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.
Photography and text by Carolos Spottorno, with translations by David Gala.; The acronym PIGS refers to the European Union's ecomonically weakest countries: Portugal, Italy, Greece, and Spain. Th... Read more
Tacky Little Pamphlets consists of seven single sheets folded twice to form a single signature. Contributing artists include: Thomas M. Cassidy and McMurtagh. The pamphlets focus on experimental poetr...
Catalog for the Second International Biennial of Visual and Alternative Poetry in Mexico at the Universidad Autónoma de Puebla, April 24, 1987. The publication includes an essay as well as visual work... Read more
A pop-up book and comic about two birds making choices and taking flight. The inside front-cover and inside back-cover spreads both contain pop-art, with the comics pages taking up the center of the b... Read more
A personal zine about Ortiz, a radical high school Riot Grrrl with a Chicano father and Anglo mother, writes about size oppression, racial oppression, particularly against Latinas, high school and nig... Read more
Periodical about mail art and other alternative forms of art. Published primarily in Spanish by El Grupo Março, with some text in English. Members of the group are Gilda Castillo, Mauricio Guerrero, M... Read more