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.
"Months after the London Riots of 2011, the Metropolitan Police hand delivered leaflets to people's letterboxes which depicted youngsters that presumably took part in the events… This book i... Read more
"Included is original footage of The American Moon (1960) and Flower (1963), both filmed by Whitman as notes to himself, and short documentaries about the works - featuring interviews with Trisha... Read more
HPSCHD, a collaboration between John Cage and Lejaren Hiller, called for 7 harpsichords playing randomly-processed music, 51 tapes of computer-generated sounds, approximately 5,000 slides of abstract... Read more
A wooden box containing "loose and exchangeable materials in the form of printed matter, objects, sound and computer programs." Edited by Jordan Crandall. The box contains 1 envelope of Mica... Read more
Contents include loose printed matter, transparencies, 3 computer disk (3 1/2 in.), 1 sound cassette, sand, ginger root, cape, rubber pipe, and other items. 2 metal hooks attached with string mounted... Read more
Consists of miscellaneous loose items, issued in portfolio; title from cover flap of portfolio. Participants in this issue of S.M.S. include Su Braden, James Byars, Christo, Walter de Maria, Richard H... Read more