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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 graphic novel co-authored by Andrea Farraris and Renato Chiocca. Translated from Spanish to English by Jamie Richards and edited by Conrad Goth.; "Our story focuses not only on the migrants - w... Read more
A collection of found and altered images, with text, by Shana Moulton.: "For this book I was thinking about Prevention magazine and things I wanted to put on paper if I were to die soon. Which is... Read more
"Part memoir, part treatise, part collage and experiment, Krista Franklin’s Under the Knife is an excavation; a dig at the sites of the construction and demolition of the poet/artist’s selves.... Read more
"The accordion structure opens to reveal peaceful nature images paired with Brecht's frustration words before the seemingly unstoppable advance of wrongdoing in the society of his times. As... Read more
"This accordion book combines an array of black and white photographs with a 15th century Spanish ballad. Both words and imagery concern themselves with the immense pain and tiny joys of imprison... Read more
Maciunas assembled Fluxus boxes and Flux-Kits, small boxes containing cards and objects designed and assembled by artists' includeing: Robert M. Watts, Albert Fine, Yoko Ono, George Brecht, James... Read more