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.
Exhibition catalog created by Glitzer that includes a booklet, a postcard, a sticker and a poster, all in homage to composer Johanna Magdalena Beyer. The book was published for Diana Policarpo’s exhib... Read more
"In the fall of 2010, Jessica Warboys discovered photographic portraits of dancer Hélène Vanel in the disused Bibliothèque Smith-Lesouëf, Nogent-sur-Marne. Among these photographs were images of... Read more
Black cardboard box containing handwritten content description by the artist, two Vermeer postcards (15 x 11) and reproductions of eight of Wolf Vostell's photo-collages (15 x 21 cm.) from 1991-1... Read more
"The Redistribution of Curiosity is a paper cabinet of wonders drawn from conversations with scholars working at the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science in Berlin, Germany during the... Read more
Series of ten zine publications, two original handprints (one mounted to box), and one contact strip housed in a screen printed cardboard box; zines feature black and white photographs from several di... Read more
A 1976 collection of paper works by George Maciunas and other Fluxus artists. Includes some historical context in the form of essays and bibliographical data, as well as the more irreverent work one e... Read more