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 mix of poetry, blurry images, and text by Ye Xe and Lobregat Balaguer.; " A dismantled poem written virtually, at a physical distance, by deux femmes, about boys and insects and geographical (d... Read more
Outer hardcover folder (25 x 18 cm.), with black ribbons, containing 22 loose individual pages (25 x 17 cm.). Text in English and Catalan. Contains poems and printed visual collage. Library has signed... Read more
A play in four acts detailing a conversation about immortality between Salvador Dalí, Vladimir Lenin and Walt Disney in an empty gallery, which itself becomes a fourth voice. Included are an archive o... Read more
Three handmade books encased in slip case with the title, "Coses Petites" die cut. Poems are accompanied by illustrations, all of it written and edited collaboratively by Anna Aguilar-Amat a... Read more
Three mantras on the nature and use of knowledge, extracted from texts by Ordine Nuccio, George Baker, and Jacques Lacan, are printed and disected in three languages - Catalan, English, and French. Th... Read more
Etching and hand coloring on Arches cover paper. Accordion folded book produced at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. In Catalan and English. Edition of 10 copies. Library has no. 3 signed by... Read more