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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.
"Ung Pung bombards its reader with grainy photocopied imagery found, photographed, and generated by a group of young Danish artists who celebrate graffiti art and the street culture of a variety... Read more
A "scientific/poetic fanzine about our solar system." Each page features abstract screen-printed representations of the following astronomical bodies or phenomena in space: the Cosmos, Earth... Read more
Kome't (comet in Norwegian) is printed on vellum. Collages of isolated elements from photographs, for example of soccer players and other people. The end of the book contains a scientific definit... Read more
Also titled Parallellakademi; "Parallel Academy investigates how collective memory is shaped and stored in an educational institution: the Oslo National Academy of the Arts (KHiO). In connection... Read more