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.
“Conservative Shithead (C.S.) is a journal dedicated to visual artists influenced by extreme metal; this issue is a black metal special issue dedicated to French artists Elodie Lesourd. A landscape bl... Read more
Blue and black riso print of abstract, painterly shapes on munken paper. Pamphlet, poster, and oversize card published by Editions FP&CF, a non-profit organization based in Paris, France that was... Read more
"Inspired by Letraset transfer pictograms, SUCH IS LIFE... has been hand printed by the author in an edition of three hundred and twenty copies, of which twenty, numbered I to XX and signed, on B... Read more
An oversized volume of illustrations, "in the style of shunga (Edo-period erotic illustration)"—from the author. Grotesque subject matter is rendered in vivid reds and heavily textured strok... Read more
Book features small, isolated images of smoke and flames, assumed to be taken from larger shots documenting violence and destruction in the author's homeland of Lebanon. Includes unbound preamble... Read more
"Spreading the Word" is the title because the author visually spreads the words wide across the pages in this typographically heavy book about love and sex.; Library has no 58 out of an edit... Read more