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.
Box, glued together like puzzle pieces, replicating a suitcase or trunk. Inside are 12 slates of wood laser-cutting text and illustrations of the physical and emotional baggage one carries during thei... Read more
This collection of “auroraisms” by author Aurora Diaz are set against patterned backgrounds and talk about issues of racism and feminism, particularly for brown women.; Library has no. 5/25.; Plastic... Read more
A collection of quotations, beginning with one by Susan Sontag addressing the taste for, and juxtaposition of quotations.; Cited authors range from musicians to visual artists, film makers, theorists,... Read more
“26 texts by Gavin Wade and friends. The book collects for the first time the writings of Gavin Wade and explores a practice that he refers to as ‘upcycling’, a process of stealing, copying, recycling... Read more
“In 2013 the artist began his ongoing project About Something, using the same work method as in Everything and Nothing and About Everything, with 'breath' being his first object of study. Ev... Read more
“A follow-up to ‘Contemporary Photography’ from 2013, Paul Paper offers new texts that describe motifs and trends in art photography of 2017, using humor to explore the contemporary condition of art a... Read more