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.
Published on the occasion of the exhibition "The Pale Fox" held at Chisenhale Gallery, London, February 28-April 13, 2014 ; Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, June 10-August 17, 2014 ; Bét... Read more
Short story written by Sheckley, originally in 1954. This edition features illustrations by Bergtold, and is cut into the shape of a spaceship with an etched aluminum and vinyl case. <br/>... Read more
An “illustrated collection of curse tablets made in ancient Greece and Rome.”--From the publisher.; Images of sewing and embroidery are paired with surrealist style drawings with an emphasis on patter... Read more
Made to correspond to an exhibition by Auerbach and Charlotte Posenenske.; The book includes four scale models of components in Posenenske’s sculptures, alongside stamp designs drawn from components o... Read more
Library has 130/500.; Signed by the artist. Includes three folded sheets, one pamphlet and one postcard, all housed in back pocket.; Additional inserts throughout the book.; The work “seeks to represe... Read more
Published in conjunction with Punk House, an exhibition of items “culled from the archive of Destroy All Monsters (DAM), an influential Michigan artist collective/band that included Mike Kelley, Cary... Read more
The pages of this book are cut out to form a string of paper dolls in accordion fashion. When extended the book reads: "If I was a good girl my mother hung me on the wall. If I was a bad girl my... Read more