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.
"Swatch booklet chronicling the rise and fall of the fur empire, where the typography and fur become more luxurious and then more generic, symbolizing the fall due to animal activism. The text of... Read more
Photographs made in “Balogun Market in Lagos, Nigeria explore themes such as globalization, urbanization, colonialism and capitalism…Vitturi surveyed the extent of China’s economic hold on Africa with... Read more
The work speaks to the artist’s interest in white space in texts and her fascination for printed materials and propaganda books from the former East Germany. This title consists of a book and a folder... Read more