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.
A quilt-bound artist book that is screenprinted on flannel fabric. "This book is my personal guide to building the perfect lawn. Using language/tone taken from magazines like 'Better Homes... Read more
“It Looks Like This” is a collaborative art book made by Mike Taylor and Eliot Greenwald. In the book are 5 objective descriptions by Mike Taylor of 5 cassette tape covers and the corresponding drawn... Read more
"Coliseum" is a synthesis of three years of dedicated research and drawing focused on Veterans Memorial Coliseum, an iconic building located in Portland, Oregon that was designed by Skidmore... Read more
3-color accordion book printed by Brandstifler and Kerstin Lichtblau at gold factory. Brandstifter used lyrics by Johnny Rotten/Sex Pistols, a collage by John Heartfield, photos and collage lost &... Read more
Collection of coasters from "Pick Up," a collaborative project between Protsenko and Barquin. Each coaster is printed with a story shared by participants, of interactions at clubs, bars, and... Read more