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.
"Trax (1981-1987) was an 80s label founded by Piermario Ciani, Vittore Baroni and Massimo Giacon from Spirocheta Pergoli. It was an open networking project that connected over 500 artists and mus... Read more
This book presents a "hurricane list" of thoughts on the future, as told to and compiled by Hans Ulrich Obrist by artists and friends. Each spread shows the same image of the list, one right... Read more
Poems by Millicent Souris; printed, designed and bound by Kerri Sancomb; printing assistance from Jeff Mueller.; Self-published in limited edition of 250.; Library has number 215 signed by the artist,... Read more
Issue 14 consisting of a collection of 17 original pieces by 17 artists. Participating artists include Robert Atkins, Perry Bard, Jo Babcock, Roger Boyce, Lee Roy Champagne, Vincent Desiderio, Nancy E... Read more
" ... the text of this book is based on a typo that appealed to a contrarian sense of whimsy. There is also a Hudson River School-inspired environmental message, hopefully by the book's emph... Read more
Printed on vellum with text about architecture, cities, and space overlaid on architecture-themed drawings.; Work includes themes of imagination and reality.; Published in 2001.; Signed and dated by t... Read more
"Attache is three booklets inserted into a gray, rubber stamped envelope (19 x 27 cm). Part one, At-a-boy Attache is meant to be a bomb in the leather club chair, a brownish-golden parachute for... Read more