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.
A collection of drawings, doodles, and photographs resembling a journal or sketchbook made during a residency at Feira Plana.; Contributors include: Bia Bittencourt, Elaine Ramos, Aline Valli, Florenc... Read more
Text in English, French, Portuguese, Spanish. The work consists 30 dust jackets of non-existing books, a literary journey throughout different topics and subject matters, ranging from unpublished memo... Read more
Connections project/Conexus, organized by Josely Carvalho and Sabra Moore, held at the Museum of Contemporary Hispanic Art (MOCHA), New York, N.Y., from January 8-February 8, 1987. Connections project... Read more
"The War-machines Against the Capture Apparatus" is a photo novel created as part of the urban intervention project Arte/Cidade, realized in São Paulo, Brazil, from 1994 – 2002. Arte/Cidade... Read more
"Queer Paper Gardens or The Wildlife of Symbols" is a publication project by Paula Roush and Maria Lusitano that evolved out of an exhibition with the same name at Museu da Electricidade, Li... Read more
The book interlaces text parts from the 1847 internal regulations of a textile factory in Portugal with photographs of abandoned factory floors, old photographs of workers, reproductions of old docume... Read more