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.
Written and illustrated by Lois Morrison. Designed and printed by Julie Chen with the assistance of Elizabeth McDevitt. Text set in Janson and Bembo Italic, with calligraphy by Keith Vinson. Combinati... Read more
The artist's self-portrait spans across the translucent pages of a book. Only certain parts of his body are rendered on each page.; Leaves are numbered out of order (12,1,4-6,2,7-9,3) with some n... Read more
In collaboration with conceptual artist JOHN BALDESSARI. Library holds all 3 editions of this issue, Red, Green, and Blue.; Each one contains 10 loose 12X18 inch black & white portraits with embos... Read more
First issue of a yearly publication featuring a collection of original mixed-media artwork by 37 artists. "The artists participating in this first issue were devoted to the creation of a broad fi... Read more
Consists of a grouping of envelopes bound by two punched holes with string. Each envelope contains artwork by various people around the world. Edited by Vagrich Bakhchanyan and The Gerlovins. Title fr... Read more
Each envelope contains a piece of cardboard with children's drawings and collaged pictures on them. Bound by two punched holes with string. One red tag wrote: Becth, Keep Front, tied together wit... Read more