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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.
Book with abstract, color illustrations on paper, bound with reflective Mylar pages. Images were drawn on Mylar, transferred to a positive plate, and then printed offset on Curtis Rag Text and Cover a... Read more
Consisting of 6 fold-out images based on the journal the artist wrote while staying at a beach house in Lewes Delaware. "Each image, taken from photographs and sketches made this year, is of one... Read more
Consisting of six interconnected frames through which illustrations can be viewed when the book is opened. Images are of carpets in color and monochrome. Concertinas have landscape and celestial image... Read more