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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.
Reprint of a title that first became available in 1975, edited by Kunstraum Munchen. It reproduces all of Hans-Peter Feldmann's published works from 1968 - 1974 in one single volume. The contents... Read more
"The Dead" reprints images of members and victims of various political underground movements in Germany during the second half of the 20th century (i.e. the Baader-Meinhof group, RAF, APO, e... Read more
A series of highly pixelated close-ups of gymnasts' faces who are all participating in various Olympic Games. The images are taken off the television screen in the very moment the athletes are ab... Read more
A book about one of the biggest, and highly monitored urban squares, Tiananmen Square in Beijing, where a well documented student protest took place in 1989 that ended in a massacre. Officials and pol... Read more