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.
"Cafeterias in the UAE are ubiquitous and have somehow become an integral element of the Emirati cultural experience. Moreover, the cafeteria is a cultural concoction — a mélange of disparate tas... Read more
“An architecture and design publication using the imperceptible borders of the Middle East as a reference.”--From the publisher.; Each issue covers a different topic related to culture, urbanism, and... Read more
Documentation and reflection on a series of sculpture and installation works: Fish Tank, The William Ashbless Project, and Floating World.; The artist includes studio shots of work in progress, proces... Read more
'Unmade Film' was developed over a two-year period of research and production between 2011 and 2013. The work and its different elements evolved out of exchanges and collaborations with psyc... Read more
A magazine dedicated to the arts and culture of the Middle East. Collection has Issue 12 (Fall 2007, on the topic of Egypt) which contains new projects by: Anoush Abrar, Lara Almarcegui, Abraham Cruzv... Read more
A series of seven books, housed in a cardboard folded box. Each book contains an essay by one of the contributors and a small flap with a fold-out poster that relates to the essay. From the project... Read more
Political writing on the role of faith shared by Christian and Muslim cultures and the immaterial as a valuable agent in society and public life. The illustrated essays are accompanied by an interview... Read more