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.
"This accordion book combines an array of black and white photographs with a 15th century Spanish ballad. Both words and imagery concern themselves with the immense pain and tiny joys of imprison... Read more
"Memoria Perdida" was made by design students Rosario Walker and Paulina Jimenez, from a workshop taught by Naranja Ediciones and the Brazilian designer Gutavo Piqueira within the Design cou... Read more
"Irregularly is an irregular publication of the friends of Irregularly."--Abstract photography, run as a series by Irregulomadaire.; Contributors include: Jean-Charles Depaule, Susanna Shann... Read more
Bar Dykes was wrriten in the early 1980s by Merril Mushroom. This publication includes the original play, an interview, and additional memorabilia.; "In 2016, editors Faythe Levine and Caroline P... Read more
"A book about everything but soil; silence, noise, memory, oblivion, mathematics, labyrinths, quantum physics; the channel of the rivers and the memory of its music: the evaporation of things and... Read more
A series of 36 double-rectangles, presented two to a page, created using combinations of 6 different line weights. All possible variations of the line weight combinations are used, and presented in a... Read more
Book of white and blue pages with a hole ripped in the middle of each, decreasing in size, with navy blue threads crossing over each hole to create a web. The title is taken from a poem by Cuban autho... Read more