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.
This book was created by Claus Hänsel as the catalogue for his exhibition "...und sie fürchten sich nicht: Claus Hänsel rauminstallation 16.9.-13.10.1985" held at the Oldenberger Kunstverein... Read more
Three pamphlets published by the artist in 1980 to accompany three different exhibitions. War Pictures (unpaged) is a series of statements published in conjunction with the exhibition at Artists Space... Read more
Catalogue of an exhibition held at University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, Feb.-Mar. 1978, at Phot-Univers, Musee Francais de la Photographie, Bievres, France, Jan-Feb. 1978 and at The Foundry Galle... Read more
Tabloid formatted publication functions as a catalog for an exhibit of the artist's work at the State of Illinois Art Gallery, featuring installations on swastika as a positive symbol used in man... Read more
"The Museum of Museums is both a real and a partly imaginary institute that aims to take away the power of the museums and replace them by an open system where art is integrated into daily life.... Read more