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.
Published to accompany Carol Bove's 2009 exhibition Plants and Mammals at the New York Horticultural Society. "Plants and Mammals featured several sculptures and a collage by Carol Bove acco... Read more
""Pin-up girls, weight-lifting studies, newspaper clippings, baby pictures... Hans-Peter Feldmann tells stories with pictures. Accordingly, apart from the title page, this photo album contai... Read more
"Indexical Interim Report" collects the work of German artist Olaf Probst, and contains examples of his collaborations, performances, newspaper ads, multiples, word drawings and word sculptu... Read more
"The Index to the Report sets fragments collected from the websites against the background of the earlier draft sequence originally published by Project Gutenberg. The solid physicality of the In... Read more
Texts by Sarah Lucas and Olivier Garbay.; "The Mug is a collaborative project exploring Lucas and Garbay's working methods. Designed in the style of an alphabetised address book, it catalogu... Read more