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.
Written by Louis Jargow and Suzahn Ebrahimian, illustrated by Lauren Moran, designed by Blaine O'Neill.; "E//O is a contemporary poetic retelling of the Eurydice and Orpheus myth--a memory o... Read more
Larry Eigner's poetry is accompanied with plate designs by Ronald King.; "Fifty hard-bound copies, I-L, printed on pure rag-made paper with six plates printed blind intaglio and one hundred... Read more
A single sheet concrete poem speaking on the image formation of the “other” in discourse.; A binary is composed out of the repeating “I” and an extended poem written in Spanish with no spaces between... Read more
“A contemporary poetry journal based in Los Angeles. Each online issue corresponds to a small run of commissioned objects designed and printed by the artist.”--From the publisher.; A collaboration bet... Read more
"The Left Ear of the Machine is constructed of paper. the paper is in sheets. on the sheet, sometimes, appear words heard by the Left Ear. these words appear in 6 blocks per page and are numbered... Read more
A meditation on summer as a “season of grief, time, and healing."--From the artist.; Coptic-stitch book of photographs, primarily in black-and-white, and poetic text fragments in-between.; Librar... Read more