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 series of xerox textbooks feature selections of recommended readings from the Press Press library collection in Baltimore, and is traded in exchange for new contributions to the library. Readi... Read more
"An incantation and repetition of prayers, marks the introduction to a young man's isolated, creatively-stifled existence. Deluded by the stagnating mythology of great European modernist art... Read more
Inspired by Buddhism and quantum physics, Crossing Map is a visual score exploring the nature of the human experience and the meaning of time and is illustrated by a series of organic drawings. Each b... Read more
'Seductiveness the which issued by the whole person' is the result of a project involving plant communication, durational performance, and generative literature.; Relying on the failures and... Read more