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.
"Memoria Perdida" was made by design students Rosario Walker and Paulina Jimenez, from a workshop taught by Naranja Ediciones and the Brazilian designer Gutavo Piqueira within the Design cou... Read more
"An abstracted study of architectural shapes and forms, explored in 2D and 3D, to investigate the underlying difficulty of simultaneously perceiving and understanding multiple layers of vertical... Read more
One-of-a-kind book. Pages are paired and should be turned in twos, per the artist's instruction. Every other layer is a scan of the artist's sketch book, short text fragments reprinted onto... 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
A sculptural book whose tracing paper pages are laser-cut with a shape originating from the characters of the Korean text for "I understand" layered over each other. Signatures are long-stit... Read more
Guest edited by Riccardo Tisci in collaboration with Givenchy. The theme of "religion" presented by black-and-white photos and art curated by Riccardo Tisci. This leather-bound book is house... Read more