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 main concept is to create a space in which I felt I belonged. There is a sense of serenity to the outside, which contrasts with the more gruesome insides where there is a greater need for pr... Read more
“An exploration of painting and its reproduction. A series of small acrylic paintings were reproduced in scale, with the addition of some severe digital geometric intervention. Computer to plate techn... Read more
A collection of four perforated postcard sized illustrations of Mexico City’s public spaces and streets.; Gatherings of people are depicted in time square and convenience stores while the cityscape an... Read more
“Composed solely of imagery from four vintage postcards found by the artist in Tokyo, which show the flight path of an old stunt airplane through multiple superimposed snapshots of its position.”--Fro... Read more
A collection of appropriated images of Donald Trump, the 45th president of the United States.; In some cases, his mouth and eyes change in what seems to be the gesticulation done before uttering a wor... Read more