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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.
"This selection of color photographs was inspired by the contrasting simultaneous feelings of sadness and humor...The pictures were taken from 1997 to 2001 in the United States, Canada, France, H... Read more
"For this book (which, like many other codices, should ideally be read like a detective novel) I have laid out my best beloved stencils. With these I seek to offer viewers various clues that you... Read more
"Drawings on Geology is a collection of black and white drawings based on the concept of the Horizon. Dutch/French artist Serge Onnen selected the works from old masters to contemporary artists,... Read more
An insatiable desire to eat bugs suddenly becomes low priority when the narrator begins to have disturbing thoughts and trouble staying in touch with reality. Themes include handwriting, loss of sanit... Read more
"Video Salon (aka Videos and Vodka) was a series of events that occurred in Brooklyn, New York between 2004 and 2006. This DVD is a selection of works shown. The videos were selected by Jacob Dyr... Read more