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.
“Tem (meaning ‘to complete’ in Arabic) is part history, part make believe. Every culture has creation myths that explain how the world emerged. This story is one of the forgotten deities of the pre-Is... Read more
“The works in this printed edition represent student process sketches, documentation and models for performative actions in response to the readings assigned in the class titled ‘Performative and Spat... Read more
Started as homemade magazine in 1979 and produced in various formats. "The Duplex Planet is an ongoing work designed to portray a wide variety of real characters who are old or in decline."-... Read more
Marble cover with stamped and letterpress pages of illustrations and text. The back cover of this book wraps around the text block to enclose it like a portfolio. Each page folds out to reveal text un... Read more
Co-compilers: Charles Doria, Robin Middleman, Jude Schwendenwien, and Leslie Holis Soga. Assembling 12 features the work of various artists including 12 Russian samizdat artists. Description based on:... Read more
"Trax (1981-1987) was an 80s label founded by Piermario Ciani, Vittore Baroni and Massimo Giacon from Spirocheta Pergoli. It was an open networking project that connected over 500 artists and mus... Read more