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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.
"The photographs in this book were made in Brighton & Hove during 2010. They feature objects and creatures that I scooped up from the local surroundings and introduced into the body of my cam... Read more
"This instruction supersedes starting a secret society no. 18 and supplements no. 19: no. 17: no. 14: no. 12 appendix D: and no. 16 appendix Q: no. 11 appendices F and A" -- T. p.; Accompani... Read more
A step-by-step guide book explaining how to look like you're cleaning everything properly without spending too much time.; 10 copies printed; library has no. 3; signed by the artist.; All copies... Read more
"This book was inspired by the notion that, when looked at closely, smoking a cigarette is a strange activity.... The main pages were printed on 130g cartridge paper. The orange and white colours... Read more
" ... a fold-out page containing spaces for collected cigarette cards. The booklet is produced under my own invented brand Elysian's Cigarettes. The images are manipulated collages from the... Read more