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.
"Between 1997 and 1999 I created a series of twelve flip books, each showing me performing a small everyday gesture...Each book in this series was created by videotaping myself, converting the vi... Read more
A card deck consisting of medical texts intermixed with personal statements, and addressing the emotions and physical sensations of the menstrual cycle. Issued in four-flap wrapper. Bibliographical in... Read more
The passing of the seasons is represented by strips of sequenced black and white photographs, folded into four accordion books and combining portraits and landscape. Issued in plastic case (12 x 12 cm... Read more