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.
54 playing cards, housed in cardboard box. "Each suit in this pack of cards has been taken from a different deck hand-made by criminals in Soviet prisons during the 1980s. Their unique designs we... Read more
A compilation of screenshots captured during the artist's video calls with her mother.; "Part of an ongoing project that seeks to document the exchanges between mother and daughter while nav... Read more
Part of a larger project, Translations of Faith, where individuals are interviewed regarding their faiths and spiritual beliefs." Excerpts features images of some of these interviewees, shot on a... Read more
Illustrations and text by Elizabeth Khong examining the concept of a museum. "The museum is a zoo. The museum is a cemetery. The museum is a backdrop. The museum is a qualifier. The museum is a b... Read more
A series, each a set of 7 sheets telling one story with photographs of various locations and objects, similar to how a newspaper holds many stories.; "Extras is an ongoing series that became a wa... Read more
A handbook and photobook on how to be a sibling to others who do not have one. "I was born under China's one-child policy. Growing up alone is a special experience to me. While I get to rece... Read more