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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.
Collection of poetry and short stories, with an envelope of loose pages and ephemera mounted on one page. It includes a book of small stickers, a bumper sticker, 3 loose pages of poems, a transit map,... Read more
“This book is generated from several found texts, most notably a grammar book from the 1930s, rich in ambiguity and suggestion. It is the story [of] a menage a trois, a rockband named SHIN OHN, Mary a... Read more
“Contributors were asked to consider the notion(s) dissembling/dismantling in relation to work developed or selected for this issue.”--From the editor.; Contributors include: Alberto Vitacchio, Carla... Read more
Book produced on the occasion of the group exhibition of the same name at CARUS Gallery in Cleveland, OH, curated by Frances Lee and Thomas Huston. The exhibition is centered around concepts of safety... Read more