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.
"Shut Up Truth is a document of artist Michael Schmelling's friendship with James Holloway, a Texas native and union projectionist. The project began in 1996, when Schmelling met Holloway at... Read more
"This selection of color photographs was inspired by the contrasting simultaneous feelings of sadness and humor...The pictures were taken from 1997 to 2001 in the United States, Canada, France, H... Read more
"Jubliee is Ted Fair's first book. These color photographs were taken between 2000 and 2003 across the United States. The selection is meant to be read as one would read the lines of a poem;... Read more
Folder includes 17 sheets, one with instructions on how to construct the pop-up book. Also includes one thin strip of matboard, one piece of gray marbled paper and 6 small pieces of white paper. Instr... Read more
Box containing reproductions of work and ephemera from the 1970s by artist Mike Mandel. Includes The Baseball-Photographer Trading Cards, where Mandel traveled across the U.S. in 1974 and posed 134 ph... Read more
Small blue booklet with green stamp of a human figure on the front; inside features reproductions of spiritually-themed relief prints and a short text. Dedicated "to artists everywhere." Sig... Read more