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.
In Italian: The last experience of Carlo Marcello Conti. First two pages account his thoughts about theproject, followed by illustrations. The last two pages are his credentials and a quote from Rossa... Read more
"Trax (1981-1987) was an 80s label founded by Piermario Ciani, Vittore Baroni and Massimo Giacon from Spirocheta Pergoli. It was an open networking project that connected over 500 artists and mus... Read more
In this book, the artist depicts five martyrs through the creation of highly-realistic lithographs. Each lithograph is pasted on a leaf and followed by a description of the circumstances that led to t... Read more
Design and printing by Robert Rowe, Gold Quoin Press, Peoria, Illinois. Part of the artist's series of flash fiction centered around issues of war. In this poster, the narrator recounts being par... Read more
Design and printing by Robert Rowe, Gold Quoin Press, Peoria, Illinois. Part of the artist's series of flash fiction centered around issues of war. In this poster, the narrator dreams that her ga... Read more
"Fanciful historic gynecological representations of women are juxtaposed with a contemporary patient / doctor interview, which reveals the authority a traditionally male medical culture holds in... Read more