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.
Cut-out window on cover, revealing the image form title page.; Library has no. 14 in an edition of 15.; A pink, loose sheet of paper entitled "HOW TO READ THE BOOK OF SUICIDE" is inserted in... Read more
Published on the occasion of the third annual Artists' Books and Recordings Exhibition/Sale held Sept. 19-28, 1986, sponsored by the Museum of Contemporary Art Store, Chicago, Ill.; Each of its p... Read more
"EDITION SHIMIZU - Non profit alternative publication for Art and Communication being open to every person all around the world/limited edition, 3 editions per year including the theme oriented i... Read more
Alphabet book created during a season in London and Oxford, 1983-84.; The book is photocopied from collages of humorous writings, drawings and photos.; Collection has no. 31 in an limited edition of 1... Read more
"Fire in the Lake publishes rare and unavailable documentation of the contemporary period. Lesser known and unknown work is emphasized. Published 10 times a year. Published by the A & L Paint... Read more
Compiled by the artist, using transparency film and found ancient Greek hymns "The Homeric Hymns to Demeter", with woodcuts by Susanna Coffey.; Includes bibliographical references.; Library... Read more
A small photocopied booklet meant to look like miniature loose-leaf paper, stapled in the upper left-hand corner and containing one word on each page that read "my dear aunt susie." Once con... Read more