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.
Collaborative project made in Studio Study: Paradigm of Collecting, taught by Jerry Bleem. Items added in response to one another.; Artists are: Sydney Davis, Katherine Eremia, Eliza Fields, Olivia Gi... Read more
Cardboard wrapper made from a pizza box, held together with shoe lace. Contains two folded sheets, containing text and diagrams; four postcard - size photographs taped to them with blue plastic tape.... Read more
A page ripped out of a book "Understanding the artist as a political man: recent critical assessment of Alexander Rodchenko," with sporadic handwritten doodles and text throughout by the art... Read more
Small suitcase housing 22 sewn pockets, some of them connected to each other. They contain found objects and are imprinted with handwritten notes about how those were obtained. Items include keys, pla... Read more
Comparative views of photographs to stamps. The artist looked at each floor tile in the kitchen, saw an image of a face in each one, and created a stamp. Photographs are glued onto the pages.; Library... Read more