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.
Sound art, photography, theory and debate discussing the work of Carsten Nicolai. Includes an interview with Nicolai by Hans Ulrich Obrist. Includes "Auto Rec," minimalist pattern tracks rec... Read more
Miller, George Bures, 1960-, Heiser, Jörg, Lilienthal, Matthias, Schneider, Eckhard
Published as a companion to a collaborative installation by Janet Cardiff and George Bures Miller, held at the Kunsthaus Bregenz in Austria.; "The artists break down music, noise, speech, physica... Read more
"Around 1985 I started to write sound poetry… I learned the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA)… IPA did not have symbols for many of the voice sounds I used to make, and I started to extend it... Read more
"This book includes photographs, photo-graphics and photograms of and with incandescent lamps, an extensive research into the history of the light bulb and its impact on various aspects of our mo... Read more
Handmade booklets with picture stories, telling text in screen printing. Each issue published in a limited edition, numbered and signed by the editor. No. 1 is in audio CD format.; Each issue has also... Read more
Die cut broadside with texts and colored illustrations of geisha puppets. Accompanying CD is a musical for puppeteers, geishas, and musicians, recorded by Jacob Baars, has been presented under the lab... Read more
Artists' book featuring documentation of an artists' talk and exhibition by Rirkrit Tiravanija.; Participants include Hans Ulrich Obrist, Rebecca Gordon Nesbitt, and others.; This publicatio... Read more
Recorded in 1999. Prepared piano piece composed by John Cage and interpreted by Steffen Schleiermacher. The recording is accompanied by a text in German. Library has copy number 48 in an edition of 99...