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.
Complete set of “On the Blackness of Blacknuss” pamphlets: My Black Death by Arthur Jafa, Of the Dawn of Freedom by W.E.B. Du Bois, No Humans Involved by Sylvia Wynter, and The Fact of Blackness by Fr... Read more
A collection of mail art and artists archives including Guglielmo Achille Cavellini, Ulises Carrion, Zabala, David Zack, Robin Crozier, Zabala, Horacio and Davi Det Hompson. Edited by Niels Lomholt. P... Read more
"Motherwell is a journal dedicated to the intimate exchange of ideas and the primacy of publication as object. In an age when the internet is rapidly becoming the principle site for young writers... Read more
"Assignment No. 2 is a visual document inspired by the writing of Michael Nelson, an inmate serving a 25 to life sentence in San Quentin Prison. Written while in solitary confinement in 2011 in r... Read more
Text consists of two sections and describes characteristics of salon-art and ideas around anti-art; First text is dated April 1985 and entitled: Art as a drake: or what comes after the neo-avantgarde-... Read more
Description based on: Vol. 2, No. 5. Title from cover. Vol. 2, no. 5 is accompanied by lists of participating artists' names in a small manila envelope, inserted in a strip holder on the verso of... Read more