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.
"Becoming the Forest is a publication which looks at our relationship to our surroundings, with a specific focus on the Northern hemisphere’s abundance of dense spruce forests, and how the aesthe... Read more
"The Museum of Museums is both a real and a partly imaginary institute that aims to take away the power of the museums and replace them by an open system where art is integrated into daily life.... Read more
"Book pages selected by Philip Metten, photographed by Johannes Schwartz. This is the first issue in a publication series documenting the Middelheimmuseum Library in Antwerp, Belgium. For every i... Read more
Reproductions of linear drawings, geometric designs or 'sketches of drawings' by Nagtzaam. He combined material by printing it in different layers on a Riso duplicator at the Charles Nypels... Read more
Sequence of 6 original black and white photos, housed in original white envelope with a cut-out window in the front side which shows the first photo in the series. The back of each photo is printed as... Read more
Eiland is an anthology of comic art with humor and graphics by Stefan J.H. Van Dinther and Tobias Tycho Schalken.; Book includes two visual comics: Stefan J.H. van Dinther's Chrz. 3, Assert viola... Read more
Published twice a year. "A Belgian journal that collects original scholarly works by international contemporary artists. Each text corresponds to the artist's work, by way of analysis, inven... Read more