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.
"Reverse Hallucinations in the Archipelago explores the legacies of colonial science in Southeast Asia, asking how to meaningfully re-calibrate the natural histories of the Malay Archipelago in o... Read more
A series, where collaborative artists create a visual publication full of photographs and manipulated images.; Everything Is Collective (E.I.C.) is an ongoing collaboration between three artists: Jaso... Read more
From Aspen Magazine box series, (volume 1, number 1), contains 1 brochure, 6 booklets, 3 loose-leaf sheets, and 1 translucent record. Co-designers of the first issue of Aspen Magazine are: George Lois... Read more
A series, each a set of 7 sheets telling one story with photographs of various locations and objects, similar to how a newspaper holds many stories.; "Extras is an ongoing series that became a wa... Read more
A chapbook of text, in visual form.; "Each piece of manuscript uses a single letter of the alphabet towards the composition of Kaleidoscope of images. The manuscript is a selection from a larger... Read more
A complete collection of the 8 volume comic book series Half-Asleep, housed in a handmade slipcase. Written by Kyle O’Connell with art by Beth Hetland.; “At age 11 Ivy Lassette is the youngest student... Read more