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.
An investigation of printing as a process of emergence, this book consists of unbound sheets on deerskin parchment and include bullet holes, flea bites and scars. Artist used rubber-based inks, handma... Read more
Signed and numbered by artist, library has 2/6.; The book is housed in custom made acrylic box (8 x 8 x 4 cm.).; Short sentences depict the fictitious commute of a male protagonist are paired with tho... Read more
A collection of twenty-two chapbooks on various topics including Greek mythology and Hellenistic literature with references to Western artists, writers, and philosophers. Their unfixed order evokes th... Read more
"Right noise has quietly and methodically infiltrated the American household via airwaves, satellites, and cables. Religion and politics are the dramatis personae portraying liberal behavior as t... Read more