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.
A photo book about a first relationship that was thought to last forever. Features documentation of a long-distance relationship enduring hurt, happiness, and uncertainty through social media screensh... Read more
A diary zine about the artist's complicated feelings about moving from one small town to another across the country. Inside "you will find musings on the concept of home, mental health, self... Read more
A journal series, edited and published by Gabrielle Welsh. In the first issue, the contributing artists describe failure as being against the heteronormative measure of success, and explore ways of ha... Read more
"Hom(less)ness is a compilation of a range of voices, both near and far, speaking to notions of home, identity, and otherness, to mention just a few. Alongside our contributors, we seek to raise... Read more
A collection of daily, diary comics by artist Annie Mok, inspired by the style and format of her work during the 2014 hourly comic challenge. Strips are drawn with a sense of urgency, using simple bla... Read more
Typewritten personal zine (per-zine) by Melanie (or Melon), a queer high school student drummer in a riot grrrl band. Features stories about her parents' divorce, breasts and masturbation, aborti... Read more
"WTVR (White Tiger Vacation Rental) lasted 4 issues before the idea was repurposed. It was designed as a way of recontextualizing content from the Urban blog to bring exposure of that content to... Read more