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.
Zine written and edited by Ralph Coon. Each issue features one topic. Description based on: Issue 2, The weird world of Dr. Gene Scott. "Dr. Gene Scott was a fiery television and radio evangelist... Read more
"Parodying the format of a regular newspaper column, Today in History presents a series of drawings and paraphrased stories, extracted from Turkish newspapers from the last four decades. The news... Read more
Includes rubber stamp impressions of the first participants in Gaglione's mail/stamp network in 1967-1968 (Ray Johnson, Ed Plunkett, Richard C., and John Evans). Description based on: Vol. 8, No.... Read more
Quarterly is a publication produced in Brooklyn. This issue uses content obtained from communiques, FBI files, and newspapers to explore the workings of The Black Panther Party, The Weather Undergroun... Read more
Shotgun Seamstress discusses the difficulties of being a black person within dominantly white punk and queer scenes. The author and contributors give anecdotes about their experiences at punk concerts... Read more
"Illustrations of party food and hors d'oevres are accompanied by phrases that sound like half of a conversation about something important. The drawings are whimsical but somehow slightly ob... Read more
The O-G is an artist's zine series by Amy Sillman. The #11 (Winter 2017) edition is inspired by Ovid's Metamorphosis. The publication includes reproductions of drawings and paintings, of int... Read more