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.
Published to coincide with an exhibition held at Museum Ludwig. The artist pairs pictures side by side referring her photographs on the one hand to everyday life situations, on the other hand to surre... Read more
Artist's book containing pictures of hairpins in various arrangements accompanied by captions in German and some in English. Printed on translucent paper that allows layered readings of the text.... Read more
A fictitious conversation between the artist and the poet Paul Celan. In two parts, French and German, bound together back-to-back. Library has no. 50 in a limited edition of 55, signed by the artist.... Read more
Sound art, photography, theory and debate discussing the work of Carsten Nicolai. Includes an interview with Nicolai by Hans Ulrich Obrist. Includes "Auto Rec," minimalist pattern tracks rec... Read more