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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.
The book describes a journey and is a how-to for meeting an echo. Step by step, as the pages' paper gets increasingly darker and the text less discernible, the reader finds themselves getting clo... Read more
"A research publication on the role of the contemporary artist in society, this book considers the limitations and paradoxes of working within the art world and poses examples of artists working... Read more
Collaborative work between Samantha Schroeder and Michael Myers.; A book of digitally manipulated images, "Inspired by today's astrology chart and the Greek philosophers that proposed the fo... Read more
"These flash cards are to be used as any other educational tool. designed for the growing mind of our future leaders"--By the artist.; 12 flash cards bound with paper band and housed in glas... Read more
Photographic images are interspersed with transparent acetate pages on which text is printed, allowing the viewer to read text and image simultaneously. This piece was produced for course-work in Sall... Read more