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.
The artist invites the viewer to read her short stories and pass judgment on each character by choosing, and using, the appropriate stamp provided with the work. Emily Reiser adds, "I wanted each... Read more
In this book, the artist depicts five martyrs through the creation of highly-realistic lithographs. Each lithograph is pasted on a leaf and followed by a description of the circumstances that led to t... Read more
This is a collaborative bookwork project by Group 22 featuring individual works by 22 different artists in a range of media and materials. The contributing artists are: Jacqueline Rapp, Barbara Albin,... Read more
A book about sleep.; Abstract woodblock prints and lino etchings, on Chinese paper Whenzou show the states of consciousness of falling asleep and waking up in an associative way.; Both states are sepa... Read more
Lithographic reproductions of landscape photographs, all in green, on recycled cotton and abaca paper. Pages contain Irish moss; some include original line drawings. Above each print is a hand-punctur... Read more
A collaboration of Ivan Soll, Phyllis McGibbon, and Marta Gomez. Lithographs on folded rice paper with a poem about the passage of time. Housed in drop-spine box. Library has no. 33 in an edition of 6...