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.
"Around 1985 I started to write sound poetry… I learned the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA)… IPA did not have symbols for many of the voice sounds I used to make, and I started to extend it... Read more
Loeffel, Rosa, Edmonds, Bill, Morgan, Gabriel, Nineham, Nick
Edition of 50 copies printed. 5/50 signed by the artists. "Printed in bembo letterpress at Central Saint Martins College London, 1993 by Nick Nineham." Accordion-folded pages attached to fab... Read more
The majority of the text is written as a watermark into the paper, using black over white pulp. Text consists of a stream of consciousness of laying (dying) in a hospital bed.; Limited edition of 700... Read more