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.
7 glass vials filled with lead, gold, pollen, chalk, matches, iron and poetry printed on a roll of paper. Housed in a plastic container and wrapped with a corrugated piece of paper. Library has no. 10... Read more
Marc Swanson, the son of a New England hunter and outdoorsman created a bejeweled antler, "combining his rural past and urban present,…presenting his own life story while also commenting on large... Read more
Three small crocheted objects, two in the shape of female breasts and one in the shape of a penis, designed to accompany the artist's Early Detection Kits (not included). Each multiple has one li... Read more
Voice box with a slip cover. The Artist's Book Sales Bank is an interactive artist's book and reference tool that documents productiongray edition sales for 2007 in an attempt to illustrate... Read more
"an accordion-style multiple whose structure mimics that of a bookshelf...The titles visible on the books' spines act as curious placeholders that are enigmatic or evocative, depending on on... Read more