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.
An exercise of decontextualization and deformation of signs used in the shorthand alphabet specific to Civil Engineering.; As a group, they form a collection of abstractions with a binary color scheme... Read more
Cut pages allow for the creation of various monsters by combining heads, bodies and feet.; Each body part is accompanied by a name, skill set and place of origin which allows for the creation of chara... Read more
An exploration in color, shape, and form. Human Figure is a series informed by “observing and putting the body in relation to dance. Scissors were used as a drawing tool and paper as a support to synt... Read more
A collection of illustrations of birds from Argentina.; Their scientific names are placed as a preface.; They are depicted in their natural habitat, yet the artist takes liberty in their color schemes...
"The photographs and photo arrangements of Leandro Katz's Historia Natural were made between 1972 and 1979 and involve an aggressive re-orientation of space and time that complicates the aut... Read more
"The Memory of a Vacation Album is a photo book that compiles images from a family album that were all altered by a water leak in my father's apartment. The interaction between these photogr... Read more
First issue of a yearly publication featuring a collection of original mixed-media artwork by 37 artists. "The artists participating in this first issue were devoted to the creation of a broad fi... Read more
"The subject of S(h)elf Portrait is a small work area whose main feature is a wall mounted pay telephone. Photographed over a period of time, the space undergoes a series of changes dictated by n... Read more
'G.E. Marx-Vigo' was the name adopted by Graciela Marx and Edgardo-Antonio Vigo. On the inside cover of the portfolio there are hand-drawn and collaged elements. One page unfolds to a length... Read more