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.
Found and collected photographs paired with poems that tell the story of a little girl who asked too many questions and was diagnosed with the disease 'confusive.' Red thread is embroidered... Read more
“Created by the artist while crossing the Atlantic Ocean on a sailboat, reflecting particular feelings of isolation and wonder. It also features pornographic content…together with some text excerpts f... Read more
The book "accompanies the artist thought process and visual research" for the video of the same name, filmed in Navalcarnero, Plaza Legazpi and Prado Museum in Madrid [from colophon]. It con... Read more
From the book cover: "With the intention of blurring roles by fragmenting published artwork, this zine is a compilation of the 10th page from each of the Mexican artists' books that Fundació... Read more
"For this book (which, like many other codices, should ideally be read like a detective novel) I have laid out my best beloved stencils. With these I seek to offer viewers various clues that you... Read more