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.
Zines produced for the Punk 101 class, Spring 2012. Authors are: Andrea Alonge, Graeme Butler, Katie Condon, Sabrina De Martini, James Decker, Lara Ditkoff, Brandon Goei, Gabriella Hileman, Bronwyn Is... Read more
"Illustrations of party food and hors d'oevres are accompanied by phrases that sound like half of a conversation about something important. The drawings are whimsical but somehow slightly ob... Read more
"On February 26, 2012, a teenage boy named Trayvon Martin was walking home in the rain, chatting on his phone with a friend and eating skittles. Then he was killed. The ensuing media frenzy gave... Read more
An examination of food from a variety of viewpoints using drawing, photography, woodblock printing, and poetry. Participating artists include Ruben Arenas, Andrew Extein, Dustin Gramstead, Dieu Ha, Ja... Read more
Collection of poems and short stories used in artist's previous photographic works and spoken word performances, including materials and fabrics from prior installations and printed work. Explore... Read more
The book contains handwritten text and hand-colored illustrations.; Accordion-folded sheet attached both ends onto cardboards covered with marbled paper. Springs tied closure at fore-edge, top and bot... Read more
"This book explores an expanded visual narrative, employing gestures from comics, or sequential art. The pieces and parts of the story accumulate around the idea of moving, relocating, separating... Read more