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.
"The letters, which are very different in character and form, were read aloud in the gallery on 16 March 2014, while the fanzine Woodpecker Letters #1 were printed in our temporary Risograph prin... Read more
"This poster is my first-ever offset print. It’s a retelling of Antonioni’s Blow-Up, which is itself an adaptation of a short story by Julio Cortazar. 2016 is the fiftieth anniversary of the movi... Read more
"This poster is the newest piece from the continuing text/image collaboration between artist/educator Joseph Lappie and artist/author Brandon Graham. Lappie created the illustrations and did the... Read more
This poster was designed and printed to commemorate the event, "This Event Builds Community; How Hyper Local Collaboration Can Support the Arts and Free Expression." The event was a reading... Read more