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.
"On the 20th of March 2000, a collection of stories about the moon were gathered in the rotunda of the Bergen Art Museum in Norway. Over the course of a little more than an hour, twenty-four peop... Read more
Smyth sewn book of illustrations and text and a cassette with music, both contained within binder's boards. Published by Edition Riannon, copyright 1988. Text in German, English and Chinese. Them... Read more
"42 multiples." Twelve stories translated in and out of eighteen languages by 61 authors. Texts in English, Dutch, French, Swedish, German, Hungarian, Icelandic, Spanish, Urdu, Hebrew, Itali... Read more
A book about one of the biggest, and highly monitored urban squares, Tiananmen Square in Beijing, where a well documented student protest took place in 1989 that ended in a massacre. Officials and pol... Read more
Ask, Kristina, Hillesø, Christian, Rasmussen, Mads, Rosasco, Mia
A dictionary of words and their definitions, mixing languages (English, Chinese, German, Hebrew, and Korean) and not necessarily relating terminology in expected and traditional ways, thereby sabotagi... Read more
The work is a set of 26 magnet flash cards in an edition of 1,000. Each of the 26 illustrated card presents an image with its name in two different languages. Housed within plastic container. The Rena... Read more