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.
Catalog for "New World (Dis)Order" a traveling exhibition organized by the Northern California Council of the National Museum of Women in the Arts. The exhibition showed work with identity a... Read more
"Momentum emerged in 1948 as a group of artists opposed to the discriminatory practices of the Art Institute of Chicago. In that year the group presented its first show, proving unquestionably th... Read more
A collection of zines related to underground hardcore punk and metal from the 1980s and 1990s that the collector, while publishing his own zine "Primary Concern," acquired through trade, fre... Read more