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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 Coming Envelope is BookThug Press’s (Toronto) semiannual publication of experimental prose, edited and designed by Malcolm Sutton."--From Art Metropole’s website.; Six issues of short narrat... Read more
1 sheet of a video documentation of live performance with text, sound and walking. Home is a series "proposes an excavation of place in analog and digital memory. Drawing texts and sounds from a... Read more
23 zines housed in white box, contributed by: John Arsenault, Lisa Anne Auerbach, Michelle Blade, Peter Cochrane, Content is Relative, Ben Cuevas, Daniel Dallabrida, Dandy Industries, Phil Davis, Chri... Read more
Reproductions of twelve tintype photographs inspired by the artist's home life. Images are inkjet printed, the text is LaserJet printed. End paper and cotton rag covers are handmade.; Library has... Read more
American photographer Carl Corey documents life in the Midwest through a series of color photographs. Themes include abandoned property, desolation in public space, small town documentation.; Limited... Read more