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.
"The fourth in a series of small-format publications connected to the shows at ar/ge kunst, this monographic fanzine about American artist Mark Boulos is divided into four posters dedicated to th... Read more
Initially published in 2014 as a fanzine, the book documents the Dolomites, a mountain range in northeastern Italy, originally known as “the pale mountains.” Going from page to page mimics a walk alon... Read more
Library has 112/300.; signed by the artists.; Designed by Teresa Piardi, interview by Chiara Bardelli Nonino and Alessia Glaviano, text by Francesca Alfano Miglietti. Published in conjunction with an... Read more
"4,492,040 is a facsimile reprint of a series of catalogs Lucy R. Lippard produced during her curatorial career. Drawn from material originally published between 1969 and 1974, this work includes... Read more
“The story wends through the streets as traversed by a border-worker. A passage that describes the relationship between territory and working reality, beyond a merely occupational context. It’s a jour... Read more
"Reproduction of a wartime photo album inherited by artist Michael Snow from his aunt Dimple F. Snow (1896-1978) who created it during and after the First World War (1913-1921). Dimple's two... Read more