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.
"This series of photographs records the work of a performance group known as CoAccident. I mainly wanted to catch the flow of their energy, not for the sake of analytical study, but as a direct r... Read more
A work in four movements for a piano prepared with spoons. Instructions included for performance. Interpretation of the abstract prints that replace any traditional musical notation is up to the perfo... Read more
"Event Scores, involve simple actions, ideas, and objects from everyday life re-contexualized as performance. Event Scores are texts that can be seen as proposal pieces or instructions for action... Read more
Consisting of writings illustrated by accompanying drawings and xeroxed advertisements. Collected and designed by Alison Knowles. Produced at Open Studio in Rhinebeck, N.Y. "Summer 1983"--Co... Read more
The visual content of this book consists of pieces of string threaded through holes in the pages of the book, which create shadows as the pages are turned. Copy 48 of 50 signed and numbered by the art... Read more