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.
“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
Text in English, French, Portuguese, Spanish. The work consists 30 dust jackets of non-existing books, a literary journey throughout different topics and subject matters, ranging from unpublished memo... Read more
Remake of the exhibition catalog published originally by Seth Sieglaub under the title "July, August, September 1969," which contained works by 11 different male Conceptual artists. This ver... Read more
"Sur is a contemporary art journal published out of Mexico City. Both a publication and a series of invitations, Sur is premised on aesthetics of encounter, specifically between the writing, art,... Read more