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.
Book of overlapping abstract illustrations on vellum. The path of lines changes as each page is turned. "This book is an abstract self-reflection . In thinking about the decisions and choices tha... Read more
"Scaffold tells the story of a migratory people living on a world-sized structure, which is itself constantly on the move. Graham and Eisenhower draw at a fixed, ant farm-like scale, creating lay... Read more
"A series of poems from life within the chaos of Argentina. As my vegetable garden grows, I watch inside and I watch outside and these are the words found in my sierra town, in the day, in this c... Read more
“A series of disjointed transcripts developed out of interviews conducted by friends of the artist. Through textual arrangements that mirror the physical spaces and other formal methods of redistribut... Read more