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.
Text by Valerie Zars. Cover and centerfold projects by Claire Lieberman. Interior projects by Judith Fleishman. Library owns no. 14 out 100. This book is comprised of photocopied images and text. The... 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
Hand-bound book, inspired by the original first cheerleading book, titled Just Yell and published in 1927. Contains instructions for rooters, kinds of cheers, psychology of crowds, and a volume of yel... Read more
Final zine projects for the SAIC's Punk 101 course, taught and compiled by Thomas Comerford, Spring semester 2016. Includes work by Christian Blauch, Ellery Chalmers, Jessica Darnell, Nicole Del... Read more
Based on the 'Griffin and Sabine' trilogy by Nick Bantock.; Title from disc label.; Installation instructions in insert guide.; CD-ROM for Windows and Macintosh.; System requirements for Win... Read more
A collaboration between poet and visual artist. Produced by the students and faculty of the Kansas City Art Institute. 5 glassine envelopes contains five poets' works. Housed in a canvas wrapper... Read more