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.
"Swatch booklet chronicling the rise and fall of the fur empire, where the typography and fur become more luxurious and then more generic, symbolizing the fall due to animal activism. The text of... Read more
An oversized comics story. "Underneath the heavy blanket there is a train stopping in all the same places and it is passing between all the known and unknown evils of today and yesterday. Who is... Read more
Graphic zine series featuring Edie Fake's queer mystical adventure, robotic/humanoid creature Gaylord Phoenix. Issue #4 is partially supported by a Community Arts Assistance Program grant from th... Read more
Poems performed as songs by the Snow Flake Band. The artist "applied white duct tape and painted with the aptly named White-Out on magazine images of mountains and snowboarders. On top of it all... Read more