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.
An unbound artist book, using black elastic bands to keep folded pages attached to book. Each sheet is folded with a photograph on one side and text on the other.; "As an attempt at self reflecti... Read more
A two part, collaborative project, curated by Dana Nechmad and Samir Nahas. Designed by Joe Carpenter.; "A curated exquisite corpse, every artist contributes to a constantly evolving visual conve... Read more
"These are recipes from queer folks across the Midwest. They are expressions of the folks we love, the places we come from, and the ways we care for ourselves. Things worthy of preservation. Shar... Read more
"TOUCH OF WHITE is an entirely 3D printed pocket-sized book. As a substitution for paper, which is easily damaged and contaminated, the 3D printing material is capable of biodegrading at a faster... Read more
The book contains short text fragments. Includes reproduction of a black-and-white, framed photograph printed on acetate; two small cards, both containing the word “this” attached with metal paperclip... Read more
The artist explores food as a metaphor for the objectification of feminine bodies.; An acrylic box resembling a refrigerator holds 18 laser engraved neon acrylic pieces illustrating body parts.; An ac... Read more