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.
A book of portraits and descriptions of people important to the artist. “The portraits in this book are not only some personal memories, but also a discussion of the nature of portraiture, the relatio... Read more
"A project of love, a collaboration that enabled two friends separated by physical space to find a way to continue to learn, grow, and heal together. Entropy of the Healing Heart explores the cos... Read more
Taste Our Voodoo documents the creative partnership between American songstress, poet, writer and actress Lydia Lunch and French experimental sound artist and turntablist Philippe Petit across a doubl... Read more
Hand-bound with four metal twisted ties. Housed in printed cardboard slipcase.; Library has 48/300. Signed by the artist. Pages depict reproductions of what looks like pencil drawings and rubbings of... Read more
"Tender Tearful Spaces features the collaborative work of painter and glass artist Suzanne Reese Horvitz and sculptor Robert Roesch, culminating in their installation “Second Wall of Tears.” The... Read more
The book contains short text fragments. Includes reproduction of a black-and-white, framed photograph printed on acetate; two small cards, both containing the word “this” attached with metal paperclip... Read more
Experimental romance about the conquest of Mexico. 80 pages of text with 16 illustrations, hand-printed on full-color stencil press at Knust/Extrapool in Holland. Covers printed on birds nest paper im... Read more