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 collection of illustrations and texts on process, anguish, bewilderment and precariousness.; Fragments of texts from various artists and sketches are included as references to experiences and conver... Read more
"Motherwell is a journal dedicated to the intimate exchange of ideas and the primacy of publication as object. In an age when the internet is rapidly becoming the principle site for young writers... Read more
"Series of 13 one minute films which each express a view of the film-makers, all of whom are women. Transmitted unexpectedly in and around the WOMEN DIRECT series. The films grew out of a series... Read more
Hand-written, hand-drawn, and hand-bound volume by the artist "on a mission to narrate bizarre personal interactions with the people, places, and things" that have accompanied her throughout... Read more
Reproductions of photographs which formed part of an exhibition under the same name at La Embajada gallery in Puerto Rico. The images, at times cropped, document seascapes, landscapes, public spaces a... Read more
Featuring contributions from Annika Von Hausswolff, Ben Schumacher, Brenna Murphy, Daniel Wendler, Ida Lehtonen, Jaakko Pallasvuo, Jim Thorell & Tommy Sveningsson, Josef Bull, Leon Batchelor, Marj... Read more
A chronicle of google searches, serving as a self-portrait on the language the artist uses to mine the Internet, combined with line drawings in a flip book sequence of an arm petting a cat. Illustrate... Read more