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.
"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
“While Blinking Repeatedly is a performative text installation and removal, the solicitation of a performance by a reader, a book, a slide-projection installation, and a partially destroyed cast-metal... Read more
"This work could be described as both a pataphysical bookwork and Wittgensteins legacy. I attack the physical conventions of standard book form. The text/images (graphemes) were created by cuttin... Read more
The book presents the work of five artists, all of whom currently live and work in Southern California. Artists include: David Antin, Eleanor Antin, Helen Mayer Harrison/Newton Harrison, Fred Lonidier... Read more
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
"The world in 24 hours" this telecommunications art event was coordinated by Robert Adrian from the Linz regional studio of the Austrian Broascasting Corporation (O.R.F.) and took place as p... Read more