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.
"Lux Noctis is a series of photographs depicting landscapes unbound by time and space, influenced by ideas of planetary exploration, 19th century sublime romantic painting, and science fiction. W... Read more
"Artist and writer Karen Green's second book originated in a search for a woman who had vanished: her Aunt Constance whom Green knew only from a few family photos and keepsakes. In her absen... Read more
A 18th century novel by Laurence Sterne, re-imaged by Visual Editions.; Includes vol. 1 to vol. 9, originally published from 1760 to 1767. "When we briefed design studio, A Practice for Everyday... Read more
Photobook, wrapped with brown cover, opens up to Daniel Shea's photography, with texts by Walter Been Michael. The title of the book refers to one specific building in Long Island City (the artis... Read more
Photographs shot by an unknown Shanghai University student in the early ’80s, these portraits are of unknown individuals, manipulated by the artist Kensuke Koike. It's a three-volume series,... Read more