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.
Text by Peter H. Beaman. Book designed by Elizabeth Whiteley. Illustrations by Peter H. Beaman and Elizabeth Whiteley.; This is an unbound book in the form of a deck of playing cards, a novel that can... Read more
"...the tale of the invention of the invention of paradise. A fact that is due to the inspiration of all those who have evoked this paradise and all whose belief in it was so strong that if final... Read more
"...contains all significant myths, tales, accumulations, interventions, and moments of generation that combined to form the geography and space of the known world, according to the Hegemonians... Read more
"A series of tense and violent short stories, intertwined to form a narrative whole – a collection with a twisted narrative structure that parodies the form of a novel. When the protagonist, the... Read more
Conceived as a carefully staged gathering of texts slowly composing a unique, layered narrative, the book develops around a main character presented, like literature, as a corpse to be reanimated ad a... Read more