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.
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
The artist “draws and traces everyday objects; they fall slowly. They don’t smash but heap up loosely, leaning against one and other.”--From the publisher.; Movement is represented through composition... Read more
Eight original hand printed collotype images with screenprinted text housed in clam shell box. The gelatin coated aluminum plates were hand inked by John Roberts. Each print is in an edition of fiftee... Read more
"This then is a catalog of work done during 1984-86 while considering that premise. The work also intends to take into account relevant social issues, hopefully without becoming identified with p... Read more
"A visual intervention with the poetry by Liliane Giraudon, this beautifully printed silkscreen book includes text, pop-ups, a Polaroid photograph and painterly reactions to Polaroid Poem I. A ca... Read more
As part of a class project, taught by Margaret Carsello in the Spring of 2015 in the Department of Contemporary Practices, the students observed cultural and social signs and codes that uphold patriar... Read more
"The Real Life Diary of a Young Boy" is an autobiographical zine produced in the late 1990s. The zine addresses growing up as an adolescent in the American South near the turn of the millenn... Read more