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.
Collaborative project made in Studio Study: Paradigm of Collecting, taught by Jerry Bleem. Items added in response to one another.; Artists are: Sydney Davis, Katherine Eremia, Eliza Fields, Olivia Gi... Read more
One sheet of paper, hand colored and with an illustration of "The Brethren of Maciunas Delivered," with a cut-out portrait of George Maciunas glued onto the page. Photograph by Peter Moore.... Read more
"The main concept is to create a space in which I felt I belonged. There is a sense of serenity to the outside, which contrasts with the more gruesome insides where there is a greater need for pr... Read more
Handmade book, with silk paper, spun wool, spun cotton, and spun camel. Each page has hand-sewn illustrations and text from thread.; "My own narrative is important to the work I make. In the same... Read more
Reproductions of twelve tintype photographs inspired by the artist's home life. Images are inkjet printed, the text is LaserJet printed. End paper and cotton rag covers are handmade.; Library has... Read more
"And, the sage burns" is an original poem exploring the activation of the senses and the relationship between the human body and the natural landscape. Each stanza is uniquely printed to res... Read more