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 conceptual approach to combining the definition of meteorological whiteout and the product of white-out liquid, commonly used to correct printed texts. Textual images were made by physically applyin... Read more
Hand cut geometric pop-up triangles, circles and squares, combined with foliage photographs inserted in double leaves and appeared behind cut-out figures, explore the interaction of cast shadows and t... Read more
Title and all printed information is from a wrapper fitted around the folded book. The book is folded accordion-style and printed on one side only. When the book is completely unfolded it creates a si... Read more
12 press sheets printed on #80 Mohawk Vellum Cool White paper and packaged with a microwave wheat paste recipe to create a 7 ft. square quilt. Limited numbered and signed edition of 40. Library has no... Read more
Collaboration between the artist and Dr. Gwen Ryberg of the Sunnyview Psychiatric Institute of Hillcrest, Ohio to produce a case study. Based on the documents left by a mental patient, Mr. O, a schizo... Read more