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.
Rüegger, Romy, Schumacher, Marlon, Gottschick, Sebastian
In the style of concrete and structural music, this work departs from documentation of the piano in Franziska Koch's house as it is cleaned, creating a random and abstract melody. The artist had... Read more
Black-and-white photographs arranged in a grid: three rows with six photographs each per page. The images were taken in New York and Paris, and are mostly portraits of people. Their arrangement from l... Read more
Edition limited to 500 copies.; Library has copy number 253 signed by the artists.; Photographs of human bodies with text printed directly onto the skin, the forehead, etc. are interleaved with semi -... Read more
A celebration of metamorphosis with photographs and text, exploring the themes of storytelling, fairy tale, fantasy, and transformation. Includes twelve large-format color photographs that fold out in... Read more
Roth-Handle cigarettes are produced in Germany. The artist made the book match the size of the cigarette package and pasted the package wrapper onto the verso of the board covers.; Signed by the artis...
"Audiolab is in this way made up of a series of different sound pieces, specifically produced to be diffused inside an architectural module, created by young French designers." -- Program no... Read more