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.
"The series of portraits in this book were created by a facial recognition system recently developed in Moscow for public security and border control surveillance. The result is more akin to a th... Read more
Framed as "a reference book," this collection of simple black and white drawings explores shapes and objects in varying degrees of abstraction. While the book entertains the experimental atm... Read more
"Talking Futures is an English/German miniature book about utopias and futures. In addition to a conceptual history essay, there is a small phrasebook for possible futures. Utopian, futuristic, d... Read more
A collaborative arts magazine founded by Jake Tilson in 1984. Consisting of reproduction of found objects, drawings, collages and photographs. Each issue accompanied by different objects such as posta... Read more
Introduction by William Gibson. Designed by Alan Aboud, Jonathan Ive, and Michael Hodgson. Slipcase (34 cm.) designed by Jonathan Ive. Texts by Paul Smith, Richard Williams, and James Flint. Interview... Read more