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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.
From the publisher, "In February 2011, German photographer Wolfgang Tillmans decided to pay a visit to Fruit Logistica, the most important convention in the international fruit trade, held annual... Read more
This publication, produced and mailed by the European division of ASA (Art Service Association) in 1995, features works by artists from across Europe who engage with contemporary performance and mail... Read more
This book features black-and-white reproductions of 121 photos that were cut out of the German weekly "Der Spiegel" between 1989 to 1991. Many of them are of disturbing levels of violence or... Read more
"Initiates a conversation about the urbanism and architecture of displacement, projecting the Albanian case onto an international stage."--From the producer. Based on ten texts by Etel Adnan... Read more
"Printed in Germany is the second volume in a series of books developed by Williams in conjunction with his first major museum survey, The Production Line of Happiness… [it] reproduces a carefull... Read more
"The World In Pieces is a musical reflection about the unrestrained and powerful transformation of Istanbul. Composed during a residency there, it acts like a blueprint for changing social struct... Read more