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.
"Hom(less)ness is a compilation of a range of voices, both near and far, speaking to notions of home, identity, and otherness, to mention just a few. Alongside our contributors, we seek to raise... Read more
Pop-up book with stitched thread design on front cover, and found historical images throughout book. Housed in cardboard box with found image mounted on lid. Text in English and Russian.;"Let Me... Read more
Dietrich Helms requests 40 artists to supply for a book edition to the topic black square. "Auflage 391 numerierte Exemplare, davon No. 1-20 von den Künstlern signiert, No. 21-50 mit beigelegtem... Read more
A book inspired by the written word and its preservation in physical form. As a showcase of handwriting and calligraphy, the book displays the alphabet in a range of styles. Additionally, each page in... Read more
Photographic reproductions depicting the desperation of Russian street life. Two volume in slipcase. Text in German, English and Russian. Volume two title: Am boden, parallel title in English: By the... Read more
"This story is not about the people, it is about this place Aral, which used to be [the Aral Sea, between Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan] and now is transformed into a desert. But even this landscape... Read more