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.
"Studies of Jahyne is an interdisciplinary exploration of the essence of femininity and its relationship to the female body through the means of garment making and photography. The point of depar... Read more
A comic book anthology, featuring over fifty underground comic book artists, participating in cartooning narrative games involving panels from comic strips such as Nancy, Garfield, and Popeye. The car... Read more
“'The New York Testament of our Lord and Savior' is a collection of religious tracts found in the New York City subway system. With each tract’s text removed, the aesthetic decisions made by... Read more
Phonebook for gays and lesbians, with addresses / numbers of restaurants, shops, organizations etc. Areas of focus are: Boston, California, Chicago, Hpuston, Key West Area, New York, and Pacific North... Read more
"Jim Woodring brings a lot of dimension to his 2-D art by using wavy lines of varying thickness to shade figures and create specific textures, and Charles Barnard breaks Woodring’s intricate draw... Read more
A book about two men who went missing in southwest Iceland, the biggest and most controversial murder investigation in the country's history, with the highest levels of political power drawn into... Read more
To commemorate the fifteenth anniversary of McSweeney's Quartlery Concern, this is a comprehensive collection of what the publisher considers to be the most remarkable work. Drawing on the full r... Read more