read more