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.
In Italian: The last experience of Carlo Marcello Conti. First two pages account his thoughts about theproject, followed by illustrations. The last two pages are his credentials and a quote from Rossa... Read more
"Trax (1981-1987) was an 80s label founded by Piermario Ciani, Vittore Baroni and Massimo Giacon from Spirocheta Pergoli. It was an open networking project that connected over 500 artists and mus... Read more
"This work aims to mimic the process of translation (in this case from Italian to English.) The way a reader reads foreign languages; a single word's meaning emerges from the page while othe... Read more
A book compiling photographs, poetry, and drawings by late Italian-American architect, artist, poet, and photographer Alfonso Carrara, who "momentously documented the Allied advance through Italy... Read more
Contributors: Alighiero Boetti, Markus Raetz, Maurizio Nannucci, James Lee Byars, Edward Ruscha, Maurizio Mochetti, Massimo Nannucci, Renato Maestri, Siah Armajani, Remo Salvadori, Ettore Spalletti, A... Read more
Designed by students in the Typography and Book Arts class 2007 at Scripps College in consideration of Zaum poetry, as developed by Russian avant-garde artists such as Iliazd from 1913 onward. Images... Read more