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.
"12 drawings and 12 photographs to be viewed in random order. This publication of The Museum of Modern Art Projects Program has been made possible through grants from Agnes Gund Saalfield and Vis... 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
"Works in parallel to Muntadas exhibition Stadium. Just as the installation is open ended, the audio recording offers various interpretations on the subject by five composers/sound artists"-... Read more
24 cards with handwriting and drawings inside a cardboard box. Users are instructed to 1. Choose a card at random. 2. Read the title and the drawing. 3. Seek the origin of the text in parts of the dra... Read more
Poitras has invited artists, novelists, technologists and academics to respond to the modern-day state of mass surveillance. Among them are author Dave Eggers, Chinese artist Ai Weiwei, the former Gua... Read more
13 square boards housed in folder within a square, black cardboard case. One describes the geometric order to the lines on each of the ten boards, each imprinted (embossed) with different line pattern...
Set lacks collective title and numbering ; title from slip case ; imprints varies for each booklet. Each booklet consists of 1 sheet (59 x 42 cm.) folded to 21 x 15 cm. and stapled to the inside the b... Read more
"The Apollo Prophecies depicts, in one long tritone panorama, an imagined expedition of 1960s American astronauts. Landing on the moon, they discover a lost mission of Edwardian astronauts who gr... Read more